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Yi Plays Big at Game End as China Advances to Finals

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Yi Jianlian didn't have his best game of the FIBA Asia Cup Saturday but came up big in the end, first hitting two fouls shots with eight seconds left, then blocking a three pointer. Team China beat Lebanon 72-68 to gain Sunday's Asia Cup final vs. Iran and clinch a spot in the 2010 FIBA World Cup. Yi had 18 points and 4 blocks, but only 4 rebounds. NBA journeyman Jackson Vroman scored 27 and grabbed 10 boards.