The Byblos team won the second edition of the Lebanese Expatriate Basketball Championship, held in Dubai, organized by Sports Mania Dubai and under the supervision of the Dubai Sports Council and the Basketball Federation of the United Arab Emirates.

In an exciting final match between Zahle and Byblos held at Al Wasl Sports Club, both teams showed excellent basketball level, high team spirit and sportsmanship. The Byblos team managed to claim victory with a final score of 83-63.

The champions won a cash prize of Dh12,000.

Some of the participants in the game were Dubai Sports TV sports analyst Mr Ashraf Samara, MEBS founder Mr Mostafa Ezzedine, Ghost Honey owner Mr Mayya Homsi and veterans Tony Faddoul and Richard El Husseini .

Individual awards:

– MVP of the last match: Julien Khawaja of the Byblos team

– Top scorer and 3-point shooter: Al Hassan Dandash of Zahle Team

– Best Stealer & Assist: Johnny Nemer from the Beirut team

– Best rebounder and shot blocker: Will Bechara of Team Byblos

– Best team spirit: Tripoli team handed over to Richard El Husseini

_ Best leadership: Charles Merhej of the Byblos team

_ Team that improved the most: Team Baalbek

_ Best coach: Robert Bou Dagher, coach of Byblos

_ Most supportive fan: veteran player Tony Faddoul

– MVP of the championship: Al Hassan Dandash of the Zahlé team