Latest in Tag: basketball Highlight

Latest in Tag: basketball

Top 10 most popular sports in the United States 

Despite the fact that soccer is by far the most popular sport globally, many Americans believe that world football is unfair. American cultural values have deep love for the concept of justice. The “American Dream” is a story about justice. Those who are honest, hard-working, get what they deserve. Americans are more interested in other …

Daily News Egypt


Egypt wins 22 Emirates Airlines Basketball Championship

On Sunday, Egypt won the 22nd Emirates Airlines Basketball Championship for Arab teams, defeating Morocco by a narrow 96-90. This victory marks the second consecutive title win for the Egyptian team. Egypt’s Omar Tarek also won the award for best player in the championship. The final match was held at the Cairo International Stadium. Morocco …

Maya Nawar


Egypt to face off against Saudi Arabia on Wednesday

Egypt is slated to play against Saudi Arabia at 6pm on Wednesday, in the final match of the first round of the 22nd Edition of the Emirates Airlines Men’s Basketball Championship for Arab teams. On Tuesday, Egypt defeated Algeria 73-56. The championship is taking place at the Cairo International stadium.   Photos courtesy of Ministry …

Maya Nawar

Al-Ahly wins the 2016 FIBA Africa Basketball Club Championship

The Egyptian club Al-Ahly took home the top price at the 31st edition of the FIBA Africa Basketball Club Championship on 16 December. It was not an easy win. Al-Ahly managed to snatch the gold medal from Angola’s Recreativo do Libolo thanks to the difference of two points. The final match ended with a score …

Maya Nawar

Egypt hosts 22nd Emirates Airlines Men’s Basketball for Arab teams

In the presence of president of the Egyptian Basketball Federation Magdy Abou Farikha and president of the Emirati Basketball Federation and the Arab Basketball Federation Ismail Al-Karkawy, a press conference was held on 15 November to launch the 22nd Emirates Airlines Men’s Basketball for Arab teams. The championship will take place from 30 December 2016 …

Maya Nawar

Basketball: NBA great Moses Malone dies, aged 60

One of basketball’s brightest stars in the 1970s and 1980s, Moses Malone, has passed away. The centre was a three-time most valuable player and won a title with Philadelphia in a stellar career. Moses Malone, regularly ranked as one of the fifty best players in NBA history, died in his sleep sometime in the night …

Deutsche Welle

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