Double-double Doncic helped Slovenia beat Georgia in the World Cup match
MOSCOW, 28 Aug – The Slovenian national basketball team defeated the Georgian team in the match of the second round of the preliminary round of the World Cup, hosted by Indonesia, the Philippines and Japan.
Group F meeting, which took place in Okinawa (Japan), ended with the score 88:67 (16:17, 29:16, 18:17, 25:17) in favor of the Slovenes. As part of the winners, a double-double was scored by Luka Doncic (34 points, 10 rebounds). Sandro Mamukelashvili scored the most points for the Georgian team – 21.
FIBA World Cup
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67 : 88
The Slovenian team won the second victory and climbed to the first place in the Group F standings. The Georgian team, with a victory and a defeat, is in the second position.
In the final match at the current stage, the Slovenian national team will play with the Cape Verde team on August 30, and the Georgians will meet with the Venezuelans on the same day.