EuroBasket: GB's women beat Macedonia in qualifier
Great Britain won their second qualifier for next year's EuroBasket tournament with an emphatic 78-53 victory away to Macedonia.
GB's EuroBasket qualifiers
- 8 June: beat Belgium 56-49 (H)
- 11 June: beat Macedonia 78-53 (A)
- 15 June: Lithuania (A)
- 18 June: Belgium (A)
- 22 June: Macedonia (H)
- 25 June: Lithuania (H)
Forward Temi Fagbenle led the way with 15 points as GB built upon their 56-49 win over Belgium in their first match.
GB took a firm grip in the second quarter with 16 unanswered points and were 39-19 ahead at half-time.
They stayed comfortably in front, and are well-placed with away trips to Lithuania and Belgium to follow.
Fagbenle was ably supported by 11 points from Lauren Thomas-Johnson, 10 from Eilidh Simpson and eight points and 11 rebounds from Azania Stewart.