In the match of 1/8 final of the European championship on basketball the national team of Germany scored a sensational victory over the French 84:81.
The French — European Champions 2013 and bronze medalist of the championship of 2015 — was considered one of the favorites of the tournament.
The French team won the first quarter 19:10 and the first half of the match 40:34. After 30 minutes 56:55 in favor of the French.
Germany: Daniel Theis (Boston Celtics, 22), Dennis Schröder (Atlanta Hawks, 21), Robin BENZING (Zaragoza, 12), Lucca Steiger (Brose Basket, 10)
France: Evan Fournier (Orlando Magic, 27), Boris Dyao (Utah Jazz, 15), The Joffre Laverne (San Antonio Spurs 13)