Competing in the FIBA 2021 Under-19 Men’s Basketball World Cup held in Riga and Daugavpils, Latvia, Turkey defeated Australia 56-52 in the classification match and finished the tournament in 9th place.
According to the statement made by the Turkish Basketball Federation, the match played at the Riga Olympic Center started with the five stars Berkay Yılmaz, Sarper David Mutaf, Tibet Görener, Adem Bona and Furkan Haltalı.
The first half of the match ended 24-24. In the second half, the national team managed to outdo their opponent, won the match 56-52 and became 9th in the organization.
Sarper David Mutaf scored 12 points, Yiğit Onan 11 points and Adem Bona 9 points against Australia in the national team.