Jordan’s have launched their West Asian U18 Basketball Championship campaign as the host nation with a dramatic win.
The youngsters performed superbly at the Prince Hamzeh Hall to open their Group A account with a 74-70 win over Lebanon.
The match required an extra quarter after it finished 66-66 in regular time. The win puts them second behind Iran who beat Iraq 109-50 in the later match.
Jordan will meet Iraq today at 6pm, while Iran will take on Syria at 4pm.