CHENZHOU, CHINA (FIBA Asia Champions Cup 2017) - Al Riyadi Lebanon seized the FIBA Asia Champions Cup 2017 title after defeating China Kashgar 88-59 in Saturday’s Final in Chenzhou, China.
Chris Daniels had 25 points and 10 rebounds for Al Riyadi, which also drew 23 points, 6 assists and 3 steals from Quincy Douby. Point guard Wael Arakji also did well with an 11-point, 10-assist double-double.
The gold medals and the trophy were presented by FIBA Asia President Sheikh Saud bin Ali Al-Thani. The MVP was awarded by Liu Anan, General Manager of Tencent Sports.
Earlier in the day, Carter led BC Astana in pocketing third place after they beat Petrochimi, 81-78.
FIBA Asia Champions Cup 2017 Top 8:
1. Al Riyadi Lebanon
2. China Kashgar
3. BC Astana Kazakhstan
4. Petrochimi Iran
5. Chooks-To-Go Philippines
6. Mono Vampire Thailand
7. Taipei Dacin Tigers
8. Shabab Al Ahli Dubai