Manama, Aug.25 (BNA): Bahrain hosted the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Basket youth championship which started on August 19 and concluded today, Sunday.
Bahrain Basketball Association (BBA) Chairman His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa commended the efforts exerted by the organizing and executive committees to ensure the success of the GCC youth championship.
He hailed the efforts of the organizing committee’s chairman and championship Anwar Sharaf and all members for their expertise which contributed to the success of the GCC sporting event.
He also commended Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC), the Ministry of Youth and Sports Affairs, the ministries, government departments and sponsoring companies for their support which contributed to the success of the championship.
HH Shaikh Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa hailed the national youth team players, technical and administrative staff and BBA board members for their efforts and support which enabled Bahrain to clinch the trophy.