ORTHODOXY TAKE JORDAN CUP
Dec 30, 2015
Orthodoxy have clinched the Jordan Basketball Cup after a thrilling victory in the final against Riyadi.
Played at the Prince Hamzeh Hall in Sports City, the match went all the way to the final moments with Orthodoxy running out 69-62 winners.
Despite opening up an early lead, Riyadi brought the scores level at 60-60 in the closing minutes before the champions rediscovered their scoring touch to take the title.
Orthodoxy had reached the final after beating Huryyah 67-59 and Awdeh in the semi-final 56-46. Ryadi had earlier beaten KuferYoba 74-46 and Ghazzat Hashim in the semi-final 87-67.