12 Jul 2009

Greece play US in final of under 19 basketball

5:37 am on 12 July 2009

Greece will play the United States in the final of the FIBA U-19 World Championship in Auckland.

Greece made the final after beating Australia 84-69, while the United States beat Croatia 81-77.

The Americans will start favourites, having marched unbeaten through the 16-team tournament.