Highlights Australia vs Nigeria in Men's Basketball Olympic Games (84-65)
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6:55 AM2 months ago

NIGERIA

Obi Emegano - 12 points

Josh Okogie - 11 points and 2 steals

6:55 AM2 months ago

AUSTRALIA

Patty Mills - 25 points, 4 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals

Matisse Thybulle - 7 points and 5 steals

6:54 AM2 months ago

GAME OVER!

Australia 84 - 65 Nigeria.
6:54 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Australia 78 - 60 Nigeria

Thybulle steals and dunks the ball.
6:53 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Australia 74 - 58 Nigeria

Patty Mills scores seven consecutive points for the Boomers.
6:52 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Australia 67 - 56 Nigeria

After a unsportsmanlike foul by Chimezie Metu, Dellavedova converts three free throws.
6:51 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Australia 64 - 56 Nigeria

Mills and Thybulle scores three balls to extend the australian lead.
6:50 AM2 months ago

START OF THE FOURTH QUARTER

Australia 58 - 52 Nigeria
6:49 AM2 months ago

END OF THIRD QUARTER

Australia 58 - 52 Nigeria
6:49 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Australia 58 - 51 Nigeria

Dante Exum stops the Nigerian reaction with a three-ball
6:48 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Australia 53 - 47 Nigeria

Jordan Nwora scores 7 consecutive points for Nigeria
5:25 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Australia 49 - 40 Nigeria

Dellavedova and Mills scores three balls for Boomers.
5:24 AM2 months ago

START OF THE THIRD QUARTER

Australia 43 - 40 Nigeria
5:23 AM2 months ago

STATS AUSTRALIA - NIGERIA

Field goals: 47% x 46%

3 points : 38% x 38%

Free Throwa: 6/7 x 9/16

Rebounds: 16 x 18

Turnovers: 11 x 13

5:21 AM2 months ago

HALF TIME!

Australia 43 - 40 Nigeria
5:21 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Australia 39 - 34 Nigeria

Ingles scores for three.
5:21 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Australia 34 - 34 Nigeria

Australia can tie the game with Mills free throw.
5:19 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Australia 28 - 32 Nigeria

Okogie and Achiuwa convert the free throws.
5:18 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Australia 26 - 26 Nigeria

Ingles and Agada scores three point plays.
5:17 AM2 months ago

START OF THE SECOND QUARTER

Australia 23 - 23 Nigeria
5:15 AM2 months ago

END OF FIRST QUARTER

Australia 23 - 23 Nigeria
5:15 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 21 - 23 Nigeria

Metu hits Nigeria's fourth straight three-ball.
5:14 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 21 - 17 Nigeria

Nigeria tries to react with three-balls.
5:13 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 19 - 12 Nigeria

Australia distances itself on the scoreboard.
5:13 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 10 - 9 Nigeria

Mills scores his second three-ball.
5:12 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 7 - 4 Nigeria

Baynes scores for the Boomers.
4:35 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Australia 3 - 4 Nigeria

Patty Mills scores for Boomers, while Achiuwa and Okpala scores for Nigeria.
4:25 AM2 months ago

BALL IS UP!

Australia x Nigeria in Saitama.
4:17 AM2 months ago

Nigeria line-up:

Josh Okogie, Olumiye Oni, Nmandi Vincent, Chikezie Okpala and Precious Achiuwa.
4:13 AM2 months ago

AUSTRALIA vs NIGERIA

4:11 AM2 months ago

NIGERIA

4:07 AM2 months ago

Australia line-up

Patty Mills, Joe Ingles, Matthew Dellavedova, Aron Baynes and Jock Landale.
3:34 AM2 months ago

Group B

Germany 82-92 Italy
9:46 PM2 months ago

Called by Nigeria to the Olympics

Guards: Caleb Agada, Obi Emegano, Josh Okogie, Nnmadi Vincent and Ike Nwamu

Forwards: Cheikezie Okpala, Ekpe Udoh, Chimeze Metu, Olumiye Oni, Jordan Nwora and Precious Achiuwa

Centers: Jahlil Okafor

Head Coach: Mike Brown

9:41 PM2 months ago

Called by the Australia to the Olympics

Guards: Patty Mills, Matthew Dellavedova, Chris Goulding, Nathan Sobey, Dante Exum and Matisse Thybulle;

Forwards: Joshua Green, Joe Ingles, Aron Baynes and Nic Kay

Centers: Duop Reath and Jock Landale

Head Coach: Brian Goorjian

9:36 PM2 months ago

How to watch the Australia-Nigeria match on TV and follow it on the Internet?

To watch the game live on TV: SporTV and Bandsports.

 

To follow on the internet: VAVEL Brasil.

9:31 PM2 months ago

Nigeria

Coached by Mike Brown, a veteran NBA coach and current assistant to Steve Kerr at the Golden State Warriors, the Nigerian team also has a squad mostly made up of players who play in the NBA, and has as one of the standouts the young wing Josh Okogie of the Minnessota Timberwolves.
9:26 PM2 months ago

Australia

Filled with players who play in the NBA, the 12 players who will compete in another Olympics for the Boomers have hopes of leaving Tokyo with a medal on their chest. One of the newcomers is young shooting guard Matisse Thybulle, from the Philadelphia 76ers.
9:21 PM2 months ago

PREPARATORY FRIENDLY MATCHES

The two teams met on July 14, and the Boomers won 108-69. The Australian team also faced the United States, where they also won by 91-83. The Nigerian team also defeated the powerful North American team, 90-87, and did not take Argentina into consideration, winning by 94-71.
9:16 PM2 months ago

RIO 2016 PERFORMANCE

In the last Olympics, Australia had a great performance, falling only behind the United States in Group A, but to Serbia in the semifinals. In the third place match, they lost by one point to Spain, ending their participation without a medal. Nigeria, on the other hand, won only one match, against Croatia, and finished last in Group B, which included Brazil.
9:11 PM2 months ago

Group B 1st round games

Alemanha vs Itália - 0:40am - Saitama Super Arena

Australia vs Nigeria - 4:20am - Saitama Super Arena

9:06 PM2 months ago

How is the Men's Basketball competition in the Olympics?

Unlike what happened since 1984, this time the 12 teams were distributed in 3 groups with 4 teams each, and the first two teams from each group, plus the two best third-placed teams advance to the quarterfinals.
9:01 PM2 months ago

Good morning!

We are now covering Australia-Nigeria in the opening round of the Men's Basketball Group B at the Tokyo Olympics. The ball will go up this Sunday (25), at 4:20 am, at the Saitama Super Arena, in Saitama, which is part of Tokyo. Come join us!
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