After defeating France 88-76 within the championship recreation, Spain has formally received the 2022 EuroBasket, as introduced on social media. That is the fourth time Spain has received the event.Spain was led by Raptors ahead Juancho Hernangomez, who completed with 27 factors on 9-of-11 taking pictures. His seven Three-pointers had been the second-highest mark in a EuroBasket remaining, trailing solely Aleksander Djordjevic in 1995, in accordance with EuroHoops. He additionally received the MVP award.
“Spain performed higher from begin to end, they’d a transparent gameplan and we didn’t execute ours effectively sufficient, we by no means actually had management of the sport,” France guard Evan Fournier mentioned, as relayed by EuroHoops.Hernangomez’s brother, Willy, completed with 14 factors and eight rebounds for Spain, whereas Lorenzo Brown recorded 14 factors and 11 assists. France was led by Fournier’s 23 factors and solely led as soon as throughout the contest — when Rudy Gobert made a free throw to make it 1-Zero.