U16 Arab Basketball Championship: Tunisia concede fist defeat to Algeria
20/06/2019 19:53, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - Tunisia's U16 basketball team conceded their first defeat at the U16 Arab Basketball Championship, after losing to Algeria's (64-59) at a first-round day-3 game played on Thursday in Cairo.

The national team had secured two wins over Bahrain (90-72) and Saudi Arabia (66-56), while Algeria's win against Tunisia is the first after two defeats to Lebanon (52-88) and Saudi Arabia (41-57).

Tunisia will face Lebanon at day 4 on Saturday, before playing Egypt at the last day of the first round on Sunday.

Top two finishers will qualify for the semi-finals scheduled for Monday, while the final is set for Tuesday.

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