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Spain's basketballers put on a show in Malaga

Spain's basketballers put on a show in Malaga
/ Migue Fernández
  • The Martín Carpena arena hosted a friendly tournament which acted as a warm-up to the World Cup finals

Basketball fans in Malaga have enjoyed hosting their national team in the last week as Spain played two games as part of a friendly tournament featuring Côte d'Ivoire, Congo and the Philippines as part of their World Cup preparations.

The Martín Carpena arena hosted all of the clashes, including Spain's 79-62 and 96-64 victories over Côte d'Ivoire and Congo, respectively.

Despite defeat, Unicaja's Deon Thompson put on a notable showing in front of his home fans, scoring 14 points for the Ivorians.