Spain beat France to remain unbeaten for Tokyo Olympics
Spain remains undefeated for the Tokyo Olympics and beat the French NT 86-77 during a friendly match in Malaga, Spain on Thursday.
Ricky Rubio punctuated the selection of Sergio Scariolo with 16 points, 4 assists, Sergio Rodriguez scored 14 points while Rudy Fernandez and Alberto Abalde had 11 points each.
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Despite the victory, Spain saw Juancho Hernangómez leave the field in the first half due to shoulder problems and his condition is expected to be assessed shortly.
Evan Fournier led the French selection with a performance of 20 points, followed by Nando De Colo who scored 17 points and 7 rebounds.
The two teams will face off again on Saturday (10/7), this time in Paris, France.
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