Precautionary rest for De Colo, Toupane

2019-07-30T11:17:04+00:00 2019-07-30T21:26:51+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

30/Jul/19 11:17

France announced that Nando De Colo and Axel Toupane need rest due to minor injuries.

By John Askounis/

Nando De Colo and Axel Toupane will miss the start of France’s training camp ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup, the French Basketball Federation, FFBB, announced on Tuesday. Both players are facing a right calf injury and require rest.

Without the two above players, France is set to launch its preparation stage for the World Cup at Pau. The National Team will ultimately travel to Shenzhen, China to battle Germany, Jordan and the Dominican Republic in first round action of the World Cup.