They are the Champions – FIBA Official Website
CAIRO – 10 July 2017: Over the course of nine days there have been 16 teams, great sportsmanship, huge audiences, and many journalists and at the end Canada are the FIBA Under-19 (U19) World Cup Champions.
Canada won the final over Italy 79-60 to win their first ever gold medal, adding a new chapter in Canadian sports history.
While many of the teams’ best players in the tournament played against each other, we picked the 10 best moments in the final.
10 - It was an honor playing with you
9 - Michele Antelli waves Italian flag after receiving his Silver medal
8 - The beauty of scoring three points
7 - Both teams listen to coaches during time out
6 - Amidou Bamba shining in the final
5 - Abu Kigab is a dancer with the ball
4 - Canada dominating the air
3 - A rest during the match
2 - Italian defense failed to stop Emanuel Miller
1 - The Gold medal selfie
Egypt hosted the tournament from July 1 to July 9 at the Cairo International Stadium. The 16 teams will leave Egypt with great memories from the tournament, but whatever your team, your result, your performance, Egypt will always welcome you.
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