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Japan rallies to beat Venezuela at World Cup, closes in on Olympic berth

Aug. 31, 2023 11:47 AM EDT

Japan is one win away from getting back to the Olympics. Makoto Hiejima scored 23 points, Yuta Watanabe added 21 and Japan roared back from a 15-point third-quarter deficit to beat Venezuela 86-77 on Thursday in a classification round game at the Basketball World Cup in Okinawa,...