Posted on October 17, 2014
Qatar’s senior basketball team began their campaign in the 13th GCC Basketball Championship with a 78-53 victory over Kuwait on Tuesday. The tournament is held in Dammam, KSA until October 20, 2014.
Two more matches were played on Tuesday as Bahrain defeated Oman 86-35 while hosts KSA downed UAE 76-64. The prestigious championship brings together all six GCC teams including hosts KSA, defending champions Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Oman. The Qatari squad includes;  Yassin Ismail, Mohammed Abdullah Saleem, Mohammed Hassan Abdel Moeti, Orfan Saied, Khalid Suleiman Abdi, Dawoud Mosa, Omar Abdulkadir, Mansour Al Hadari, Bakr Ahmed, Mohammed Yousif, Ahmed Al Darweesh and Boni Watson.