CHAMPIONS El Jaish beat Al Rayyan 92-86 in a Group A round-robin league match of Emir’s Cup at the Al Gharafa Indoor Hall last week.
THREE-TIME champions Al Gharafa thrashed Qatar SC 102-74 in a Group B match of the Emir’s Cup at the Al Gharafa Indoor Hall last week.
Al Gharafa end their two-season title drought as they down Al Rayyan in the Qatar Cup final.
LAST year’s runners-up Al Gharafa reached the Qatar Cup final by defeating Qatar Sports Club 98-59 in the semifinal at the Al Rayyan Indoor Hall last Sunday.
Saad Abdulrahman, Michael Taylor and Sammy Monroe play significant roles in Al Gharafa’s rout of Al Khor in the Qatar Cup.
LEGENDARY player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar retired from the sport on March 20, 1989, after an impressive career with Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
LAST year’s runners-up Al Gharafa will meet Al Khor in the opening match of Qatar Cup on Saturday.
Vernon Leon Macklin inspires Jaish to victory over Al Gharafa in the Qatar League’s last round as they regain the title after a gap of eight seasons.
EL JAISH captain Fadi Hani Abilmona dedicated the Qatar League title to former coach Dragoslav Milovanovic, who parted ways with the club just before last season’s Emir’s Cup.
AL GHARAFA once again buckled under pressure in a crunch match to finish as Qatar League runners-up.
POINT guard Davon Dominic James completed a hat-trick of Qatar League titles after winning in 2014-15 and 2015-16 with Al Rayyan.
EL JAISH overcame Al Arabi 86-68 for their 17th win in the Qatar League and to move closer to the title.
Al Gharafa coach Kosai Hatem believes they are capable of winning the Qatar League this time.