The Russian men’s team beat the Belgian team 76:67 in the third round of the Eurobasket group stage.
Throughout the match a tense struggle was on the court – the Russians had the advantage of “+2” before a long break.
In the third quarter, Russia brought the gap to six points and in the final segment did not allow rivals to even the score.
12 points and 3 rebounds on the account of Timofey Mozgov, 6 points and 3 rebounds – from Semen Antonov.
This victory was the third for Russia in the group stage and provided an exit to the playoffs.