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 1. El Jaysh 18-0 
 2. Al Gharafa 16-2 
 3. Al Arabi 12-6 
 4. Al Rayyan 12-6 
 5. Al Wakrah 7-11 
 6. Al Shamal 7-11 
 7. Al Ahli 6-12 
 8. Al Sadd 5-13 
 9. Qatar Club 5-13 
 10. Al Khor 2-16 
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 1 ASS Sale 4-0 
 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
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Michael TAYLOR
  Al Gharafa
  (186-G-86)
  Avg: 33
 1. Taylor, Al Gharafa33.0 
 2. Justice, Qatar Club31.0 
 3. Ayeni, Al Wakrah29.4 
 4. Blair, Al Wakrah29.2 
 5. Doggett, Qatar Club28.4 
 6. Haras, Al Shamal26.6 
 7. Gary, Al Khor26.1 
 8. Hamilton, Al Shamal25.8 
 9. Anderson, Al Rayyan25.2 
 10. Macklin, El Jaysh24.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Oumar SECK
  Al Sadd
  (208-C-88)
  Avg: 17.1
 1. Seck, Al Sadd17.1 
 2. Haras, Al Shamal16.2 
 3. Bell, Al Rayyan15.2 
 4. West, Al Sadd13.5 
 5. Doggett, Qatar Club12.3 
 6. Deng, Al Shamal12.2 
 7. Adako, Al Arabi11.9 
 8. Ayeni, Al Wakrah11.3 
 9. Young, Al Khor10.3 
 10. Macklin, El Jaysh9.9 
Assists Per Game
 Larry BLAIR
  Al Wakrah
  (183-G-84)
  Avg: 9
 1. Blair, Al Wakrah9.0 
 2. Jereminov, Al Ahli7.9 
 3. Watson, Al Shamal7.5 
 4. Justice, Qatar Club7.2 
 5. Abilmoni, El Jaysh5.8 
 6. James, El Jaysh5.8 
 7. Gary, Al Khor5.8 
 8. Taylor, Al Gharafa5.7 
 9. Hamilton, Al Shamal5.6 
 10. Fouda, Al Sadd5.6 
Steals Per Game
 Dominic JAMES
  El Jaysh
  (180-PG-86)
  Avg: 3.9
 1. James, El Jaysh3.9 
 2. Blair, Al Wakrah3.3 
 3. Justice, Qatar Club2.8 
 4. Deng, Al Shamal2.8 
 5. Monroe, Al Gharafa2.8 
 6. Anderson, Al Rayyan2.6 
 7. Seydou-E., Al Ahli2.4 
 8. Bell, Al Rayyan2.4 
 9. Jereminov, Al Ahli2.3 
 10. Mohamed, Al Rayyan2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Deng DENG
  Al Shamal
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 4
 1. Deng, Al Shamal4.0 
 2. Young, Al Khor1.9 
 3. Sykes, Al Sadd1.7 
 4. West, Al Sadd1.6 
 5. Seck, Al Sadd1.4 
 6. Macklin, El Jaysh1.3 
 7. Bell, Al Rayyan1.2 
 8. Adako, Al Arabi1.0 
 9. Haras, Al Shamal1.0 
 10. Ayeni, Al Wakrah0.9 
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D1 Round 11: Derby game ends with Al Rayyan's defeat of Al Sadd - Jan 13, 2017


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The most exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Doha: Al Rayyan (#4) and Al Sadd (#7). Al Rayyan (6-3) crushed visiting Al Sadd (3-6) by 51 points 110-59. The game without a history. Al Rayyan led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 76 of its points in the paint compared to Al Sadd's 38. Al Rayyan forced 30 Al Sadd turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. American point guard Marcel Anderson (183-86, college: Harris-Stowe St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 37 points (!!!), 6 rebounds, 8 assists and 5 steals. International forward Abdelrahman Abdelhaleem (205-96) contributed with 28 points, 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 steals for the winners. Omar Saad answered with 18 points and 4 assists for Al Sadd. Defending champion moved-up to third place, which they share with Al Arabi. Al Sadd at the other side keeps the seventh position with six games lost. They share it with Al Shamal.
Another exciting game was again a derby between two teams from Doha: Al Gharafa (#2) and Qatar Sports Club (#5). Al Gharafa (8-1) crushed visiting Qatar Sports Club (4-5) by 41 points 127-86. American players dominated the game. It was a great evening for forward Sammy Monroe (198-85, college: Newberry) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 32 points and 13 rebounds. Wayne Arnold helped adding 24 points and 8 rebounds. Al Gharafa's coach felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. point guard James Justice (178-89, college: Martin Methodist) responded with 33 points (!!!). Al Gharafa have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They maintain second place with 8-1 record behind leader El Jaysh. Qatar Sports Club at the other side keeps the fifth position with five games lost. They share it with Al Ahli.
Another exciting game was again a derby match of two local teams from Doha: Al Arabi (#3) and Al Shamal (#7). Al Shamal was crushed at home by 21 points 68-89 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. It was an exceptional evening for Manny Adako who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists. Mohamed Haras came up with a double-double by scoring 31 points and 16 rebounds for Al Shamal in the defeat. The victory was the third consecutive win for Al Arabi. They maintain third place with 6-3 record having just three points less than leader El Jaysh, which they share with Al Rayyan. Loser Al Shamal keeps the seventh position with six games lost. They share it with Al Sadd.
Another exciting game was also this time a derby match between teams from Doha: El Jaysh (#1) and Al Ahli (#5). Al Ahli was crushed at home by 40 points 67-107 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. The best player for the winners was Dominic James who scored 24 points and 4 assists. Coach 's team controlled all game and the coach could let to play 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the ninth consecutive win for El Jaysh. They maintain first place with 9-0 record. Al Ahli at the other side keeps the fifth position with five games lost.
Bottom-ranked Al Khor is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their ninth consecutive match to ninth ranked Al Wakrah (2-7) 94-66 on Wednesday evening. Larry Blair orchestrated the victory by scoring 29 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists. Al Wakrah maintains ninth place with 2-7 record. Al Khor lost their ninth game in a row. They still close the standings with nine games lost.

