CAIRO (2016 FIBA U17 World Championship) - The 2001-born Aly Khalifa still has a chance to play at the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship as the 15-year-old is one of four younger level players on Egypt’s 15-man preliminary squad.
Egypt 15-player squad for 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship
Khalaf will be the clear leader of the team as he will become the first player in the history of the competition to appear in two FIBA U17 World Championships. The Giza native collected 8.6 points, 9.3 rebounds and 4.8 blocks at Dubai 2014 as a 15-year-old.
In total, Jemc has 10 players of the 12 who won the FIBA Africa U16 title last summer in Mali.