France Stun Spain As Serbia Rout Brazil - Hartford Courant

September 23, 2014

The French pulled away in a tense finish as forward Boris Diaw led the charge with 15 points and five rebounds and was aided by Thomas Heurtel, who racked up 13 and four assists. 0 "It was a very bad match, we weren't in the game read this at any point in time and that's why we are out," Spain playmaker Sergio Rodriguez told Cadena Ser radio. internet "We are very frustrated, we all wanted to go to Sunday's final and in my six years with the national team this is the biggest blow I have suffered. "We need to analyze what we did wrong and try to go forward," he said. A resurgent Serbia, who squeezed through the preliminary group stage, produced a second successive upset in the knockout rounds and brushed aside the Brazilians after they eliminated Greece in the round of 16. Led by majestic playmaker Milos Teodosic, the game's top scorer with 23 points and four assists, the Serbs never looked back after they engineered a 21-2 run late in the first half and early in the second.

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