The Spanish national basketball team defeated France in the final of the European Championship

© Eurobasket press serviceSpanish basketball player Rudy Fernandez

MOSCOW, 18 Sep – The Spanish national basketball team defeated the French team in the final match of the European Championship.
European Basketball Championship (EuroBasket)
September 18, 2022 • start at 21:30

88 : 76

The meeting, which took place in Berlin, ended with the score 88:76 (23:14, 24:23, 19:20, 22:19) in favor of the Spaniards. Spain forward Juanjo Hernangomes scored 27 points, while teammate Lorenzo Brown scored a double-double with 14 points and 11 assists. Evan Fournier scored the most points for the opponent (23).
The Spanish national team for the fourth time in history won the gold medal of the European Championship. The Spaniards became champions in 2009, 2011 and 2015. They also have six silver and four bronze medals. The French won silver medals for the third time. The team became the champion once (2013) and six times – the bronze medalist.
Earlier, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) decided to exclude Russian teams from participating in all competitions under the auspices of the organization. The Russian national team at EuroBasket was replaced by the Montenegrin team.

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