09-09-2019 Dimash Kurman 160
On Sunday, Nigeria played China at the FIBA World Cup in China. Both teams were eliminated from the tournament earlier that week and played for the sports at the next Olympic Games in Tokyo. Nigeria beat the hosts by 86 to 73 and took a spot that goes to the top African finisher in the World Cup, while China lost the Asian spot to Iran, which beat Phillippines 95 to 75.
Now, China has to go through qualification rounds for the Olympics next year.
On the other side, Cote d'Ivoire lost the classification round to South Korea 71 to 80.