13 November, 2023
06 May, 2024
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Kuwait Club defend FIBA WASL-Gulf League title

BEIRUT (Lebanon) - Kuwait Club retained the FIBA WASL-Gulf League title following a 99-92 win over Manama in Game 3 of the Final, Monday night at the Khalifa Sport City in Bahrain.


Joe Young finished with 25 points, 3 rebounds, and 5 assists as the newcomer led the fourth-quarter reversal to eventually score a back-to-back in the Sub-Zone League.

Marcus Georges-Hunt made 19 points, Hasan Bros. Hamad and Moh scored 16 and 13, respectively, while Cady Lalanne added 10 points as the reigning Kuwaiti Division 1 Basketball League champions got back on the team that beat them in the inaugural FIBA WASL Final.

Kuwait Club and Manama are two of the three Gulf League teams bound for the FIBA WASL Final 8. The other are sub-zone third-placers Kazma from Kuwait as well.

FIBA WASL-Gulf League Final Standings
1 - Kuwait Club
2 - Manama
3 - Kazma
4 - Muharraq