Al Rayyan - Al Sadd 110-59

The most exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Doha: Al Rayyan (#4) and Al Sadd (#7). Al Rayyan (6-3) crushed visiting Al Sadd (3-6) by 51 points 110-59. The game without a history. Al Rayyan led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 76 of its points in the paint compared to Al Sadd's 38. Al Rayyan forced 30 Al Sadd turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. American point guard Marcel Anderson (183-86, college: Harris-Stowe St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 37 points (!!!), 6 rebounds, 8 assists and 5 steals. International forward Abdelrahman Abdelhaleem (205-96) contributed with a double-double by scoring 28 points, 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 steals for the winners. Anderson is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Four Al Rayyan players scored in double figures. Omar Saad answered with 18 points and 4 assists and the former international swingman Khalid Abdi (198-87) added 10 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists in the effort for Al Sadd. Defending champion moved-up to third place, which they share with Al Arabi. Al Sadd at the other side keeps the seventh position with six games lost. They share it with Al Shamal.
Top scorers:
Al Sadd: O.Saad 18+3reb+4ast, K.Abdi 10+7reb+5ast, M.Ouiri 10+8reb+1ast, R.Sykes 6+10reb+3ast, I.Alazar 6+1reb, Y.Mahdi 5+4reb+1ast
Al Rayyan: M.Anderson 37+6reb+8ast, A.Abdelhaleem 28+13reb+5ast, M.Bell 20+5reb+3ast, M.Hassan Mohamed 14+3reb+1ast, A.Matalkeh 6+5reb+1ast, O.Nasser Al-Khanji 5+2reb+6ast
gschID: 522303


Al Khor - Al Wakrah 66-94

Bottom-ranked Al Khor is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their ninth consecutive match to ninth ranked Al Wakrah (2-7) 94-66 on Wednesday evening. The guests trailed by 5 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 1-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 94-66. Al Wakrah dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Al Khor's 38. They outrebounded Al Khor 40-29 including a 31-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. American guard Larry Blair (183-84, college: Liberty) orchestrated the victory by scoring 29 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists. American-Nigerian forward Olatunbo Ayeni (196-87, college: St.Francis, NY) contributed with 28 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Ayeni is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top summer league for players who want to play basketball overseas. American point guard Dairese Gary (185-88, college: N.Mexico) answered with 24 points and 7 rebounds and the other American import Rickey Young (205-90, college: W.Virginia Tech) added 17 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Al Khor. Four Al Khor players scored in double figures. Al Wakrah maintains ninth place with 2-7 record. Al Khor lost their ninth game in a row. They still close the standings with nine games lost.
Top scorers:
Al Khor: D.Gary 24+7reb+3ast, R.Young 17+8reb+2ast, K.Roushdi Mohamed 10+6reb, A.Adam 10+5reb+4ast, A.Muhamad 3, A.Mohamed Hisham 2+3reb+1ast
Al Wakrah: L.Blair 29+7reb+9ast, O.Ayeni 28+9reb+4ast, E.Mujkic 20+9reb+1ast, A.Samir 6+1reb+1ast, A.Al-Darwish 4+4reb+5ast, A.Aple 3
gschID: 522302


