Giannis-less Greece completes prep games with win over Venezuela

2019-08-27T15:33:11+00:00 2019-08-27T15:45:27+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

27/Aug/19 15:33

Giannis Antetokounmpo didn’t participate in Greece’s last preparation game before the World Cup.

By Eurohoops Team/

Greece beat Venezuela 74 – 51 in the final of the “Atlas” preparation tournament ahead of the World Cup. It was the last exhibition game for the two teams before the World Cup launch.

Giannis Bourousis posted 12 points and five rebounds while Nick Calathes and Vangelis Mantzaris scored 11 points apiece for the Greek side. George Papagiannis added 10 points and six rebounds.

Greece superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo didn’t play in the game due to irritation on his knee, per the Greek Federation.

For Venezuela, Jhoman Zamora dropped 14 points and Nestor Colmenares 11.