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Lithuania wins bronze at worlds

Updated: September 12, 2010, 3:31 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Linas Kleiza scored 33 points to help Lithuania win its first world basketball championship medal with a 99-88 victory over Serbia on Sunday in the third-place game.

Kleiza, who plays for the Toronto Raptors, scored 12 points during a 22-12 run -- including 15 consecutive points -- that put Lithuania 48-38 ahead heading to halftime.

Novica Velickovic scored 18 points for Serbia, which lost an emotionally-draining 83-82 semifinal to host nation Turkey the night before.

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