Italy’s Gallinari, Datome recovered and ready

2019-08-22T17:28:23+00:00 2019-08-22T20:27:25+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

22/Aug/19 17:28

Danilo Gallinari and Luigi Datome have finally recovered and are ready to play for Italy

By Stefan Djordjevic/

The Italian national team has been preparing for the 2019 FIBA World Cup without two key players in Danilo Gallinari and Luigi Datome but the two are now ready to step on the floor.

They will both be ready and in the rotation for the prep game against Serbia at the AusTiger tournament scheduled for tomorrow (23/8).

However, they will have to play the first game without Amedeo Della Valle who has experienced a slight discomfort in the neck muscles. Giampaolo Ricci will also be out.

Italy’s roster:

# 00 Amedeo Della Valle
# 3 Marco Belinelli
# 5 Alessandro Gentile
# 6 Paul Biligha
# 7 Luca Vitali
# 8 Danilo Gallinari
# 10 Daniel Hackett
# 12 Ariel Filloy
# 15 Jeff Brooks
# 16 Amedeo Tessitori
# 17 Giampaolo Ricci
# 23 Awudu Abass
# 41 Brian Sacchetti
# 70 Luigi Datome

Coach: Meo Sacchetti