Be the first to follow Australia x Argentina’s best moments. The match ended in a very balanced game, 87 x 84 for the Boomers.
First, the match saw the debut of forward Mattis Thiebull wearing an Australian uniform. The team led by coach Brian Gurjian made the debut: Aaron Baynes; Pivot, Joe Ingalls and Jock Landell; both wards, and finally Matthew Delvedova and Patrick Mills; on the frame.
On the other hand, Sergio Hernández’s Argentine performed with: Luis Scola; of spindle, Gabriel Deck and Francisco Cafaro; Facundo Campazo and Luca Villadoza, playing with the wings and finally, off the guard.
From now on, the two teams had different styles, with Argentina finding a lot of infiltration and contact, while Australia tended to a more balanced style of play, suited to both three-ball pitches and intrusions.
Australia 22 shirt Mattis Thiboul scored 15 points, four steals and three blocks. Although Patrick Mills led the Boomers in scoring, a total of 17 points, including a three-ball hit in the final quarter clock, ensured victory.
Australian team debuted against in Tokyo Olympics Nigeria, 25 July, Sunday.
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