The recent race to qualify for EuroBasket Women 2013 was an absorbing one with all the key ingredients neutrals had hoped for.
Belgium left it late but won a game in the EuroBasket Women Qualification Round on Saturday.
The Slovak Republic punched their ticket to next year's EuroBasket women in France with a 66-51 victory at the Netherlands.
The Netherlands drove a dagger through Slovenian hearts in Group C after they claimed a memorable 73-64 home court win.
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