Marc Gasol, Ricky Rubio on fire, Spain advance to the FIBA World Cup Final

Spain beats Australia 95-88 after 2 overtime in a big-time battle

Spain beats Australia 95-88 after 2 overtime in a big-time battle.

Marc Gasol was dominant with 33 points (11/19 FG, 8/8 FT), 6 rebounds, 4 assist and 2 blocks, while Ricky Rubio ended with 19 points, 7 rebounds, 12 assist and 4 steals.

In the second overtime Sergio Llull (17 points, 6 assist, 4/10 from long range) closed the game.

For Australia Patty Mills was great with 34 points (11/25 FG, 8/11 FT), but missed a fondamental free throw in the last minute.

Nick Kay had 16 points and 11 rebounds, while Andrew Bogut (very angry with the referees) added 12 points and 9 rebounds.

Spain will play the final against the winner of Argentina-France.

 

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