See the predictions of Australia vs Argentina live stream before their game in the quarterfinals. The Australians will play Argentina in the quarterfinals of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Brian Goorijan’s team finished first in their respective group with a strong performance in every match. Australia’s dominance in the group stage cleared the way for a quarter-final match against a well-formed Argentina on Tuesday 3 August.
Argentina finished third in Group C and qualified for the quarterfinals as one of the third highest-ranked team. In the last group match, they defeated host Japan by 97-77 points. Argentina seemed the best option between the two. The Argentines finished third in Group C behind Slovenia and Spain.
Australia vs Argentina team preview
The Australian apparently they expected easier competition in the quarterfinals after finishing at the top of their group. The undefeated Boomers discovered their opponents Sunday night through the newly introduced draw system. The Australians sealed their place on the first boat only to find out that Germany and Italy have also secured places in the quarterfinals. As they could not have been tied against a country in their group, the Australians were left with two options: Spain or Argentina.
The Argentines finished third in Group C behind Slovenia and Spain. Added to that, the Australians have overtaken Argentina last month, courtesy of Patty mills‘last minute heroics at a warm-up game in Las Vegas. As for the rest of the teams, France will play against Italy, while Slovenia drew with Germany.
Australia vs Argentina lineups and starting fifths
The Australian starters will be Patty Mills, Joe Ingles, Mathhew Dellavedova, Aron Baynes and Jock Landale. His replacement options will be Duop Reath, Matisse Thybulle, Dante Exum, Nick Kay, Josh Green and Chris Goulding.
The Argentine starters will be Leandro Bolmaro, Gabriel Deck, Luis Scola, Nicolas Brussino and Facundo Campazzo. His rotation options will be Patricio Garino, Tayavek Gallizzi, Marcos Delia, Luca Vildoza, Francisco Caffaro and Nico Laprovittola.
Predictions Australia vs Argentina
The Australian team has a good experience as of now. They are really getting all the attention in the tournament. However, Argentina has not backed down either. Veteran player Luis Scola has managed to get the team into a good position. The Australian team is fairly balanced and has a good lead over Argentina in their next quarter-final match. See Australia vs Argentina predictions and choose your teams.