Italy announced 19-man preliminary roster for the Basketball World Cup

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Italy announced on Friday (12/07) the 19 players that were included in the Basketball World Cup preliminary roster.

The list initially consisted of 24 players, yet five of them (Achille Pollonara, Davide Pascolo, Stefano Tonut, Diego Flaccadori and Davide Moretti) will not attend the training camp.

Therefore, the 19 players are as follows:

Awudu Abass
Pietro Aradori
Marco Belinelli
Paul Biligha
Jeff Brooks
Andrea Cinciarini
Luigi Datome
Amedeo Della Valle
Ariel Filloy
Danilo Gallinari
Alessandro Gentile
Daniel Hackett
Nicolò Melli
Riccardo Moraschini
Giampaolo Ricci
Brian Sacchetti
Amedeo Tessitori
Luca Vitali
Michele Vitali

Italy will face Serbia, Angola and the Philippines in the Group Stage.