Sabonis has been selected for Lithuanian National Basketball team for the FIBA World Cup 2019. He has flown to Asia with his teammates for the pre-World Cup preparations. Domantas Sabonis last played for Lithuanian in 2016 Olympics and yet again he is going to play for his international side once again in the FIBA World Cup going to be held in China.
Sabonis has been in terrific form in the pre-World Cup preparations and he has a major contribution in the wins over Finland and Russia.
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The Lithuanian Basketball team is all set to travel to South Korea on Wednesday. They will be up against South Korea on 24th August and the Czech Republic on 27th August and Angola on 25th August. They are one of the favourites for winning the FIBA World Cup 2019.
If we look at the international rankings Lithuanian Basketball team is ranked at the sixth position and USA, Spain, France, Serbia and Argentina is above them. So it remains to be seen whether they can pull off people’s expectations or not and present their case for winning the title of World Cup this year.
— BBaltics (@BBaltics) August 18, 2019
Lithuania is set to begin their pre-world cup campaign in Korea where they are going to play exhibition matches against Korea, Angola and Russia.