The stage is set for the Gold medal match of the Basketball event for Tokyo Olympics, as France sweat to a 90-89 win over Slovenia in the second semi final game played on Thursday afternoon.

Nando de Colo Registered a game-high 25 points for France in a game that saw Dallas Mavericks, Luka Doncic drop a triple double 17 points 10 rebounds 18 assist for Slovenia.

Despite an impressive display from Luka Doncic and Mike Tobey who had a team high 23 points France proved to be fittest of the contest with a brilliant close out performance.

Evan Fournier scored 23 points while Timothy Lawawu-Cabarrot added 15 points.

Rudy Gobert Finished with a game-high 16 rebounds.

France will now face USA in the gold medal match, while Australia will hope to clinch their first Olympics medal when they tackle a Luka Doncic led Slovenian side.