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Tag Archives: basketball

S. Korea tame Philippines to reach semis

Japan’s scandal-hit men’s team out of Games JAKARTA, Aug 27, (Agencies): Defending champions South Korea overcame NBA star Jordan Clarkson’s Philippines in a hard-fought Asian Games basketball match in Jakarta on Monday. US-born Ricardo Preston Ratliffe scored 30 points for South Korea as they won the quarter-finals encounter 91-82 to …

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Sports festival for girls concludes

The closing ceremony of the Sports Festival for Girls in basketball and tennis was held at the Girls Club under the sponsorship of Public Authority for Sports and in the presence of Director of the authority Dr Hamoud Fleiteh and Director of Clubs Management at the authority Saoud Hakim. Also …

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Kansas State ends UMBC historic run – Xavier ousted

NASHVILLE, Tenn, March 19, (AP): PJ Savoy made a 3-pointer with 1:08 left to give Florida State its first lead of the second half, and the Seminoles rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat top-seeded Xavier 75-70 on Sunday night in the second round of the West Region. The Seminoles, …

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Al-Jahra win Kuwait Basketball Federation Shield

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 15: Al-Jahra won the Kuwaiti Basketball Federation Shield with 92-78 victory over Al-Qadsiya while Al-Kuwait claimed third position by beating Al- Nasr 79-41. Board Chairman of Kuwait Basketball Federation Dhari Al-Barjes, his deputy Sheikh Ali Al-Khalifa, and Chairman of Al-Jahra Sporting Club Deham Al-Shammari handed over the …

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Kuwait on top

The first basketball team of Kuwait Sports Club achieved an important win against the Kazema team by defeating them with a score of 93-81 in the first round of the Basketball Federation Cup. Also, Jahra team defeated Al-Arabi team with a score of 73-63. With these two wins, the Kuwait …

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Kuwait ‘crowned’ basketball champs

KUWAIT CITY, April 5: The Under- 17 basketball team of Kuwait Sporting Club were crowned champions in the basketball league after defeating Qadsiya Team by 77-51 points on Tuesday. This places Qadsiya in third place in the league chart and Al-Tadamoun in second place. In his role, board member of …

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Kuwait SC win 2016-2017 Basketball League title

The Kuwait SC on Wednesday won its 9th title of the Kuwaiti Basketball League, 2016-2017, beating Kazma SC 81-61. The Kuwait players offered strong performance and realized a well-deserved win, raising the team’s points to 19, and seized awarded the title of the 54th edition of the league. Talking to …

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National Guard declared league champs

The basketball team of the National Guard were declared league champions of the Ministries’ Basketball Championship, after they defeated the team of Ministry of Defense in the final match with a score of 81-79. This comes as revenge of the National Guard Team for their similar defeat in the finals …

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Kuwait receives 6th GCC Women Games flag – Qatar win basketball gold

KUWAIT CITY, March 18: The flag of the 6th GCC Women Games was handed over to Kuwait during the closing ceremony of the 5th GCC Women Games which was held Doha, Qatar. The 6th GCC Women Games is due to be hosted in Kuwait in 2019. The flag was received …

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Members back Saudi Arabia to host premier league

Members of the GCC Basketball Clubs Federation unanimously agreed on the proposal of Saudi Arabia to host the premier league instead of the GCC Clubs Championship whereby each country will participate in the league with two teams. This statement was given by a member of the basketball federation’s interim committee …

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