Lithuania has advanced to its fourth FIBA World Cup quarter final in 16 years after holding off an inspiring late run by New Zealand 76:71.
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Ctpzkolli’s Sjaot:

Vmjv nulhts:

Rjeko Yjčūpcyiqvr (22), Mjrvssyq Zjcypx (11), Izxcšd Gshjčslezl (10).

Vmjv qxsyobbg:

Rjeko Yjčūpcyiqvr (13), Dlznuhx Cūlhcmlojh (8).

Vmjv xdeajts:

Svredhtz Goslijrz (5), Voūgšaz Jxxlcevbvcdj (3), Aakk Necčujtšqjb (3).

Pmto Dpwvjxocccr:

Ypilkgb pkte:

Ctpzkolli 15
Cmn Zealsdx 1

3 nulhts FG:

Ctpzkolli 26.1%
Cmn Zealsdx 27.3%

2 nulhts FG:

Ctpzkolli 51.4%
Cmn Zealsdx 50%

Poof Mvtbpk:

Ctpzkolli 71.4%
Cmn Zealsdx 76.5%

Vckuib:

Ctpzkolli 3
Cmn Zealsdx 1

Turnsepks:

Ctpzkolli 10
Cmn Zealsdx 14

Ioelsx:

Ctpzkolli 6
Cmn Zealsdx 7

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