Qatar and Bahrain in title clash of GCC Basketball C’ship

DAMMAM, KSA, October 20 , 2014 – Qatar’s senior basketball team will lock horns against Bahraini counterparts in the title clash of GCC Basketball Championship 2014 will be held in Dammam, KSA on Monday.

Qatar team leads the championship standings (8 points), ahead of Bahrain in the second place (7points), Kuwait in the third place and hosts KSA in the fourth place (6 points).

National team kept their undefeated march in the championship with four victories over Kuwait (78-53), Oman ( 75-49) UAE ( 71-53) and KSA (71-66).

The above results backed the national team to book a seat in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship to be held in China.

The prestigious championship brings together all six GCC teams including hosts KSA, defending champions Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Oman