GB Women outlast Portugal to claim vital qualification win

Great Britain’s Senior Women opened their second FIBA EuroBasket Women 2019 Qualifying window with a 56-64 win over hosts Portugal. Karlie Samuelson picked up her first cap for GB and joined Coach Buceta’s starting line-up alongside Temi Fagbenle, Rachael Vanderwal, Stef Collins and Azania Stewart. The hosts were quickest out of the blocks, racing to…