Turkmenistan collapsed when Lee Doo-won (23, Suwon KT) took control of the bottom of the goal.
Korea, led by coach Yang-Hyeon Kang, won 19-15 against Turkmenistan in Group B of the men’s 3-on-3 basketball group stage of the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games held at the Deqing Basketball Court in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, on the 29th.
Korea, which defeated Iran 21-12 in the first game, defeated Maldives 21-8. They were defeated by Japan 17-21, but defeated Turkmenistan and recorded 3 wins and 1 loss. Tied with Iran. Japan has not yet played a game against the Maldives, but regardless of the result of this game, Korea finished first in the group and advanced to the quarterfinals.
The group stage rankings are decided based on the win-winner-winner rule, and Korea defeated the Maldives. If Japan wins against Maldives, the three teams will be tied.
In this case, the ranking is determined by the next highest average score. Korea scored an average of 19.5 points in four games. Iran scored 18.7 points. Even if Japan added 22 points, the most in the remaining games, the average score was 18.7 points, the same as Iran’s, and it was decided early on that Korea would advance to the quarterfinals as first place in the group.
Despite a struggling attack on the outside, they defeated Turkmenistan with their power under the goal. Myung-jin Seo (24, Ulsan Hyundai Mobis) made six 2-point shots, and Dong-hyun Kim (21, Busan KCC) only made one out of three, but Doo-won Lee scored 12 points and led the team to victory by scoring 9 out of 13 field goals, including one 2-point shot.
He also scored two exciting dunks and succeeded in taking control of the net by taking responsibility for 9 of the 21 rebounds. Korea also led 21-17 in rebounds.
The national team, consisting of Lee Doo-won, Kim Dong-hyun, Myung-jin Seo, and Won-seok Lee (23, Seoul Samsung), aims to be exempt from military service through a 3-on-3 gold medal.
3-on-3 basketball is very different from regular 5-on-5 basketball, as it is played in a half-court format and the game time is 10 minutes and the attack time is limited to 12 seconds. In 5-on-5 basketball, a 3-point shot is counted as 2 points, a 2-point shot is counted as 1 point, and the first player to score 21 points within 10 minutes wins.
In this competition, the first place in each group from Groups A to D will advance directly to the quarterfinals, while the second and third placers from each group will advance to the quarterfinals.
At the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Games, Korea participated as a team consisting of Nak-Hyeon Kim (executive director), In-Tae Park, Hong-Seok Yang (Changwon LG), and Young-Jun Ahn (Seoul SK), but left a disappointment with a silver medal. 토토사이트