One way street as Lithuania join the century clubkhatib
DONGGUAN (China) – Lithuania started the FIBA Basketball World Cup with a bang, leading from start to finish in a comfortable 101-47 win over Senegal. But, coach Dainius Adomaitis will know that a tougher job awaits with Canada and Australia.
It was a colorful affair in Dongguan, with fans of both teams filling up the stands, and a large number of Lithuanians barely had a chance to catch their breath after singing the anthem, and it was already a 10-point game.
Lithuania became the sixth team in triple digits in China, after Serbia, Italy, Spain, Australia and Brazil. The entire FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 had six 100-plus point games.