FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup: Mali marches to the Final, will meet USA

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Mali continued making history by making it to the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup Final after edging France 76-73 in the semi-final. Fousseyni Drame and Oumar Ballo had 17 points apiece for the winners. Mathis Dossou Yovo posted 18 for France.

Meanwhile USA steamrolled past Lithuania 102-67 in a blow-out semi-final. Jalen Green led the winners with 18 points. On the other hand Justinas Ramanauskas was the top scorer for Lithuanians with 10 points.

France and Lithuania will face-off in bronze medal game.

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