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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:38 - Updated Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:38

Afrobasket U-16: Angola Africa's women vice-champions

Luanda - Angola finished second in the under-16 African women's basketball championship after losing to the Mali 29-68 on Saturday in the Beira city, Mozambique.

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Elisa Pires - U-16 National women basketball team coach

Photo: Rosario dos Santos

In the first half, the national team were losing 15-33.

The third-ranked Egypt defeated the host Mozambique 56-38.

Mali, who retained the continental title, and Angola will represent the African continent in the U-17 World Cup in 2018 in Minsk, Belarus.

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