Al Gharafa - Qatar Club 127-86

Another exciting game was again a derby between two teams from Doha: Al Gharafa (#2) and Qatar Sports Club (#5). Al Gharafa (8-1) crushed visiting Qatar Sports Club (4-5) by 41 points 127-86. The game without a history. Al Gharafa led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 74 of its points in the paint compared to Qatar Sports Club's 40. They outrebounded Qatar Sports Club 60-30 including a 40-18 advantage in defensive rebounds. Al Gharafa players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists comparing to just 9 passes made by Qatar Sports Club's players. They brought some defensive toughness making 7 blocks. American players dominated the game. It was a great evening for forward Sammy Monroe (198-85, college: Newberry) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 32 points and 13 rebounds. Swingman Wayne Arnold (193-84, college: Tennessee St.) helped adding 24 points and 8 rebounds. Monroe is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Five Al Gharafa players scored in double figures. Al Gharafa's coach felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Point guard James Justice (178-89, college: Martin Methodist) responded with 33 points (!!!) and forward Quinton Doggett (206-90, college: Southern) produced a double-double by scoring 28 points and 11 rebounds. Al Gharafa have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They maintain second place with 8-1 record behind leader El Jaysh. Qatar Sports Club at the other side keeps the fifth position with five games lost. They share it with Al Ahli.
Top scorers:
Qatar Club: J.Justice 33+4reb+3ast, Q.Doggett 28+11reb, A.Jamal 10+5reb+2ast, K.Zubovic 9+5reb+2ast, A.Mahmood Abdallah 4+2reb+2ast, E.Haj 2+1reb
Al Gharafa: S.Monroe 32+13reb+3ast, W.Arnold 24+8reb+3ast, A.Saad 15+6reb+6ast, H.Ndoye 13+2reb+4ast, M.Abdullah 10+5reb+4ast, N.Muslic 10+5reb+3ast
gschID: 522301


Al Shamal - Al Arabi 68-89

Another exciting game was again a derby match of two local teams from Doha: Al Arabi (#3) and Al Shamal (#7). Al Shamal was crushed at home by 21 points 68-89 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. The game was mostly controlled by Al Arabi. Al Shamal managed to win third quarter 24-19. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. It was an exceptional evening for Nigerian-American power forward Manny Adako (203-87, college: Northeastern, agency: Court Side) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists. American-Ghanian Adamu Saaka (198-88, college: Furman) accounted for 24 points and 10 rebounds for the winning side. Four Al Arabi players scored in double figures. Mohamed Haras came up with a double-double by scoring 31 points and 16 rebounds and swingman Abdul Kosar (192) added 9 points and 9 rebounds respectively for Al Shamal in the defeat. The victory was the third consecutive win for Al Arabi. They maintain third place with 6-3 record having just three points less than leader El Jaysh, which they share with Al Rayyan. Loser Al Shamal keeps the seventh position with six games lost. They share it with Al Sadd.
Top scorers:
Al Shamal: M.Haras 31+16reb+2ast, F.Avdic 12+5reb+2ast, A.Kosar 9+9reb+3ast, T.Johnson 9+2reb+1ast, E.Ali Saleh 7+9reb+1ast, A.Diop 0
Al Arabi: A.Saaka 24+10reb+3ast, M.Adako 23+13reb+4ast, M.Souleye 21+7reb+2ast, G.Momar Talla 15+8reb+6ast, I.Hamed Moutasim 3+2reb+1ast, O.Adel 3+2reb+1ast
gschID: 522300


Al Ahli - El Jaysh 67-107

Another exciting game was also this time a derby match between teams from Doha: El Jaysh (#1) and Al Ahli (#5). Al Ahli was crushed at home by 40 points 67-107 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. The game without a history. El Jaysh led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Al Ahli's 38. El Jaysh forced 20 Al Ahli turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 31 assists comparing to just 18 passes made by Al Ahli's players. The best player for the winners was American point guard Dominic James (180-86, college: Marquette) who scored 24 points and 4 assists. His fellow American import power forward Vernon Macklin (208-86, college: Florida) chipped in 24 points. Coach 's team controlled all game and the coach could let to play 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Serbian point guard Branko Jereminov (186-87) produced 15 points and 4 assists and Serbian power forward Nemanja Miljkovic (204-90) added 10 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists respectively for the hosts. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. The victory was the ninth consecutive win for El Jaysh. They maintain first place with 9-0 record. Al Ahli at the other side keeps the fifth position with five games lost.
Top scorers:
Al Ahli: B.Jereminov 15+3reb+4ast, O.Ahmad 14+1ast, A.Al-Muftah 11+3reb+1ast, N.Miljkovic 10+6reb+5ast, N.Seydou Elhadj 8+7reb+2ast, M.Elsadiq 4+2reb
El Jaysh: V.Macklin 24+4reb+2ast, D.James 24+3reb+4ast, A.Badara Ndoye 15+5reb+5ast, M.Mohamed Yousef 10+4reb+4ast, F.Hani Abilmoni 9+4reb+6ast, B.Dieng 7+3reb
gschID: 522299


  




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