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Premier League Round 8 of Regular Season - Dec 23, 2012


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The biggest surprise of round 8 was guest Al Ahli's (4-4) road victory over 6th ranked Al Hilal (3-5) 79-69 on Thursday evening. Al Ahli moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Al Nahdha. Al Hilal at the other side dropped to the eighth position with five games lost. They share it with Al Qadisiya. Al Ahli is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Al Nasr (#12) in Riyadh in the next round where they are favorite. Al Hilal will play on the road against the league's leader Al Ittihad (#1) in Jeddah and is hoping to win this game.
Another exciting game was played in Medina between third ranked Al Wehda and one of their biggest challengers Uhud where Al Wehda (7-1) beat Uhud (6-2) on the road 88-82. Al Wehda have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Al Ansar. Uhud at the other side keeps the fourth position with two games lost. Al Wehda will play against league's second-placed Al Ansar in Medina in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Uhud will play on the road against Al Fath in Al Hasa and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Undefeated leader Al Ittihad delivered the eighth consecutive victory on Thursday night. This time they crushed bottom-ranked Al Nasr (0-8) 71-21 in Riyadh. Undefeated Al Ittihad (8-0) have an impressive eight-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position with a perfect record of 8 victories in a row. Newly promoted Al Nasr still closes the standings with eight games lost. They share the position with Al Jubail. Al Ittihad will meet at home Al Hilal (#8) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Al Nasr will play against Al Ahli (#7) in Jeddah and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Bottom-ranked Al Jubail (0-8) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 94-58 loss to ninth ranked Al Qadisiya (3-5) in Jubail. Al Qadisiya moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Al Hilal. Al Jubail at the other side still closes the standings with eight games lost. Al Qadisiya's next round opponent will be Al Khaleej (#10). Al Jubail will play against Al Nahdha in Al Khobar and looks forward to get finally their first victory.

In the last two games of round 8 Al Nahdha crushed Al Khaleej in Al Khobar 70-46. Al Ansar beat Al Fath at home 77-69.


Al Khaleej - Al Nahdha 46-70

There was no surprise when 10th ranked Al Khaleej (1-7) was crushed at home by seventh ranked Al Nahdha (4-4) 70-46. Al Nahdha have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Al Ahli. Newly promoted Al Khaleej keeps the tenth position with seven games lost. Al Nahdha's next round opponent will be Al Jubail (#11) on the road where they are favorite. Al Khaleej will play against Al Qadisiya in Al Khubar and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
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Al Jubail - Al Qadisiya 58-94

Bottom-ranked Al Jubail (0-8) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 94-58 loss to ninth ranked Al Qadisiya (3-5) in Jubail. Al Qadisiya moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Al Hilal. Al Jubail at the other side still closes the standings with eight games lost. Al Qadisiya's next round opponent will be Al Khaleej (#10). Al Jubail will play against Al Nahdha in Al Khobar and looks forward to get finally their first victory.
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Al Hilal - Al Ahli 69-79

The biggest surprise of round 8 was guest Al Ahli's (4-4) road victory over 6th ranked Al Hilal (3-5) 79-69 on Thursday evening. Al Ahli moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Al Nahdha. Al Hilal at the other side dropped to the eighth position with five games lost. They share it with Al Qadisiya. Al Ahli is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Al Nasr (#12) in Riyadh in the next round where they are favorite. Al Hilal will play on the road against the league's leader Al Ittihad (#1) in Jeddah and is hoping to win this game.
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Uhud - Al Wehda 82-88

Another exciting game was played in Medina between third ranked Al Wehda and one of their biggest challengers Uhud where Al Wehda (7-1) beat Uhud (6-2) on the road 88-82. Al Wehda have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Al Ansar. Uhud at the other side keeps the fourth position with two games lost. Al Wehda will play against league's second-placed Al Ansar in Medina in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Uhud will play on the road against Al Fath in Al Hasa and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
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Al Nasr - Al Ittihad 21-71

Undefeated leader Al Ittihad delivered the eighth consecutive victory on Thursday night. This time they crushed bottom-ranked Al Nasr (0-8) 71-21 in Riyadh. Al Ittihad (8-0) have an impressive eight-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position with a perfect record of 8 victories in a row. Newly promoted Al Nasr still closes the standings with eight games lost. They share the position with Al Jubail. Al Ittihad will meet at home Al Hilal (#8) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Al Nasr will play against Al Ahli (#7) in Jeddah and hopes to get finally their first victory.
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Al Ansar - Al Fath 77-69

No shocking result in a game in Medina where second ranked Al Ansar (7-1) defeated 5th ranked Al Fath (5-3) 77-69. Al Ansar have an impressive five-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 7-1 record behind leader Al Ittihad, which they share with Al Wehda. Al Fath at the other side keeps the fifth place with three games lost. Al Ansar's next round opponent will be Al Wehda (#3) in Mecca, which may be the game of the day. Al Fath will play at home against Uhud in Medina and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
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