Riyadi will look to take a two-game lead when both sides meet again Sunday.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Riyadi Beirut clinched a 74-50 victory over Champville in game one of their final-eight series during the Lebanese Basketball League playoffs Friday. Ahmad Ibrahim led the scoring for the victors with 19 points and five rebounds, while Serbian newcomer Dragan Labovic added 16 points and five rebounds in 19 minutes. For Champville, Hussein al-Khatib top scored with 15 points coming off the bench, while Vladan Vukosavljevic added 11 points and 15 rebounds. Massey registered a game-high 28 points for the winners with eight rebounds and seven assists, while Khatib contributed with 25 points, six rebounds and five assists. French center Ali Traore also netted 18 points and seven rebounds.
Riyadi crowned league champions after FLB ruling
Riyadi-Sagesse finals suspended over fracas
Riyadi on brink of title after Game 5 win
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE