Lebanese Basketball: Tadamon Defeat Mouttahed as Riyadi Overcome Homenetmen
20 Dec. 2014- In their third game this season, Tadamon Zouk were able to defeat Mouttahed 92-70 at home in Fouad Chehab, to grab their first win after 2 losses against UBA and Riyadi.
A terrific defensive performance by Marwan Khalil’s men, especially by Hassan Dandach, helped the team secure its first win and start looking forward to other victories to stay close to the league leaders.
On offense, Tadamon were led by Reyshawn Terry, who managed to score 30 points, while Tarek El Amoury had more than 20 points on his account to be named the game’s best player.
Mouttahed on the other hand, were completely lost in the second half and could not keep up with Tadamon who made the break in the 3rd quarter.
In the other game, Al Riyadi managed to defeat Homenetmen at home with only 1 import since Loren Woods was released and his replacement has not yet arrived. Nevertheless, the orange team proved to be a worthy opponent, and will give a tough time to all the teams they are going to face this season.