Lithuania vs Australia will be the final game of group H and it will decide who takes the first place, because so far both teams has 2 wins, so it will be an true desert for every basketball fan, to have more insights on this FIBA World Cup Lithuania vs Australia match, please read our preview below.
National basketball team of Lithuania has easily beaten Canada 92:69, that was quite unexpected, and now they have every chance to take the first place in group stage, however Australia will be the toughest opponent so far, who surprisingly was fighting very difficult match against Senegal, however now what matters is if Lithuania is capable to play so well against truly tough opponent, who plays in the same style, fast, many three-pointers and have good players under the rim.
Lithuania roster for FIBA WC 2019:
PG: Renaldas Seibutis, Marius Grigonis
SG: Mantas Kalnietis, Lukas Lekavicius
SF: Jonas Maciulis, Edgaras Ulanovas, Arnas Butkevicius, Rokas Giedraitis
PF: Mindaugas Kuzminskas, Paulius Jankunas
C: Domantas Sabonis, Jonas Valanciunas
Australia was the favourites of the group and one of the title contenders, but after the controversial match against Canada when Australia led by 17 points, but Canada managed to even the result, however, last quarter looked more like a formality. After that, they played a close game with Senegal, and it was close to losing the match, Australia managed to win, but such performance doesn’t leave a good impression, so if they want to take the first place, they must focus and start playing as everyone expects.
Australia roster for FIBA WC 2019
PG: Patty Mills, Nathan Sobey
SG: Chris Goulding, Cameron Gliddon
SF: Mitch Creek, Joe Ingles, Matthew Delavedova
PF: David Barlow, Nick Kay, Jock Landale
C: Andrew Bogut, Aron Baynes
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