Russia inflicted heartbreak on F.Y.R. of Macedonia to deny them a historic first medal in another highly absorbing and unforgettable match-up.
Russia and F.Y.R. of Macedonia have already traded blows in one thrilling encounter at EuroBasket 2011 and they'll do so again on Sunday, but this time with a bronze medal at stake.
France will get the chance to fight it out for the EuroBasket title with Spain after their first ever win in a Semi-Final.
Russia and France know what it's like to meet in big games at the EuroBasket because the two squared off four years ago in the Quarter-Finals in Madrid.
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