The updated news of Basketball comes from Fiba Asia Cup Tournament. As it is cited from Betting Top 10 Indonesia, Australia made its debut and made a great impression on the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup tournament. The Mitch Creek-led team swept through all their games until finally winning the title.
Despite not having their greatest name and star, but the Boomers can still master the entire Asian Cup field with ease. They dominated the group phase by beating Japan, Hong Kong and China Taipei by averaging 32.3 points per game and earning their place in the quarter-finals.
Even when faced with a very tough opponent, Australia remains the highest team. The Boomers beat the 2015 Asia Cup champions China by 26 points, before beating their Oceania rivals New Zealand in the semifinals with a score of 106-79.
Betting Top 10 Indonesia also reported that, Australia through a great fight in the final against equally unbeaten Iran, led by giant Hamed Haddadi.
However, the Australian players are more than a challenge, having easily defeated the West Asian champions by a score of 79-56. They won the title and lifted their first FIBA Asia Cup trophy.
Overall, the Boomers won all games by an average difference of 28.8 points per game, and this is proof of Australia’s position as a basketball country.
Mitch Creek is a prominent player for Australia by contributing 14.7 points and 5.2 rebounds per game, while Daniel Kickert and Jason Cadee are also in the role of contributing 22.3 points per game.
If this is the kind of show that can be expected from Australia, it will not be too difficult to say that they will continue to dominate in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Asia Qualifiers which will begin in November, as it is cited from Betting Top 10 Indonesia.