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 1. Al Qadsia 29-1 
 2. Al Kuwait 28-2 
 3. Kazma 22-8 
 4. Al Arabi 19-11 
 5. Al Jahraa 18-12 
 6. Al Nasar 15-15 
 7. Al Sahel 13-17 
 8. Al Yarmook 9-21 
 9. Al Shabab 9-21 
 10. Al Tadhamon 2-28 
 11. Al Sulaibikhat 1-29 

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D1 Round 8: Al Kuwait reach 5-0 record on top - Nov 28, 2012


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The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Kuwait City: Kazma (#5) and Al Arabi (#6). Kazma (4-1) won against visiting Al Arabi (3-3) 66-59. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Al Arabi. Kazma moved-up to second place. Al Arabi at the other side keeps the sixth position with three games lost. They share it with Al Yarmook. Kazma will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Arabi will play at home against Al Salmiyah (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Kuwait City. Top-ranked Al Kuwait faced 4th ranked Al Sahel. Host Al Kuwait (5-0) defeated guests from Abu Halifa (3-2) 80-72. Undefeated Al Kuwait have an impressive five-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 5-0 record. Al Sahel at the other side dropped to the fifth place with two games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Al Sulaibikhat can celebrate finally their first win this season after three consecutive loses. They used home court advantage to defeat Al Jahraa (1-3) 81-76 on Friday. Al Sulaibikhat left bottom position moving up to ninth place, which they share with defeated Al Jahraa. Al Sulaibikhat will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Jahraa will play against Al Qadsia (#4) in Kuwait City.
Bottom-ranked Al Shabab (0-4) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 75-66 loss to seventh ranked Al Yarmook (3-3) in Al Ahmadi. Al Yarmook moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Al Arabi. Al Shabab at the other side still closes the standings with four games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.


Kazma - Al Arabi 66-59

The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Kuwait City: Kazma (#5) and Al Arabi (#6). Kazma (4-1) won against visiting Al Arabi (3-3) 66-59. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Al Arabi. Kazma moved-up to second place. Al Arabi at the other side keeps the sixth position with three games lost. They share it with Al Yarmook. Kazma will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Arabi will play at home against Al Salmiyah (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
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Al Kuwait - Al Sahel 80-72

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Kuwait City. Top-ranked Al Kuwait faced 4th ranked Al Sahel. Host Al Kuwait (5-0) defeated guests from Abu Halifa (3-2) 80-72. Al Kuwait have an impressive five-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 5-0 record. Al Sahel at the other side dropped to the fifth place with two games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
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Al Shabab - Al Yarmook 66-75

Bottom-ranked Al Shabab (0-4) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 75-66 loss to seventh ranked Al Yarmook (3-3) in Al Ahmadi. Al Yarmook moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Al Arabi. Al Shabab at the other side still closes the standings with four games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
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Al Sulaibikhat - Al Jahraa 81-76

Al Sulaibikhat can celebrate finally their first win this season after three consecutive loses. They used home court advantage to defeat Al Jahraa (1-3) 81-76 on Friday. Al Sulaibikhat left bottom position moving up to ninth place, which they share with defeated Al Jahraa. Al Sulaibikhat will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Jahraa will play against Al Qadsia (#4) in Kuwait City.
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Coach Vanja Gusa (EX Kazma) agreed terms with Al Kuwait SC !! - 5 months ago  
Kazma wins Kuwaiti Federation Basketball Cup 2016 - 7 months ago  
Qadsia crowned 2015/16 Champions! - 8 months ago  
D1 Round 38: Top-ranked Al Qadsia wins another game - 8 months ago  
D1 Round 37: First victory of Al Sulaibikhat - 8 months ago  
D1 Round 36: No surprise as #1 Al Qadsia defeats Al Nasar - 8 months ago  
D1 Round 35: Kazma is defeated by Al Jahraa - 8 months ago  
D1 Round 34: Derby game ends with Al Kuwait's defeat of Al Arabi - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 32: Al Nasar beats Al Sahel by three after a very close game - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 31: Al Arabi defeats Al Jahraa in the closest game of the week - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 30: Al Kuwait keeps a leadership position - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 29: Al Arabi edges Al Nasar by three points - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 28: Al Qadsia keeps a leadership position - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 27: Al Kuwait keeps a leadership position - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 25: Kazma is defeated by Al Qadsia in a derby game - 9 months ago  
D1 Round 23: Al Sulaibikhat still unable to win any game - 10 months ago  
D1 Round 22: Leader Al Kuwait gets another victory - 10 months ago  
D1 Round 18: Al Arabi is defeated by Al Qadsia in a derby game - 10 months ago  
D1 Round 17: Kazma beats Al Nasar by two after a very close game - 11 months ago  
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