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Day 4 results and stats - Sep 1, 2008

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Kazakhstan U18 won a double overtime battle over Lebanon U18 in FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men. Group I Quarterfinal round saw 106:103 win for the Kazakh team. Trailing 13 points at the halftime they managed to send the game into overtime and sealed a victory in the second one. Anton Arsenyev led the winners with 30 points. Alexander Ledovskikh netted 17, while Omirzak Akhmet (202-C-90) added 14. Ahmad Ibrahim shined in defeat with 49 points and Vincent El Khouri posted 23.
Lebanon U18 won the opening quarter 22:20 and looked better in the first half. They increased to 44:31 when the teams finished the second quarter and went to the lockers. Kazakhstan U18 came back to the game in the third period and tied the game. That rally spurred the Kazakhs to level the score at 79:79, when Akhmet converted a free-throw with 1:40 left in the fourth quarter. In the first overtime the teams looked even and were tied again at 92:92. With 25 seconds left, Anton Arsenyev scored his third three-pointer for the game to put Kazakhstan 104:103 ahead. Another two points brought the victory for his team.
Syria defeated defending champions China 20-0 in FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men. After 46:41 China coach Li Chunjiang led the team out disputing a Technical Foul slapped on him. Syria, thus won the game 20-0 and earned two points. China will draw a blank. In another game of the group Kazakhstan U18 won a double overtime battle over Lebanon U18 in FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men. Group I Quarterfinal round saw 106:103 win for the Kazakh team. Trailing 13 points at the halftime they managed to send the game into overtime and sealed a victory in the second one.

Kazakhstan U18-Lebanon U18 106:103 2OT
Kazakhstan U18: Anton Arsenyev 30, Alexander Ledovskikh 17, Omirzak Akhmet 14
Lebanon U18: Ahmad Ibrahim 49, Vincent El Khouri 23


Iran U18 posted another victory at home in FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men. Ernad Salmani and Mehdi Shirjang struck the early blows and Mohammad Hasanzadeh gave the finishing touches to steer hosts Iran to a convincing 111:91 win over Japan in Group II action of the Quarterfinal round on Sunday. With a win in all the quarters Iran remained undefeated in the campaign. Ernad Salmani led the winners with 22 points and Mehdi Shirjang added 19. Mohammad Hasanzadeh scored 17, while Sabooni Varnisavadarani posted 14 and Farbod Farman added 13. Yusoke Karino top-scored in defeat with 23 points, whilst Yuya Nagayoshi poured in 18. Iran won the battle of rebounds 68-43.
The hosts of the tournament had difficulties in the opening tip as Japan resisted a lot. Iran used only 24:21 to finished the first period. They improved to 53:46 as both teams went to the lockers. The game remained in the same current with the hosts dominating the court. The end of the third quarter saw them having 78:63 and then they benefit from the game in the last. A confident 11:91 left them unbeaten and one of the favorites of the tournament. Iran play Korea next and Japan take on Philippines.
Korea U18 won another game in FIBA Asia U18 Championship for Men. The first game of the Quarterfinal stage saw the the last editions runners-up pulled ahead towards Philippines in Group 2. Korea sealed a 98:80 victory and remained undefeated in the tournament. Lim Jongill led the winners with 23 points. Park Jaehyun nailed 17, while Jang Jaeseok added 14. Jaypee Mendoza and Ryan Garcia top-scored in defeat with 14 points, while Joseph Terso posted 13.
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Asian Championships U18 Final Standings
 1. Iran
 2. Japan
 3. S.Korea
 4. Lebanon
 5. China
 6. Taiwan
 7. Philippine.
 8. India
 9. Iraq
 9. Kazakhstan.
 11. Thailand
 11. Indonesia

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