FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup
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Mali made history and advanced to the semi-finals of the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup, whereas reigning champions Canada were eliminated.

Mali overpowered Puerto Rico (84-74) and will face France, which edged the defending champions Canada (80-85).

In the second semi-final, USA (95-80 vs Russia) will clash with Lithuania (92-85 vs Serbia).

Both matches will be played on Saturday (06/07).