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Lebanon ease past Palestine in Amman - Jan 30, 2017


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Elie Stephan
Lebanon - Palestine 99:75

Lebanon claimed the second straight win at the WABA Championship. They topped Palestine to stay perfect in Amman. Elie Stephan (193-SG-86, college: Alabama So. CC) scored 23 points and grabbed 7 rebounds to pace the winners.
Lebanon erupted for 29 points in the opening frame to gain an 11-point lead. Lebanon extended the lead in the second frame. They established a 50:26 halftime lead. Lebanon dropped 49 points in the second half and cruised to the victory. Fadi Khatib (198-F/G-79) accounted for 21 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Jamal Abu-Shamala (196-F/G-87, college: Minnesota) responded with 25 points for Palestine as they dropped at 0-2 record.
  



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Kevin
Galloway
Asia-basket.com All-West Asia Basketball Championships Awards 2017 - 1 Year ago
Asia-basket.com All-West Asia Basketball Championships 1st Team 2017
Kevin Galloway
Galloway
Behnam Yakhchali
Yakhchali
Fadi El Khatib
El Khatib
Mohammad Jamshidi
Jamshidi
Asghar Kardoust
Kardoust
  
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WABA Standings
 1. Lebanon 5-0 
 2. Iran 4-1 
 3. Jordan 3-2 
 4. Iraq 2-3 
 5. Syria 1-4 
 6. Palestine 0-5 

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