27-23 That it came with to rest, far be determinant for the difference, was a good omen by the fluidity of the latest moves and the high level dnsivo that remained in any circumstance. Third offense of the Latvian two-meter giant Zane Tamane was also important in these minutes. With the same status of match, i.e., large Spanish dnsa and problems in attack, was Laia Palau the trigger for the improvement of the selection due to its intensity and the seven offensive rebounds that got by providing second and third options, and the scoreboard began to reflect interesting advantages. The ten points of difference did not arrive until the minute 29, 44-34, and remained until the end, 46-36. Spain was starting to believe in their chances, his work, his tenacity and his dnsa. Strong back and running to chance, the players of Jose Ignacio Hernandez cemented minute a victory as important as necessary.
With 50-37 with nine minutes of match, Spain attempted to extend their possessions in attack. Marta Xargay became an ankle sprain and Latvia played resonated to see that victory would escape him. The selection was able to endure the downpour and took their opportunities getting a 58-44 with five minutes to the end, playing the rest of the time with the advantage on the scoreboard for initialed the victory by 66-57, decisive for their future waiting to compete against Croatia in the last match of this second phase. Technical data sheet: 66 Spain (13 + 14 + 19 + 20): Palau (10), Torrens (11), Montanana (16), Aguilar (7), (16) Lyttle – five initial-, Lima, Dominguez, Easter (2), Xargay (4) and Cruz. 57. Latvia (10 + 13 + 13 + 21): Babkina (17), Niedola, Tamane (11), Basko (8), Kublina (12) – five initial-Eglite (1), Jansone (5), Putnina, Priede (1), Nimane, Karklina (2) and Jacobsone. Incidences: Match corresponding to the second day of the second phase of the European Championship women’s in the Spodek in Katowice (Poland) room before some five hundred spectators. Source of the news: Spain def. Latvia and continues with options at Eurobasket