Tall Blacks easily enter the 2019 FIBA wourld cup
In the fifth window of the 2019 Basketball World Cup qualifiers, New Zealand is at home against Syria. Due to the excessive strength gap, New Zealand played 31-5 in the first quarter and eventually defeated Syria 97-74. He won the World Cup preliminaries and won the 2019 World Cup qualification in advance.
New game rebounds 36-33 New Zealand slightly better, assists 26-16 New Zealand lead, 10-14 New Zealand in turnover control, shooting 50%-40% New Zealand lead, 50% 3-33 % New Zealand leads.
In the team data, 12 teams in New Zealand scored and 4 scored in double figures. Abercrombie has 15 points and 3 rebounds, Ethan 11 points and 3 rebounds, Pride 11 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists, Vuccan 10 points, 4 rebounds and 2 steals.
The Syrian team scored in double figures, Algarve 18 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists, Alhanvi 14 points, 9 rebounds and 2 blocks, Olsh 11 points and 2 rebounds and 5 assists.
New Zealand striker Abercrombie played better than this game. He scored 15 points in 5 of 8 shots, including 3 of 4 3-points , 3 rebounds and 1 steal to help New Zealand win.
In the first quarter of the game, New Zealand won the ball, Wu Kona steals a counter-attack, and New Zealand scored first. New Zealand's consecutive steals and counterattacks, Kenny once again steals a counter-attack layup, New Zealand played a 9-0 start, Syria requested a timeout. Suspended back, the Syrian offensive still has not been seized, Rob Roy corner three points, New Zealand continues to expand the lead.
Adrifan made two free throws and finally got 1 point for Syria. New Zealand again hit back and took a 20-1 lead. Hakharadan succeeded in throwing the ball, and the Syrian basket was again in the middle, but still trailed 5-27. The last attack in Syria failed, and New Zealand led by 31-5 in the first quarter.
In the second quarter, New Zealand hit a three-pointer in a row. Syria can only rely on free throws to score points. New Zealand countered three points, Hakharadan broke the layup, and Syria fell behind 15-47. Harrison made two free throws and then got a dunk and scored 4 points. Syria continues to attack by the center's cover, and Adribi has stopped the jumper.
Abercrombie hit a three-pointer and New Zealand led 54-19. Alhanwei dunks at the basket and New Zealand continues to make a three-point rain. Alhanwei's basket hooked again and ended New Zealand with a 61-26 lead.
Easy side battle, Alhanwei attacked the basket, Rob Roy hit a three-pointer. Al Khanwei continued to cause damage at the rim, making two free throws. Syria is behind 30-66. Kenny made a three-pointer and Syria counterattacked. New Zealand continued to lead the game, and Algarbi hit Syria for the first three points in the game. In the three-pointer of Bakar, Syria even chased 6 points, but still trailed 45-79. In the three-pointer of Ols, Algarbi countered the layup, and Syria fell behind 50-86 in three quarters.
In the final game, Syria made two free throws in the basket and Algarbi hit a three-pointer. Rasbach scored 2+1, Al Khan continued to attack the basket, and New Zealand led 91-56. Syria continued to fight back, scored 6 points and narrowed the difference to less than 30 points. Al Khanwei scored again in the basket and Syria chased 64-91. After three points in Syria, Hunter broke through to stabilize the situation for New Zealand. New Zealand scored another three points and the results were no suspense. In the end, New Zealand defeated Syria at home 97-74 and won the third place in the Asia Pacific region to qualify for the World Cup.