Tennis – Lebanon emphatically wins tie against Thailand to remain in Davis Cup Group I

Spanning over 2 days, and withstanding rain, the Coronavirus fears and Eurobonds crisis, it seemed like there was another Lebanon inside the ATCL arena, celebrating today the consolidation of the country's presence in the Davis Cup Group I, after emphatically claiming the tie against Thailand 3-1. A first rubber took place on Friday, with Benjamin Hassan needing less than an hour to dismantle a player ranked more than 1000 places below him, 6-1 6-2. Saturday…

Basketball – Lebanon tops group D after easy win against Bahrain

3 days after claiming an unconvincing win against Iraq, Lebanon bounced back in style on Monday night, comfortably beating Bahrain with a final score of 116-73, on a night during which the players didn't know how to miss. Once again, half-empty stands couldn't stop the national team from giving their absolute best, finding their range and the chemistry they missed on Friday, to claim an easy win against the #113 team in the world, ranked…
Lebanon

Basketball – Lebanon’s new national team wins against Iraq, withstanding chaos and a shy crowd

1 month ago
While the country’s focus was shifted towards the coronavirus mess yesterday, a brave team of 12 of the finest basketball players Lebanon is currently counting on fought its way past Iraq, merging experience and inexperience ...
Baladi

Great Results for Lebanon at The 2020 MENA Karting Nations Cup

1 month ago
Four Lebanese drivers, including Abdo Feghali’s kid, also the youngest Karting Champion in Lebanon’s history, Christopher Feghali, competed at the 2020 MENA Karting Championship – Nations Cup which took place between the 10th and 14th ...
Baladi

Lebanon Wins King Abdullah II Basketball Tournament After 15 Years

1 month ago
Despite everything that’s happening in Lebanon, including the league’s suspension since October 2019, the Lebanese National Basketball team was able to win the King Abdullah II Tournament after defeating Jordan 71 to 68. The last ...
Lebanon

After Retiring from the National Team, Fadi el Khatib Retires From Basketball

2 months ago
After retiring two years ago from Lebanon’s national team, Fadi El Khatib has announced that the most recent Dubai tournament will be his last and that he is retiring from the sport all together. The ...
Baladi

Lebanon’s Women Football Team Crowned 2019 West Asia Champions!

3 months ago
The U-18 Lebanese Women’s football team won the West Asia Championship today after defeating Bahrain 3-0. The Lebanese team has been impressive throughout the whole tournament and quite exceptional in attack scoring 10 goals in ...
Baladi

Ray Bassil Wins Gold Medal at Asian Cup, Qualifies to 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics

5 months ago
Lebanese Champion Ray Bassil is off to a new quest for an Olympic medal after clinching the Gold medal at the Asian Championships being held in Doha, Qatar. Ray beat all her competitors and earned ...
Critiques

Lack of Sponsors & Funds Threatening The Lebanese Basketball League

6 months ago
The President of the Lebanese Basketball association warned yesterday that the league may be under threat and that they cannot keep going without sponsors or financial support. The truth is the teams, the players, the ...
Lebanon

Tennis – Brave Lebanon falls to Uzbekistan in final rubber of Davis Cup tie

6 months ago
They almost created the unthinkable. They almost qualified for the World Group stage. But the fairytale sadly ended at the final breath, with Hadi Habib failing to score the vital point that would see Lebanon ...
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