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D1 Standings
 1. Al Rayyan 2-0 
 2. Al Gharafa 1-0 
 3. Al Wakrah 1-0 
 4. El Jaysh 1-0 
 5. Qatar Club 1-1 
 6. Al Arabi 1-1 
 7. Al Sadd 1-1 
 8. Al Shamal 0-1 
 9. Al Ahli 0-2 
 10. Al Khor 0-2 
Full Standings
Points Per Game
 Michael TAYLOR
  
  (186-G-86)
  Avg: 41
 1. Taylor, Al Gharafa41.0 
 2. Justice, Qatar Club34.5 
 3. Macklin, El Jaysh30.0 
 4. Tubbs, Al Shamal28.0 
 5. Young, Al Khor28.0 
 6. Ayeni, Al Wakrah27.0 
 7. Doggett, Qatar Cl.26.0 
 8. Gary, Al Khor25.0 
 9. Williams, Al Wakrah23.0 
 10. Fouda, Al Sadd22.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Olatunbo AYENI
  
  (196-F-87)
  Avg: 19
 1. Ayeni, Al Wakrah19.0 
 2. Bell, Al Rayyan17.5 
 3. Doggett, Qatar Cl.17.0 
 4. Young, Al Khor13.0 
 5. Adako, Al Arabi11.5 
 6. Watson, Al Shamal11.0 
 7. Miljkovic, Al Ahli11.0 
 8. Sykes, Al Sadd10.5 
 9. Salem, Al Gharafa10.0 
 10. Mujkic, Al Wakrah10.0 
Assists Per Game
 Michael TAYLOR
  
  (186-G-86)
  Avg: 8
 1. Taylor, Al Gharafa8.0 
 2. Al-Darwish, Al Wa.7.0 
 3. Abilmona, El Jaysh7.0 
 4. Fouda, Al Sadd6.5 
 5. Jereminov, Al Ahli6.0 
 6. Watson, Al Shamal6.0 
 7. James, El Jaysh5.0 
 8. Ngombo, Al Rayyan5.0 
 9. Penn, Al Sadd4.5 
 10. Abdullah, Al Ghar.4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Branko JEREMINOV
  
  (186-PG-87)
  Avg: 4.5
 1. Jereminov, Al Ahli4.5 
 2. James, El Jaysh4.0 
 3. Seydou Elhad., Al3.0 
 4. Fouda, Al Sadd3.0 
 5. Saleh, Al Shamal3.0 
 6. Muslic, Al Gharafa3.0 
 7. Saad, Al Sadd3.0 
 8. Souleye, Al Arabi2.5 
 9. Justice, Qatar Club2.5 
 10. Williams, Al Wakr.2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Raymond SYKES
  
  (206-C/F-86)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Sykes, Al Sadd3.5 
 2. Young, Al Khor3.0 
 3. Ayeni, Al Wakrah2.0 
 4. Mujkic, Al Wakrah2.0 
 5. Adako, Al Arabi1.5 
 6. Tubbs, Al Shamal1.0 
 7. Salem, Al Gharafa1.0 
 8. Macklin, El Jaysh1.0 
 9. Marone Ngom, El Ja.1.0 
 10. Bell, Al Rayyan1.0 
Player of the week

 Marcus Bell
  Al Rayyan
  (206-C-102)
  
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Round 3 (Regular Season)

Al Shamal Dec.11 Al Gharafa 98%
El Jaysh 56% Dec.11 Al Wakrah
Al Rayyan 81% Dec.11 Al Arabi
Al Khor Dec.11 Qatar Club 90%
D1 Round 8: #1 Al Rayyan is defeated by Al Arabi - Nov 30, 2012


