SANTIAGO (FIBA Americas Championship for Women) – A preliminary team representing Argentina defeated Chile’s national women team for the fourth straight time. In this last game, disputed in Osorno, Argentina defeated Chile 67 to 61. The history repeated itself during the third game of this four-game series, when Argentine won again, this time 87 to 56; with 21 points from Florencia Fernandez.
Chile Vs Argentina/photo FIBA
Argentina’s Head Coah, Eduardo Pinto, was satisfied with his team performance, “The aggressiveness in the defense allowed us to dominate every game. Although Chile didn’t have their whole team, as we also didn’t, we were able to accomplish our goal of getting our game rhythm before the Pan-Am Games”.
“We are certain of the fact that our work will get tougher in the Saint at the Pan-Am Games, with more important rivals. I’m leaving this tour happy, because the team knew how to kept their concentration and play with all their hearts”, he added.
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