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 1. Al Nift 8-3 
 2. Al Shurtah 8-3 
 3. Nift Al-Janoub 6-5 
 4. Al Kahraba 5-6 
 5. Al Karkh 3-8 
 6. Al Mina 3-8 
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 2 GS Petroliers 2-2 
 3 Sporting 2-2 
 4 Al Fateh 1-3 
 5 Sagesse 1-3 
Group B
 1 ES Sahel 4-0 
 2 Al Gharafa 3-1 
 3 Al Mina 2-2 
 4 DSG 1-3 
 5 As Seeb 0-4 
Last:11/17/2016
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 1 Al Riyadi 3-0 
 2 Petrochimi 2-1 
 3 Naft Abadan 1-2 
 4 Seraeyett 0-3 
Group B
 1 Chemidor 2-0 
 2 Sagesse 1-1 
 3 Al Mina 0-2 
Last:3/14/2017
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MaJic Dorsey Inks Deal with Duhok of Iraq - Mar 4, 2012


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MaJic Dorsey
Coming off the best season of his professional career, LNBP Player of the Year MaJic Dorsey (185-PG-81, agency: Court Side, college: S.Indiana) has inked a lucrative deal with top Iraqi club Duhok. Duhok has a critical game coming up on Monday in Lebanon as they will face Riyadi-Aramex of Jordan for a spot in the FIBA Asia Clubs Championships which will take place in Lebanon later this year. Having lost in the quarterfinals of the WABA league to the same club, Duhok added the 30-year old Dorsey to pair with veteran big man Malcolm Battles as their two imports. Dorsey, a Baltimore, Maryland native, spent this past season in Mexico, beginning the season with Halcones UV Xalapa before playing the majority of his time Aguilas Rojas de San Juan del Rio. With Aguilas is where Dorsey truly made his mark. In 27 games he averaged a league-leading 30.5 points per game, to go along with 2.4 rebounds, 8.7 assists (#2) and 2.1 steals (#2) over 27 contests. For his efforts, Dorsey was named the Eurobasket.com LNBP Player of the Year and Import Player of the Year.
In consecutive games he set the LNBP and then FIBA assists records, tallying 21 and 23 respectively.
A veteran of five NBA D-League seasons, the 6-1 Dorsey has started 72 of 147 career D-League games, with career averages of 9.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 3.3 steals while shooting 43.2% from the field and 83.0% from the free-throw line.
Dorsey arrived in Lebanon a few days ago and has already begun training with Duhok and head coach Tamer Radif. Though the contract is for only a two week period, an impressive showing here could lead the way to further opportunities in the region. According to Dorsey, Coach Radif is a great person and accepted me as soon as I stepped off the plane, he has treated me like his own son and I hope to re-ay the favor by helping the team advance to the Asian Clubs Championships. Regarding new teammate Malcolm Battles, He is a true professional both on and off the court. We knew each other from our time splaying in Mexico and he wholeheartedly endorsed the clubs decision to bring me in, saying I was the best point guard he had ever seen in person. He's also really helped me adjust to the culture differences and feeling comfortable while with the club.
Coming off such a spectacular season statistically, Dorsey is ready for a new challenge and opportunity that awaits on Monday. According to Dorsey, Elie El Khoury was instrumental in helping me land the opportunity with Duhok, and I am truly grateful for the chance to make the fans and club management proud.   



Superleague Round 1 of Second Stage - 4 days ago
The biggest surprise of round 1 in Superleague took place in Baghdad where host Al Shurtah (8-3) beat Al Mina (3-8) 97-80 on Friday evening. Al Mina will play next round against strong Al Nift trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Al Shurtah will try to continue on its current victory against Al Kahraba. It will be extra interesting game as Al Kahraba is their local rival from Baghdad. Al Nift defeated Al Karkh in Baghdad 99-88. Al Karkh will play next round against strong...   [read more]

Antwan
Wilkerson
Al Karkh signs Antwan Wilkerson, ex Al Noor !! - 4 days ago
Al Karkh (Superleague) signed 26-year old American forward Antwan Wilkerson (201-100kg-91, college: Johnson C. Smith). He just played at Al Noor in Saudi Arabian SBL league. A very impressive season as he was named to Asia-Basket.com All-Saudi Arabian SBL Honorable Mention. Wilkerson also played earlier that season for Al Ittihad (Premier League) in Bahrain. His team was regular season runner-up in CIAA Southern Division in 2012. Wilkerson has played on four different continents (Europe,...   [read more]

Louis Munks
Nift Al-Janoub tabs Louis Munks, ex Puerto Montt !! - 4 days ago
Newly promoted Nift Al-Janoub (Superleague) inked 27-year old American guard Louis Munks (190-91kg-90, college: Prairie View A&M). He started the season at CEB Puerto Montt in Chilean Liga Nacional. In 37 games he recorded very impressive stats: 20.3ppg, 7.1rpg, 2.8apg and 1.7spg this season. The last summer Munks played at Vikingos (Libobasquet) in Bolivian league. He played in the final of SWAC Tournament in 2014. Munks has quite traveled the world as his pro career brought him to three...   [read more]

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