The team Iran is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the team Australia at 2:00 A.M. on August 21, 2017 (PHI time) in Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon.
From 16 teams now it’s reduced to two squads and it’s Iran and Australia playing in the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup Finals.
Both teams are still undefeated from preliminary to semi-finals round.
However for Iran, they found a team that gave them as well as for the fans a good match and that is South Korea during the semis.
Going to the fourth quarter, team Korea was still leading by four points. However, Iran was so good and outscored Korea, 30-20 in the winning quarter.
The usual podium finisher in the FIBA Oceania, team Australia continue to do what it does best in FIBA Asia.
The Boomers easily dispatched New Zealand in their semis game, 106-79. Rebounds and assists were the keys of Australia’s game in order to beat the Tall Blacks.
Nicholas Kay powered the Aussies with his double-double performance, he scored 11 points and grabbed 10 rebounds.