Double taronja medal in the World Cup: Colom, gold; Labeyrie, bronze


The fight for the FIBA World Cup medals has been decided this morning in Beijing with double prominence for Valencia Basket. Point-guard Quino Colom has been part of the Spanish team that has been proclaimed World Champion beating Argentina in the final by 75-95 and played the last 1:22 minutes of the gold medal game. The power forward Louis Labeyrie has hung the bronze medal of this World Cup after France has been imposed on Australia by 67-59. The taronja frontcourt player has participated 12 minutes in the bronze medal game, scoring 2 points (a spectacular dunk in his only shot attempted) and capturing 6 rebounds to add 8 index.