Manama Club chairman Zuhair Kazerooni and team captain Mahmood Ghuloom received the league trophy from Bahrain Basketball
Association president Adel Al Asoomi during last night's awarding ceremony.
He extended congratulation to Manama Club board, hailing their the players for their strenuous efforts and string of landmark performances, which won them the Zain Bahrain Basketball
After the match, Bahrain Basketball
Association board members Ali Al Khaja and Nasser Al Qaseer presented gold medals and trophy to Manama players and silver medals to Al Ahli players.
League action continues tonight with defending champions Manama playing their first game since winning the Bahrain Basketball
Association Super Cup last week.
The Super Cup was the fourth successive Bahrain basketball
title won by Manama dating back to last season.
Shaikha Hayat described the team as the future of the Kingdom of Bahrain basketball
and have some great skills, and expressed appreciation to president of the General Organization for Youth and Sports Hisham Mohammed Al Jowder for backing these young talents .
The Super Cup is the traditional season-opening fixture of the Bahrain Basketball
League, played between the previous season's league champions and the Bahrain Basketball
Association Cup winners.
MUHARRAQ ousted Sitra 81-74 last night to set up an exciting clash with arch-rivals Manama for this year's Bahrain Basketball
Association (BBA) Super Cup.
BNA) -- His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has received a cable of thanks from the First Vice-President of the Asian Basketball Federation and President of the Bahrain Basketball
Association (BBA) Adel Al Asoomi in reply to his congratulatory cable marking Bahrain's winning of the title of the 3rd GCC Under-15 Basketball Championship, hosted by the kingdom from August 20 to 26.
They included Bahrain Cycling Association president Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Bahrain Football Association vice-president Ali Al Buainain, Bahrain Table Tennis Association vice-president Ali Al Madeh, Bahrain Handball Association general secretary Khalid Al Najem and Bahrain Basketball
Association executive director Ahmed Al Kooheji.
Manama: August 27 -- (BNA)-- His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister dispatched a congratulatory cable to the Bahrain Basketball
Association (BBA)'s chairman, MP Adel Al-Assoumi, on the occasion of the National Junior Basketball Team's winning the 3rd GCC Championship.
Bahrain's fine showing in Dubai earned the Bahrain Basketball
Association its second GCC medal of the year.
Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa hailed Bahrain's junior basketball team marking winning the 13th GCC Junior Basketball Championship after defeating the Kuwaiti team 59-55, and commended the efforts exerted by Board of Directors of the Bahrain Basketball
Al Ahli claimed second place after crushing Nuwaidrat, 73-65 last night in week 19 of the Zain Bahrain Basketball
League at the Zain Basketball Arena in Um Al Hassam.
This came during a meeting that was attended by representatives from the committee and the Bahrain Basketball