National U18 team comes in sixth at Asian Basketball Championship

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AMMAN — The national under-18 women’s national team came in sixth place in Division B of the Asian Basketball Championship, after losing 41–63 to Thailand, on Saturday.اضافة اعلان

The Malaysian team reached the final round of the Asian Championship after defeating the Philippines by a half-basket difference 66–65.

Mongolia, which defeated the Samoa Islands also with a half-basket difference 65–64, will be meeting Malaysia for a chance to get promoted to Division A.

Hind Jumaa emerged from the national team, scoring 12 points, getting eight rebounds, a pass, and three steals. Fiona Dadson, also emerged from the national team’s side scoring nine points with nine rebounds, a pass, two steals, and a block shot.

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