LEADERS El Jaish took their unbeaten run to 13 matches as they defeated Al Shamal 65-35 in the Qatar League at the Al Gharafa Indoor Hall last week.
Vernon Leon Macklin top-scored for Jaish with 14 points while Dominic James Davon and Alioune Ndoye had 11 each.
Jaish have 26 points while Shamal are on 17.
The Armymen were off to a great start, taking a 23-5 lead after the first quarter and led 41-14 at half-time. However, as the game progressed, they slowed down and could score only 14 as against Ahli’s 11 in the third quarter and equally shared 20 points in the fourth.
For Shamal, Abdul Qadir Kosar had a match-high of 16 and Ali Saleh Elhag chipped in with 11 points.
In another match, Al Wakrah notched up their fourth win by beating Al Ahli 92-82.