France take care of business on Day 2 at FIBA 3x3 U17 Europe Cup 2022
3 Sep 2022
ATHENS (Greece) - Both French teams finished undefeated on Day 2 of the FIBA 3x3 U17 Europe Cup in Athens, Greece, on September 3, 2022.
In the women's category, France were the only team that finished Day 2 undefeated. They ruled Pool D with two victories against Czech Republic (21-8) and Lithuania (15-6). Margot Ounounou led "Les Bleues" with 13 points. Czech Republic stamped their ticket to the knock-out rounds after defeating Lithuania in the last game of the pool (19-14).
In the men's side, just one week after winning the 3x3 U18 World Cup, France continued to shine with victories over Latvia (21-11) and Croatia (17-15), who were eliminated.
Last, but not least, in men's Pool A, Lithuania survived a thriller against Estonia (10-9) and then defeated hosts Greece to. Estonia will join them in the quarter-finals tomorrow thanks to their win over the Greek hosts, 21-17.
MEN Lithuania - Latvia Ukraine - Israel Germany-Turkey France- Estonia
WOMEN Slovenia - Poland France - Sweden Netherlands - Czech Republic Spain - Germany
1. Nikolaos-Ioannis Chitikoudis - Greece men - 18pts. 2. Fabian GIessman - Germany men - 17 pts. 3. Maira Banko - Germany women - 16 pts.
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