USA qualifies for semi-finals at basketball worlds in Turkey

USA qualified for semi-finals after victory against Russia.

USA qualifies for semi-finals at basketball worlds in Turkey

United States of America (USA) defeated Russia 89-79 in a quarter finals game in the 2010 World Basketball Championship in Istanbul on Thursday. USA qualified for semi-finals.

Arena: Sinan Erdem

Referees: Reynaldo Mercedes Sanchez (Dominican Republic), Jose Martin (Spain), Jakub Zamojski (Poland)

USA: Rose 6, Billups 15, Iguodala 6, Durant 33, Odom 6, Westbrook 12, Love, Gay, Gordon 6, Curry 2, Chandler 3

Russia: Bykov 17, Ponkrashov 3, Monya 5, Vorontsevich 14, Kaun 4, Mozgov 13, Fridzon 2, Zhukanenko 4, Khvostov 8, Voronov 9

First quarter: 25-25

Halftime: 44-39

Third quarter: 70-56

Fouled out: Khvostov (Russia)


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