Spain vs. Spain Serbia 7:22 Maximilian Rau Nikola Jokic is now in the game, the Superstar of the Serbs, who only comes from the bank. Today, however, very early, because it does not run as usual with the Serbs. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 7:33 Maximilian Rau One Point Spain Pierre Oriola Spain Vs. Serbia 7:33 Maximilian Rau One Point Spain Spain Vs. Serbia 7:33 Maximilian Rau The Spaniards do not start bad, scored in the first two attacks. Pierre Oriola is wanted on the offensive. And he is now stopped only by foul. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 7:46 Maximilian Rau One Point Serbia Nikola Milutinov Spain Vs. Serbia 8:33 Maximilian Rau Two Points Spain Pierre Oriola Spain Vs. Serbia 8:48 Maximilian Rau Three Points Serbia Stefan Bircevic Spain Vs. Serbia 9:09 Maximilian Rau Two Points Spain Pierre Oriola Spain Vs. Serbia 10:00 Maximilian Rau Livecast started! The Serbs win the tipoff. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:28 PM Maximilian Rau Let's hope that not the referees will decide today, but the players. They are just at the last insertion. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:27 PM Maximilian Rau The Lithuanians were extremely angry, as they were eliminated by the defeat by France. This morning there was a statement from the World Federation Fiba. It was announced that the referees deployed in the game will not lead another game. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:26 PM Maximilian Rau But we also have to look briefly at yesterday's events. There was also a top match, France against Lithuania. And unfortunately there was a big game-changing mistake by the referee shortly before the end. They had overlooked that France Center Rudy Gobert had foul touched the basket when he wanted to pick a free throw from the ring. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:24 PM Maximilian Rau That's what characterizes the team of former Bayern coach Sasha Djordjevic. Great passing game, accuracy and joy of playing. To see this team playing is great fun. We look forward to it today. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:23 PM Maximilian Rau Spain faces a very difficult task today, they have not convinced yet at this World Cup. But: They are extremely experienced and know how to prepare a really better team, big problems. The goal must be to keep the Serbs from getting into their rhythm. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:21 PM Maximilian Rau It's also the NBA pros who stand out. Of course, NBA champ Marc Gasol of the Toronto Raptors, Ricky Rubio (Phoenix Suns) and Juancho Hernangómez of the Denver Nuggets. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:20 PM Maximilian Rau Which players are in focus today? For Serbia, Bogdan Bogdanovic. The NBA pro (Sacramento Kings) plays so far on MVP level. 19.3 points per game, 4.5 assists and a threesome of incredible 57%. Also strong Center Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets), which convinces as in the NBA with its versatility. 4.5 assists per game are outstanding for a center. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:12 PM Maximilian Rau The Spaniards are unbeaten as well, but have been struggling three times: 73-63 against Puerto Rico, 73-65 against Iran and 67-60 against Italy. Only the first game was clear - 101: 62 against Tunisia. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:12 PM Maximilian Rau Both teams are still without defeat. In particular, the Serbs have underpinned their status as top favorite: 105: 59 against Angola, 126: 67 against the Philippines, 99:72 against Italy, 90:47 against Puerto Rico. However, they also had a better opponent with Italy. A caliber like Spain was not there anyway. Spain vs. Spain Serbia 9/8/19 12:08 PM Maximilian Rau Moin moin and welcome to an absolute top match of the World Basketball Championship. Gold favorite Serbia meets the Olympic and European Championship third Spain. I am pleased to accompany you to this highlight. Show more Ticker Liveblog Software
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Unbeaten, both teams have pulled through the tournament, now stands for the World Cup favorites Spain and Serbia, the first endurance test. Follow the top match in the live ticker.