Abdelnour and teammates celebrate with the trophy at a jubilant Manara.
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Riyadi retained the Lebanese Basketball League title Friday after defeating UBA 93-71 to wrap up their finals series 4-1 and claim a 25th successive domestic crown and ninth in 11 years.Jean Abdelnour, meanwhile, won his fifth title with Riyadi, and Khatib his second since returning to the side he started his career with as a teenager before he moved to Sagesse, where seven successive titles followed.Riyadi began in determined fashion in the third quarter as the national duo of Khatib and Abdelnour got hot offensively, giving Riyadi a 10-point lead midway through the third.Khatib starred with 36 points for the champions, while Holman added 16 points and four rebounds and Abdelnour had 13 points.
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