France - Italy 72:43
France demolish Italy in Bourge-en-Bresse. The home side proved their ambitions for Eurobasket 2013 home tournament with a 72:43 win.
France started the game with 20-13 lead and never looked behind after. The hosts added 17-11 rally in the second frame and led 13 points at the halftime. The second half was also dominated by France. They won the third quarter 18-13 and finished the game with 17-6 surge in the last stanza
Belinda Snell (181-SF-81) remains with the Polish Champions for another season. The Australian player agreed terms for another season.
The forward spent 2011 season in Australia. Belinda Snell played for Sydney Uni Flames. Her stats read 19.6 points, 6.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.8 steals per game in WNBL. Previously the forward had spells in Spain, WNBA, Russia, France and Italy. Belinda Snell was named All-French LFB Import Player of the Year in 2008
Poland rout the Baltic State in Niemodlin for 2-0 record at the International home tournament. The Polish side needed a 62:52 and secured the first place after two games. Lithuania dropped at 1-1 and will need the win tomorrow against Ukraine to finish second.
Poland opened the game with 20-12 and led 6 points at the halftime. The third quarter was decisive in the game allowed the hosts to take 16-point advantage after 30 minutes
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