ESP vs ITA: In FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019, the basketball teams Spain and Italy play against each other today. The match will start at 06:00 PM IST on 6th September 2019. The venue of the match is at Wuhan Gymnasium, in Wuhan, China.
Despite opening the campaign with a dominating 101-62 win over Tunisia in Game-1, Spain left a lot to be desired from their next two games. Italy’s only loss at the group stage game against Serbia in the 3rd and the final game in Group D. Hence in this game ESP vs ITA, it is predicted that Italy will win against Spain.
ESP vs ITA Team News
No injury concerns for the World No-2 Basketball Spain team in the world. Giampaolo Ricci, Brian Sacchetti, and Nicolo Melli are not with the squad for Italy. If the Italians are to progress far in the tournament, the bench has to deliver.
ESP vs ITA Probable Lineup
Spain: Marc Gasol, Juan Hernangomez, Victor Claver, Rudy Fernandez, Ricky Rubio
Italy: Danilo Gallinari, Luigi Datome, Paul Biligha, Marco Belinelli, Daniel Heckett
ESP vs ITA from Bench
Spain: Sergio Lull, Pierre Oriola, Willy Hernnagomez, Quino Colom, Xavi Rabasceda, Pau Ribas
Italy: Alessandro Gentile, Jeff Brooks, Amedeo Della Valle, Awudu Abass, Luca Vitali, Amedeo Tessitori, Ariel Filloy
ESP vs ITA Team Squads
Spain Team: Marc Gasol, Ricky Rubio, Juancho Hernangómez, Xavi Rabaseda, Pau Ribas, Víctor Claver, Quino Colom, Sergio Llull, Javier Beirán, Rudy Fernández, Willy Hernangómez, Pierre Oriola
Italy Team: Amedeo Della Valle, Marco Belinelli, Paul Biligha, Luca Vitali, Danilo Gallinari, Daniel Hackett, Alessandro Gentile, Amedeo Tessitori, Awudu Abass, Luigi Datome, Ariel Filloy, Jeff Brooks