Indian basketball team on opening day of the BRICS Games 2017

88Vastavam web: The Indian basketball team lost to China 57-97 despite a strong performance from star player Amjyot Singh Gill on the opening day of the BRICS Games 2017 in Guangzhou, China.The hosts carried that momentum into the second half, scoring 33 and 26 points in the third and fourth quarters respectively.
Gill led the Indian team with 26 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists. But as a unit, the team struggled to find its scoring touch, only managing a field goal percentage of 36 from two-point range.