Al Riyadi Basketball Academy Flying to France
15 Mar. 2017 – The 2006 team of Al Riyadi basketball academy are flying to France, Bourbourg, to participate in Mondiale Mini Basketball, from the 14th of April till the 18th of April.
25 teams from all around the world are participating, including Lebanon, France, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands, Serbia, Romania, and Guadaloupe.
They will be playing 3 games per day.
Riyadi will be in the group that includes: Riyadi, Denain Voltaire (France), UCCLE Europe (Belgium), Union Elite (France).
In the tournament there will be an All Stars game, a skills competition as well as shooting competition. This shows that it’s a very a high-level tournament.
Moreover, Riyadi is the only team from Asia and it’s the same team that won Fermo-Italy Tournament last year.
On the 18th of April, the 2006 team will go to Paris to play friendly games after the tournament, while the 2003 girls team also will be at Paris for other friendly games.
The players representing Lebanon are the following: Omar Gebril, Mohamad Eter, Saad Khatib, Houssam Farhat, Sami alam elddine, Jad Tabbara, Fouad Tabbara, Karen Hoteit, Jad Akoum, Khaled Ahwal, Nadim Msharafiye, Jad Jawhar. The head coach of the team is Rana Bazazo.
All the luck for Al Riyadi teams.