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Lebanon knock down Sudan at the start of Arab Nations Cup - Sep 15, 2010


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Ali
Fakhreddine
Lebanon - Sudan 80:49

Lebanon ensured the winning start of their Arab Nations Cup campaign. The hosts of the tournament defeated Sudan in the opener in Group B. Lebanon will next take on the UAE, while Sudan will face Saudi Arabia.
It was a tough battle in the first half. Lebanon could not find easy baskets and Sudan stayed close. The hosts were up by just three points after ten minutes 15:12. Lebanon could not clear off substantially in the second frame. Sudan trailed by only 5 points at halftime 27:32. But Lebanon finally stepped on the gas in the third frame. The home team unleashed 28 points to ensure a comfortable 20-point advantage heading into the final stanza. Sudan found no answer and had to surrender at the end.
Ali Fakhreddine (204-C-83) nailed 16 points to pace Lebanon. Jean Abdelnour (197-G/F-83, agency: Pro Management Agency) added 15 points and 7 rebounds for the winning team. William Mills (78) replied with 12 points for Sudan. Wissam Kamal (89) finished with 7 points in the loss.

Lebanon: Ali Fakhreddine 16, Jean Abdelnour 15, Elie Roustom (197-F-87, agency: Pro Management Agency) 12
Sudan: William Mills 12, Wissam Kamal 7
  



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