BEIJING, China — Argentina and Spain will compete for Naismith Trophy on Friday evening following successful wins in the Semi-Finals of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019.
Luis Scola and Facundo Campazzo led the way as Argentian defeated France 80-66.
Spain returns to the Final for the first time since 2006, after a double overtime 95-88 win over Australia. The Toronto Raptors Marc Gasol finished with 33-points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. Ricky Rubio (Phoenix Suns) contributed 19 points, 7 rebounds and 12 assists.
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The new FIBA Basketball World Cup champions will be crowned on Sunday, September 15 at the Wukesong Sport Arena in Beijing. The title game is scheduled to tip off at 20:00 (GMT+8).
Australia and France will face off in the Third-Place Game, which takes place on Sunday at 16:00 (GMT+8).