Ouviña, Casas, Gil and Carrera vs. France and Allen vs. the U.S. in the OG quarterfinals


The Spanish women's national team of Cristina Ouviña, Queralt Casas, Laura Gil and Raquel Carrera already knows its quarterfinal opponent in the Olympic Games. After a magnificent performance in the group stage, which culminated last Sunday with a victory over Canada (66-76) that meant obtaining the group leadership, the national team earned a smoother road to the medals.

The draw for the quarterfinal pairings was made today after the completion of all the group stage matches. The Spanish national team will face France on Wednesday 4 at 14:00h. The winner of this match will face the winner of the Japan-Belgium game in the semifinals.

For its part, Bec Allen's Australia has achieved its qualification for the next phase with a resounding victory over Puerto Rico (96-69). The selection of the Taronja player will fight for a place in the semifinals against USA, one of the favorites of these Olympics, on Wednesday 4 at 6:40 am. The winner of this match will face the winner of China-Serbia.