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The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of undefeated Al Rayyan (6-1) in Doha on Tuesday night. Hosts were edged by fourth ranked Al Arabi (6-2) 84-82. It ended at the same time the six-game winning streak of Al Rayyan. Al Arabi forced 19 Al Rayyan turnovers. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Al Arabi made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of American-Sierra Leonean guard Abdulai Jalloh (188-86, college: JMU) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points, 17 rebounds and 4 assists and American swingman William Byrd (201-85, college: Ark.-Pine Bluff) who added 23 points, 6 rebounds and 6 blocks during the contest. The former international power forward Yasseen Ismail Musa (204-80) responded with 25 points and 9 rebounds. Al Arabi moved-up to third place. Defending champion Al Rayyan dropped to the second position with one game lost. Al Arabi will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Rayyan's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Doha to the arena Al Sadd.
Another interesting game was a derby match between two teams from Doha: Al Ahli (#8) and Al Shamal (#7). Al Ahli (1-6) won against visiting Al Shamal (1-6) 69-54. The winners were led by Guinean Youla Mohammed who scored that evening 24 points and 7 rebounds and Ibou Gueye Sarr supported him with 25 points and 7 rebounds. Even 16 points and 7 assists by American point guard Tyvon Williams (182-87, college: S.Carolina St.) did not help to save the game for Al Shamal. Al Ahli left bottom position moving up to seventh place, which they share with defeated Al Shamal. It was Al Shamal's fourth loss in a row. Al Ahli will play against bottom-ranked Al Wakrah (#9) on the road in the next round. Al Shamal's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Doha Al Gharafa.
Another interesting game was again a derby between two local teams from Doha: Al Sadd (#1) and Al Gharafa (#5). Al Gharafa was defeated at home 65-75 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. The best player for the winners was Khalid Suliman who had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 12 rebounds. Ousseynou N'Diaye produced 29 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for the hosts. Undefeated Al Sadd (7-0) have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain first position with a perfect record of 7 victories in a row. Al Gharafa at the other side keeps the fifth place with four games lost. They share the position with Qatar. Al Sadd's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Doha Al Rayyan.
Bottom-ranked Al Wakrah (0-7) is still winless. This time they lost on the road their seventh consecutive match to sixth ranked Qatar Sports Club (3-4) 98-78. Oumar Seck orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 29 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists. Qatar Sports Club moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Al Gharafa. Al Wakrah at the other side still closes the standings with seven games lost. Qatar Sports Club's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Doha to the arena Al Jaysh.

The most impressive stats of the last round was 33 points (!!!), 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals by Kayode Ayeni of Al Wakrah.


Qatar - Al Wakrah 98-78

Bottom-ranked Al Wakrah (0-7) is still winless. This time they lost on the road their seventh consecutive match to sixth ranked Qatar Sports Club (3-4) 98-78. Qatar Sports Club players were unselfish on offense dishing 23 assists. Senegalese Oumar Seck orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 29 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists. American swingman Chauncey Leslie (183-81, college: Iowa) contributed with 35 points (!!!), 7 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Four Qatar Sports Club players scored in double figures. American-Nigerian forward Kayode Ayeni (196-87, college: St.Francis, NY) replied with a double-double by scoring 33 points (!!!), 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals and international center Mame Souleye (206-87) added 15 points and 11 rebounds in the effort for Al Wakrah. Qatar Sports Club moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Al Gharafa. Al Wakrah at the other side still closes the standings with seven games lost. Qatar Sports Club's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Doha to the arena Al Jaysh.
Top scorers:
Qatar: C.Leslie 35+7reb+6ast, O.Seck 29+17reb+6ast, G.Moliva 18+14reb+5ast, A.Abdallah 11+4reb+1ast, A.Khalifa 5+1reb+4ast, H.Jasemi 0
Al Wakrah: K.Ayeni 33+13reb+5ast, J.Obazuaye 15+4reb+5ast, M.Souleye 15+11reb+3ast, A.Osama Soliman 8+5ast, A.Matalkeh Abrahem 4+3reb, N.Al Gidea 3+4reb+1ast
gschID: 227997


