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Balance attack of Riyadi hold off Chabibeh's hot start - Jan 15, 2018


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Chabibeh Sporting Club came out fighting versus the high powered Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut Club Sunday night; but it wasn't enough as Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut rallied for a 82-65 win.

Chabibeh controlled the game defensively throughout the first half; but the WLBL power came on strong in the second half to dominate the remaining of the game. Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut had a balance attack from its starters as all five player scored in double figures. Shanece McKinney (193-F-92, college: LSU, agency: ProDep Management) was the high man with 19 points and 9 rebounds. Roneeka Hodges (180-G-82, college: Florida St.) scored 17 and pulled down 6 rebounds. The amazing trio if Lama Moukaddem (174-G/F-90) (17), Aida Bakhos (175-G-86, college: Lamar) (15) and Chirine El Charif (185-C-84) (10) all scoring in double figures in a winning effort.

Chabibeh Sporting Club put up a great fight to start but could not sustain the led. Star import Shareta Brown (185-C-93, college: Wayne St., MI) scored a game high 40 points along with 15 rebounds. Christeena Bado (170-G-89) added 5 points and 8 assists. And import Chelsea Poppens continue her struggles with just 14 points in a losing effort.   



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Aida Bakhos to join the 2018 Liga Mediterranean Cup (France) - Apr.19, 2018  (by Ghassan)

TOULOUSE, FRANCE 4/19/2018 Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut star guard, Aida Bakhos (178-G-86, college: Lamar), will join the 2018 Liga Mediterranean Cup in Toulouse, France. Bakhos will join the Chabibeh Sporting Club as the representative team for Lebanon in this high-level European Cup. Bakhos is no stranger to FIBA competition in Europe. This season Lebanon power club, Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut, joined the EEWBL for the first time. The club impressed the world advancing to the playoffs of... [read more]
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