It was hardly a fair contest between the only two countries with more than a billion people. Led by Yi Jianlian, Team China beat Team India, 121-49, Thursday in the opening round of the FIBA Asia Cup. Yi scored 16 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and handed out two assists in 19 minutes. He was one of six Chinese players in double figures. China plays Kazakhstan Friday.
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- Game Highlights: Team China 121, Team India 49 (Video) - FIBA