The eight groups that superior to the quarter-finals of the 2021 IWBF Males’s U23 World Championship had been outlined with the closing of the Group Section, this Tuesday, on the Prince of Songkla College, Phuket Campus.
The groups that completed within the high 4 of every group, obtained their ticket to the Quarterfinals, which is able to happen this Wednesday 14 September.
In group A it was a struggle for rating on the ultimate day of the preliminary spherical with Brazil, Turkey, Japan and Spain already assured their place within the quarter-finals.
An enormous recreation by Turkey’s Mahmut Acikgoz with a double-double of 34 factors and 12 rebounds, helped Turkey to make sure a 4-1 report by holding off a decided Brazilian workforce, 76-61. The loss for Brazil resulted in a 4th place end within the group. Spain and Japan additionally ended the pool stage with 4-1. Following Spain’s emphatic 19-point victory over Japan, 71-52. The end result meant a three-way tie between Japan, Spain and Turkey decided on factors between the three video games, with Spain ending first, Turkey second and Japan third.
Germany remained excellent in Group B, with a powerful win over hosts Thailand, 68-33, to safe the highest spot and arrange a quarter-final conflict with Brazil. Israel already concluded their group marketing campaign with 4 wins and one loss to clinch second it was a struggle for 3rd and 4th between Australia and USA, and the sport didn’t disappoint. An intense battle noticed the USA simply edge out Australia in a 3-point recreation, 61-58, to safe third place and a match-up towards Turkey within the quarter-finals. Australia will face first in Group A, Spain.
Within the different recreation of the day, Canada defeated France by 2 factors in an extra time thriller, to get their first win of the Championship and end fifth in Group A. Organising a crossover towards South Africa within the 9-12 playoffs.
Day 8 Schedule – Quarter-finals
09:00 – 9-12 Crossover – Thailand v France
11:00 – 9-12 Crossover – Canada v South Africa
13:00 – Quarter-final 1- Turkey v USA
15:00 – Quarter-final 2 – Israel v Japan
17:00 – Quarter-final 3 – Spain v Australia
19:00 – Quarter-final 4 – Germany v Brazil
Observe all of the motion from the 2021 IWBF Males’s U23 World Championship
Photograph Credit score: Shingo ITO – X-1