Syria's men's basketball team lost against Bahrain with a score of 76-67 points in the opening of the third window competitions of the World Cup qualifiers, in the match that was held this evening at the Hamdaniya Hall in Aleppo.
The first quarter ended with the Bahrain national team advancing by 20-8 points, the two teams tied in the second quarter 19-19 points, and the third quarter came in favor of our team 21-15 points, while the fourth quarter came in favor of Bahrain 19-22, which decided the match with a score of 67-76.
Our team will meet its Iranian counterpart in the same hall in its second match within this window next Monday.
Our team had lost to its Iranian counterpart by 80-68 points in the second window of the qualifiers in the match that brought them together in the Iranian capital, Tehran, after beating its Bahraini counterpart by 80-64 points in the same window in their match in the Bahraini capital, Manama.
Our team lost to its Kazakh counterpart in the first leg of the first window of the qualifiers, with a score of 74-84 points, during their meeting in the Kazakh capital, Nur Sultan, and also lost in the return match within the same window, which brought them together in Al Fayha Sports City in Damascus, with a score of 71-81.