Basketball / World Cup2019: Angola defeated for the second time

Foshan – Angola lost 61-92 to Italy on Monday in the second round of Group D of the senior men’s basketball World Cup, in China.

Angola thus recorded their second defeat after their debut in the inaugural round against Serbia by 59-105.

By half-time at the Foshan International Center for Sports and Culture, the African champions were losing by 21-44.

Yanick Moreira was the best scorer of the national team, with 15 points.

With this defeat, the Angolans will play in the qualifiers, while Serbia and Italy have virtually secured the passage to the round of 16.

Angola ends this first phase playing against the Philippines, Wednesday (8:30 A.M. Angola time).

Source: Angola Press News Agency