The team Chinese Taipei is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the team Japan at 6:30 P.M. on August 10, 2017 in Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon.
Chinese Taipei are looking to make back-to-back wins while team Japan wanted to make a bounce after got pounded by team Australia in their opening round.
Taiwan men’s basketball squad started slow when they battled team Hongkong in their first 2017 FIBA Asia Cup assignment, 77-62.
With Quincy Davis isn’t with the team, Chou Po-Hsun and Chou Yi-Hsiang took over the slack and produced a combined 38 points.
Yi-Hsiang catched fire in the second half where he scored 18 of his total 22 points. Chinese Taipei outscored team Hong Kong in the fourth quarter 22-9 and logged its first win in the tournament.
One of the best basketball squad in Asia appeared no match with the height and strength demonstrated by team Australia.
Team Japan which is known by their three-point shooting got easily whipped by the Aussie Boomers. One of the key stats where Japan lost was in the rebounding category, 20-47.
Yuki Togashi was their top performer player in that game where he gave his team 12 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists.