Egypt beats Algeria in opener of Arab Basketball Championship
Thursday، 08 November 2018 - 01:03 PM
Egypt defeated Algeria 69-62 at the opening match of the 23rd Arab Men’s Basketball Championship, which runs from Nov. 7 to 17 at Cairo International Stadium.
Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi, President of the Egyptian Basketball Federation Magdy Abou Farikha and the federation's vice president Mohamed Abdel-Motaleb attended the tournament's inauguration ceremony.
In their second encounter, the Pharaohs will play against the UAE on Friday.