Daily News Egypt

Al-Ahly claims third place in Abu Dhabi Basketball Championship - Daily News Egypt

Advertising Area




Advertising Area




Al-Ahly claims third place in Abu Dhabi Basketball Championship

Moroccan AS Salé wins the championship


Al-Ahly SC claimed third place in Abu Dhabi Basketball Championship that took place from 28 November to 3 December. The championship, which was held for the first time, was won by Moroccan side AS Salé.

Al-Ahly came in second place in Group B after the team defeated Jordanian side Al-Reyady Aramex 81-69 and Bahraini side Al-Meharraq 67-54.

However, Al-Ahly lost to eventual champions AS Salé in third group stage match 72-58.

In the quarterfinal, Al-Ahly defeated Al-Nasr team from Libya 75-68.

The Egyptian side lost the semifinal game against Club Africain from Tunisia 66-54.

Al-Ahly played a third place decider against Al-Jazeera team from UAE and won with difficulty 76-75.

The team is coached by former basketball player Sayed Mostafa.

Advertising Area



https://wwww.dailynewssegypt.com/2013/12/04/al-ahly-claims-third-place-in-abu-dhabi-basketball-championship/
Breaking News

No current breaking news

Receive our daily newsletter
Subscribe