Al Ahli - Al Shamal 69-54

Another interesting game was a derby match between two teams from Doha: Al Ahli (#8) and Al Shamal (#7). Al Ahli (1-6) won against visiting Al Shamal (1-6) 69-54. Al Ahli players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. The winners were led by Guinean Youla Mohammed who scored that evening 24 points and 7 rebounds and Senegalese forward Ibou Gueye Sarr (204-83) supported him with 25 points and 7 rebounds. Four Al Ahli players scored in double figures. Even 16 points and 7 assists by American point guard Tyvon Williams (182-87, college: S.Carolina St.) did not help to save the game for Al Shamal. Nigerian Daouda Egona added 13 points and 13 rebounds for the guests. Al Ahli left bottom position moving up to seventh place, which they share with defeated Al Shamal. It was Al Shamal's fourth loss in a row. Al Ahli will play against bottom-ranked Al Wakrah (#9) on the road in the next round. Al Shamal's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Doha Al Gharafa.
Top scorers:
Al Ahli: I.Gueye Sarr 25+7reb+2ast, Y.Mohammed 24+7reb+3ast, O.Ahmad 10+8reb+4ast, H.Zaidan 10+10reb+7ast, I.Joseph Udanoh 0, M.Saeed 0
Al Shamal: T.Williams 16+4reb+7ast, D.Egona 13+13reb, M.Nwigwe 12+4reb+3ast, H.Omar 7+4reb+2ast, M.Yembo 6+6reb, G.Khosef 0
gschID: 227996


Al Gharafa - Al Sadd 65-75

Another interesting game was again a derby between two local teams from Doha: Al Sadd (#1) and Al Gharafa (#5). Al Gharafa was defeated at home 65-75 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. Al Sadd outrebounded Al Gharafa 48-23 including a 15-2 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was international swingman Khalid Suliman (198-87) who had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 12 rebounds. American-Dominican point guard Chris De La Rosa (175-88, college: UMBC, agency: Interperformances) chipped in 19 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. International swingman Ousseynou N'Diaye (196-85, agency: Court Side) produced 29 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists and international center Omar Abdelkader (206-83) added 8 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Al Sadd (7-0) have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They maintain first position with a perfect record of 7 victories in a row. Al Gharafa at the other side keeps the fifth place with four games lost. They share the position with Qatar. Al Sadd's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Doha Al Rayyan.
Top scorers:
Al Sadd: K.Suliman 19+12reb+1ast, C.De La Rosa 19+5reb+4ast, D.Mousa 15+4reb+4ast, M.Southall 8+10reb+2ast, J.Mpondo 8+12reb+1ast, A.Saad 6+5reb+2ast
Al Gharafa: O.N'Diaye 29+7reb+4ast, A.Saad 11+3ast, O.Abdelkader 8+7reb+1ast, W.Belton 7+1reb+2ast, M.Abdullah Ali 5+1reb+1ast, M.Adako 5+6reb+2ast
gschID: 227995


Al Rayyan - Al Arabi 82-84

The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of undefeated Al Rayyan (6-1) in Doha on Tuesday night. Hosts were edged by fourth ranked Al Arabi (6-2) 84-82. It ended at the same time the six-game winning streak of Al Rayyan. Al Arabi forced 19 Al Rayyan turnovers. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Al Arabi made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of American-Sierra Leonean guard Abdulai Jalloh (188-86, college: JMU) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points, 17 rebounds and 4 assists and American swingman William Byrd (201-85, college: Ark.-Pine Bluff) who added 23 points, 6 rebounds and 6 blocks during the contest. The former international power forward Yasseen Ismail Musa (204-80) responded with 25 points and 9 rebounds and American point guard Boney Watson (183-78, college: Sam Houston St.) produced a double-double by scoring 22 points and 11 assists. Al Arabi moved-up to third place. Defending champion Al Rayyan dropped to the second position with one game lost. Al Arabi will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Al Rayyan's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Doha to the arena Al Sadd.
Top scorers:
Al Arabi: A.Jalloh 29+17reb+4ast, W.Byrd 23+6reb+3ast, A.Mofunanya 13+14reb+1ast, K.Masoud Al Nasr 8+6reb+5ast, M.El Hadary 8+4reb+6ast, M.Faraj 3+1reb+1ast
Al Rayyan: Y.Ismail Musa 25+9reb+3ast, B.Watson 22+3reb+11ast, T.Ngombo 11+11reb+3ast, M.Saleem 8+3reb+4ast, E.Ali Saeed 8+5reb+3ast, M.Saleem Ambadi 7+8reb
gschID: 227994
  




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