Highlights and Best Moments: Australia 95 - 69 Puerto Rico in Tokyo 2020
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9:50 AM2 months ago

Thank you

Thank you very much to all Vavel readers for following this exciting live match between Australia and Puerto Rico in Tokyo 2020. Best regards and see you next time.
9:49 AM2 months ago

Australia's next opponent

The draw will be made in a few moments but they are likely to be Spain's opponents in the quarterfinals.
9:48 AM2 months ago

Players of the match

Australia's dominance in the post has been key and thanks to the great games of the inside players Cayla George (19 points and 7 rebounds) and Marianna Tolo (26 points, 17 rebounds and a 41 valuation).

In Puerto Rico, Jazmon Gwahtmey tried his best and scored 26 points and handed out 6 assists.

9:44 AM2 months ago

End of the game (96-69)

Australia achieves what seemed impossible and secures its place in the quarterfinals after a 27-point win over Puerto Rico.
9:42 AM2 months ago

4Q 0:05

Jenna O'Hea makes a free throw and Australia will secure the victory.
9:40 AM2 months ago

4Q 0:30

Basket and free throw for Cayla George to make it +26.
9:37 AM2 months ago

4Q 1:45

Great triple by Cayla George to keep fighting for the +25 partial.
9:31 AM2 months ago

4Q 4:30

Jazmon Gwathmey who wants to ruin the Aussies' dream and does not forgive with another triple.
9:28 AM2 months ago

4Q 6:00

Big basket by Jazmon Gwathmey for Puerto Rico.
9:23 AM2 months ago

4Q 7:30

Australia continues to push the average they need of 25 points with the baskets of Ebzery and Jenna O'Hea. They are 6 points away from achieving it.
9:20 AM2 months ago

4Q 9:00

Jazmon Gwathmey scores both free throws for Puerto Rico who has 17 points.
9:18 AM2 months ago

End of third quarter (68-52)

Australia breaks the game in this third quarter and imposes a 16-point lead to face the final quarter. Australia will need 9 more points to qualify for the quarterfinals.
9:16 AM2 months ago

3Q 0:45

Cayla George's three pointer, great fourth quarter by the Australian center.
9:13 AM2 months ago

3Q 2:00

Basket under the hoop by Dayshalee Salaman with assistance from Tayra Melendez.
9:09 AM2 months ago

3Q 3:30

Australia takes a time-out and goes 7 up, but it is still not enough to qualify.
9:05 AM2 months ago

3Q 6:00

Marianna Tolo continues to not miss from the free throw line. 10 of 10 for the Australian.
9:01 AM2 months ago

3Q 9:00

First basket of the second half for Australia, Cayla George scores her third field goal.
8:49 AM2 months ago

Important to remember

The team coached by Sandy Brondello will need to finish the game with a 25-point lead to qualify, so they will have to go all out in these last two quarters.
8:47 AM2 months ago

End of second quarter (45-44)

An Australia not very decisive but with the great game of Marianna Tolo who already has 18 points and 9 rebounds and Jenna O'Hea who has scored 3 of 4 three-pointers. Puerto Rico is giving war and signing their best scoring game of this championship.
8:36 AM2 months ago

2Q 2:00

Marianna Tolo taking over the Australian team and manages to score after grabbing an offensive rebound.
8:32 AM2 months ago

2Q 3:00

Puerto Rico tied the game with two points from Puerto Rican captain Pamela Rosado.
8:30 AM2 months ago

2Q 4:00

Australia continues to take advantage of the disadvantages in the post that the Puerto Ricans have with two more points from Marianna Tolo.
8:26 AM2 months ago

2Q 6:30

Australia takes the lead with two free throws by Marianna Tolo and a three-pointer from the corner by Tess Lavey.
8:22 AM2 months ago

2Q 8:00

The Puerto Rican team continues with its success in the triple and put an advantage of 6 on the scoreboard.
8:18 AM2 months ago

End of the first quarter (22-24)

Puerto Rico had a very good start in this first quarter hitting 4 of 7 from the 3 point line. Jennifer O'Neill and Marianna Tolo led the scoring with 8 points.
8:12 AM2 months ago

1Q 5:00

Very good start of the Puerto Rican players led by Jennifer O'Neill. Australia very unsuccessful from the 3 point line.
8:11 AM2 months ago

Australia's Quintet

Blicavs, Tess Magden, Katie Ebzery, Jenna O'Hea and Marianna Tolo.
8:09 AM2 months ago

Puerto Rico's Quintet

Ali Gibson, Gwathmey, Jennifer O'Neill, Isalys Quiñones and Pamela Rosado.
7:31 AM2 months ago

We begin with the coverage of the match

The last game of this group stage will start shortly, with both Australia and Puerto Rico looking for the long-awaited qualification. China managed to win the previous game 74-62 against Belgium.
9:07 PM2 months ago

Follow live coverage of the match between Australia and Puerto Rico.

Just before the game starts, we will share with you the starting lineups Australia vs Puerto Rico live in the women's basketball group stage of the 2020 Olympic Games, as well as the latest information from the Saitama Super Arena. Don't miss any detail of the match with VAVEL's live online minute-by-minute coverage.
9:02 PM2 months ago

Where and how to watch Australia vs Puerto Rico online and live Olympic Games 2020

The match will kick off at 8 a.m ET and can be enjoyed live on EuroSport.

However, the best way to follow this exciting match online is through VAVEL.com.

8:57 PM2 months ago

The great favourite

The great favourite to qualify as one of the two best third place teams is Australia, but Puerto Rico will be looking for the almost impossible.
8:52 PM2 months ago

Previous Puerto Rico matches

Puerto Rico made it to the Tokyo Olympics as one of the big surprises but have yet to win, losing 52-87 to Belgium and 55-97 to China.
8:47 PM2 months ago

Australia's previous matches

Despite being considered one of the best teams in the world, the Australians have not finished the Olympic Games with two consecutive defeats. 70-85 to Belgium and 74-76 to China.
8:42 PM2 months ago

Puerto Rico Call-up

Jennifer O'Neill, Tayra Meléndez, Pamela Rosado, Ali Gibson, Jada Shanice Stinson, Dayshalee Salaman, Jazmon Gwathmey, Isalys Quiñones, India Pagan, Jacqueline Benítez y Michelle González.
8:37 PM2 months ago

Call-up of Australia

Jenna O'Hea, Leilani Mitchell, Steph Talbot, Tess Magden, Sara Blicavs, Bec Allen, Katie Ebzery, Alanna Smith, Tess Lavey, Ezi Magbegor, Marianna Tolo and Cayla George.
8:32 PM2 months ago

It will be the first meeting between the two teams

They have never met and whoever ends up winning could qualify as one of the best third-placed teams in the group.
8:27 PM2 months ago

Where will the game be played?

The game will be played at the main venue for basketball at these 2020 Olympic Games: the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo.
8:22 PM2 months ago

Welcome to the live coverage of the match between Australia and Puerto Rico at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here on VAVEL.com.

Good morning everyone, my name is Alejandro Ibáñez Guerrero and I will be in charge of commenting the match between Australia and Puerto Rico today.
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