Olympics: Rui Machida dishes 18 assists, Japan (W) cools off France (W)

Game recap
Himawari Akaho scored 17 points, Rui Machida had 9 points, as Japan (W) defeated France (W), 87-71, on Aug 6, 2021. Sandrine Gruda scored 18 points for France (W).
Japan (W) logo

Japan (W)

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Himawari Akaho 27 7 2 1 0 17
Yuki Miyazawa 27 7 3 2 0 14
Rui Machida 27 3 18 1 0 9
Evelyn Mawuli 13 2 0 0 0 9
Maki Takada 20 3 1 1 0 8
Saki Hayashi 25 1 0 1 0 8
Monica Okoye 20 2 0 1 0 7
Moeko Nagaoka 13 4 0 1 0 5
Naho Miyoshi 5 1 0 0 0 4
Saori Miyazaki 6 0 3 0 0 2
Nanako Todo 10 1 0 1 0 2
Nako Motohashi 7 0 1 0 0 2
France (W) logo

France (W)

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Sandrine Gruda 22 3 2 0 0 18
Marine Fauthoux 17 0 0 1 1 13
Alexia Chartereau 22 2 1 0 0 9
Marine Johannes 24 3 1 1 0 9
Alix Duchet 23 1 1 0 0 8
Iliana Rupert 9 4 2 0 0 6
Gabby Williams 26 8 7 3 0 4
Endy Miyem 24 2 1 0 0 4
Valeriane Vukosavljevic 14 4 3 3 0 0
Sarah Michel 16 1 3 3 0 0
Diandra Tchatchouang 3 1 0 0 0 0

Japan (W) Vs France (W)

Game notes

Himawari Akaho

Himawari Akaho

Himawari Akaho scored 17 points and set her new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games (W)). Her previous record was 12 points scored in a August 04, 2021 game against Belgium (W) (86-85 win). She scored 10 points or more 3 times this season in Olympic games (W) games.

Rui Machida

Rui Machida

Rui Machida had 18 assists and set her new season-high in assists (in Olympic games (W)). Her previous record was 15 assists in a August 02, 2021 game against Nigeria (W) (83-102 win). She had 15 assists or more 1 times this season in Olympic games (W) games.

Yuki Miyazawa

Yuki Miyazawa

Yuki Miyazawa scored 10 points or more for the 3th time in 5 Olympic games (W) games this season. She has done it 1 times on the road, and 2 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 21. She recorded it on a August 04, 2021 game against Belgium (W) (86-85 win).

Sandrine Gruda

Sandrine Gruda

Sandrine Gruda tied her season-high in scoring with 18 points (in Olympic games (W)). She scored 10 points or more 4 times this season in Olympic games (W) games.

Marine Fauthoux

Marine Fauthoux

Marine Fauthoux scored 13 points and set her new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games (W)). Her previous record was 4 points scored in a July 30, 2021 game against Nigeria (W) (87-62 win). She scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games (W) games.

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994