Two years after claiming gold, France secured the consolation of bronze at EuroBasket Women with a 63-56 victory over the Czech Republic in Lodz.
There was good news on June 22 in Katowice for Emmeline Ndongue. Her French national team beat Spain in their first EuroBasket Women Round 2 game. There was also bad news.
France and the Czech Republic will battle for the bronze medal on Sunday at the EuroBasket Women in Poland
Turkey delivered a heart-stopping performance to end the reign of defending champions France and claim a stunning 68-62 overtime win that sent them to Sunday's final against Russia.
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