In the first round of the basketball tournament of the 32nd Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, the Slovenian team defeated the Argentines 118:100 (24:32, 18:30, 24:26, 34:30).
The most productive player of the match was the American Dallas basketball player Luka Doncic, who scored 48 points for the Slovenian team.
The 22-year-old basketball player scored 31 points in the first and second quarters. This is a record number of points in the first half of the Olympic Games, according to the NBA press service.
Luka Doncic is participating in the Olympic Games for the first time.