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Pasok na sa 2016 Rio Olympics ang koponan ng bansang France matapos matalo ang Canada sa FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament sa MOA Arena.
Tulad ng inaasahan, dikit na dikit ang laban sa pagsisimula ng laro. Pinangunahan ni Euroleague MVP Nando de Colo ang France sa simula habang si Cory Joseph naman ang nagdala sa Canada.
France defeated Canada, 83-74 in the Finals of the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament Manila and earns a spot in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Tony Parker led Team France with 26 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists.
2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament Manila Day 2 Results
Game 1: Canada defeated Senegal, 58-55
Top Scorer: Cory Joseph – 13 points
Game 2: New Zealand defeated Philippines, 89-80
Top Scorer: Tai Webster – 25 points
NBA Players Andrew Wiggins (Minnesota Timberwolves) and Tristan Thompson (Cleveland Cavaliers) will not join Canada in the FIBA OQT Manila. Canada will be led by Cory Joseph (Toronto Raptors), Joel Anthony (Detroit Pistons) and Tyler Ennis (Milwaukee Bucks).
Team Canada Player Pool for 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament
-Shai Alexander – 6’4 (Hamilton Heights Christian Academy)
-Joel Anthony – 6’9 (Detroit Pistons)