Jordan has launched its FIBA World Cup qualifying campaign in the best way possible with a resounding victory over Syria. .
Played in neutral Lebanon, Jordan ran home 109-72 in their first Group C match to prepare perfectly for a big match against Lebanon in Amman on Sunday.
Jordan dominated from the start with Musa Al Awadi top scoring on 24 points. Sixteen teams from Asia have been divided into four groups to play each other on a home and away basis.
The top three will advance to the next phase of qualifiers. India is the fourth team in Group C.