Women’s team of Russia on basketball 3×3 for the first time became the world champion

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in fotobabble the ballWomen’s team of Russia on basketball 3×3 for the first time became the world champion© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

Women’s team Russia defeated the team of Hungary in the final of the world championship on basketball 3×3, which takes place in Nantes (France), and for the first time in history became the winner of the tournament.

The final meeting, held Wednesday, ended with the score 19:12. For the Russian team at the tournament were Anna Laskovaa, Anastasia Loginova, Tatiana Petrushina and Alexander Stolyar.

In the match for third place Ukrainian team defeated the team of the Netherlands — 15:13.

In June, the Executive Committee of the IOC made the decision on inclusion in the program of summer Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo basketball 3×3.

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