Ali His Excellency (Dubai)
The Sharjah team achieved an impressive victory over Al-Ahly youth, with a score of 98-93, in the fifth and final round of the preliminary round of the first group competitions for the Cup of His Highness the Vice President of the State, at the Al-Nasr club hall at the top of the game at the level of men. “23-30 and 23-28”, and the knights in the second and fourth quarters by “22-20 and 25-20”. In a second match in the same group, Al-Nasr defeated Al-Wasl (93-71) at the Sharjah Gymnasium. Al-Ameed outperformed in the first and third quarters (22-14 and 32-14), and imposed the same tie on the fourth quarter (22-22), while Fahud was satisfied. Zabeel excelled in the second quarter with a score of “17-21”. In the second group, Bani Yas succeeded in settling the second group position by beating Al Dhafra «91-77». The round started last Monday evening, with a single meeting for the second group, during which Al-Wehdah succeeded in defeating Al-Jazira «82-79». At the conclusion of the preliminary, Sharjah, Shabab Al-Ahly, Al Nasr and Al Wasl teams qualified for the first group to the quarter-finals that begins next Saturday, after Sharjah finished the preliminary round in the lead with 8 points, two points difference from both Al-Ahly and Al-Nassr Youth, before Al Wasl snatched the last qualified cards, Despite his participation in the balance of the five points with Al-Bataeh, after the result of the direct confrontation between the two teams and according to the championship system, Al-Faisal played the role of Al-Faisal in going fourth in favor of Al-Wasl, after his victory in the fourth round that was held on the 17th of this month over Al-Bataih «83-79». In the second group, Al Wahda, Baniyas, Al Dhafra and Al Jazira teams snatched the four qualified cards from their group to the quarter-finals, with “Annabi” topping the lead with 8 points, one point ahead of “Al Samawi”, the runner-up. 5 points, while Al Ain bid farewell to the championship by finishing fifth with four points. With the end of the preliminary round phase, Sharjah will hit a date next Saturday with Al Jazeera at the opening of the quarter-finals, provided that Al-Ahly youth will face Al-Dhafra team, and Al-Nasr will meet Bani Yas and Al-Wahda with Al Wasl.
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