overwhelming beating of France in the first semi-final of Eurobasket. The French team had no mercy on the revelation team of the tournament, Poland (95-54), and for the fourth time in its history it will play the championship final of Europa. Dreamy afternoon in the Berlin Arena for the pupils of Vincent Collet against a rival lacking in strength after starring in the great bell against Slovenia in the quarterfinals.
Nine years after winning his only continental gold in Ljubljana, France will have a new opportunity on German soil against the host or spain, protagonists of the second semifinal. After the extreme suffering experienced in the previous qualifying rounds against Turkey and Italy, where he bordered on elimination, this time it was a roll led by the madridista Guerschon Yabusele (22 points).
With an overwhelming effectiveness from long distance (15/26 and 58% in triples) and an overwhelming superiority under the hoops (40-21 in rebounds), France he ran away in the second quarter and didn’t press the throttle further in the second half, when he scored a whopping 61 points against a ghostly opponent. at least to Poland He has the consolation of fighting for the bronze medal in the consolation final.