The Supreme Organizing Committee of the Dubai International Basketball Championship announced today, Sunday, the official competition schedule for the matches of the 33rd edition, which will be held at Al-Nasr Club in Dubai during the period from January 19 to 28, during which the national team will launch its matches by meeting the Philippine-backed Strong Group team. With former American basketball star and Los Angeles Lakers team, Dwight Howard.
The results of the draw resulted in the national team being placed in the second group, next to Beirut, the Lebanese Homenetmen, the Philippine Strong Group, the Libyan Al-Ahly Tripoli, and the Syrian Al-Wahda team, while the defending champion, the Lebanese Al-Riyadi team, came in the first group, next to its compatriot Al-Hikma, the Tunisian national team, and Al-Ahly Benghazi. The Libyan, the Moroccan Sala, and the host, the Emirati Al-Nasr Club team.
The opening round of the group league will begin at 3:15 pm next Friday, with a match between Beirut of Lebanon and Al-Ahly Tripoli of Libya, followed at 5:15 by a match between Al-Hikma of Lebanon and Al-Nassr of the Emirates, and then at 7:15 a.m. with the national team’s match against Strong Group, with the curtain coming down. The first day’s matches include the Lebanese Sports Club meeting against the Tunisian national team, which begins at 9:15 pm.
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