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Macedonia plays Estonia in a must win basketball qualifier


Macedonia plays Estonia in a pre-qualification round for the 2019 World Basketball Championship that is a must win for both teams.

Macedonia, Estonia and Kosovo are all tied with 4 points each in Group C,. Macedonia plays away, in Estonia, and needs a win to be assured of having the second group place that leads in the next qualifying round. If Macedonia fails, it comes down to the final round game between Estonia and Kosovo.

In other groups, Austria leads Group A ahead of the Netherlands and Albania. In group D, Bulgaria has the maximum three wins and leads ahead of Belarus and Portugal.