2013 FIBA Asia Champions Cup

The 2013 FIBA Asia Champions Cup was the 24th staging of the FIBA Asia Champions Cup, the international basketball club tournament of FIBA Asia. The tournament was held in Amman, Jordan in September 13–21, 2013.[1] The main venue was the Prince Hamzah Court. This marked the first occasion when Jordan have hosted any FIBA Asia event.[2]

2013 FIBA Asia Champions Cup
24th Asia Champions Cup
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Tournament details
Host nationJordan
DatesSeptember 13–21
Teams
(from 44 federations)
Venues
(in 1 host city)
Champions Iran
(Foolad Mahan's 1st title; Iran's 5th title)
Tournament leaders
PlayersTeams
Points United States Wright (29.3) Iran Foolad Mahan (106.5)
Rebounds Iran Haddadi (12.3) Iran Foolad Mahan (45.8)
Assists United States Taylor (7.0) Iran Foolad Mahan (14.8)
Official website
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Foolad Mahan from Iran, after going undefeated in the entire tournament, won its first ever FIBA Asia Champions Cup title after defeating Al-Rayyan from Qatar in the final game, 84–74. It was the fifth time a club from Iran has won the championship.[3]

ASU from the hosts Jordan, on the other hand, finished third in the tournament after defeating Al-Hala from Bahrain in the third-place game, 107-76.[4]

QualificationEdit

According to the FIBA Asia rules, the number of participating teams in the FIBA Asia Champions Cup is ten (10). Each of the six (6) FIBA ASIA Sub-Zones had one place, and the host was automatically qualified. The other three places are allocated to the zones according to performance in the 2012 FIBA Asia Champions Cup.[5][6]

Central Asia (1) East Asia (1) Gulf (1+1) South Asia (1) Southeast Asia (1) West Asia (1+1+1+1)
  Kapchagay   Khas Bronchos *   Al-Hala   ONGC   San Miguel *   ASU
  Al-Rayyan   Foolad Mahan
  Duhok
  Al-Jaish

* Withdrew.[7]

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Foolad Mahan Isfahan 3 3 0 330 239 +91 6
  ASU 3 2 1 286 249 +37 5
  Al-Hala 3 1 2 287 344 −57 4
  Al-Jaish 3 0 3 216 287 −71 3
September 13
19:00
Al-Hala   81–113   ASU
Scoring by quarter: 19–32, 22–23, 19–32, 21–26
Pts: Wright 30
Rebs: Jones 10
Asts: A. Mohamed, Wright 2
Pts: Douby 24
Rebs: Daniels 13
Asts: Douby, Al-Sous 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ), Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ)
September 14
16:00
Al-Jaish   56–91   Foolad Mahan Isfahan
Scoring by quarter: 15–30, 17–15, 8–26, 16–20
Pts: Abdullah 14
Rebs: Saddir 8
Asts: Five players 1
Pts: Haddadi 28
Rebs: Haddadi 19
Asts: Kamrani 5
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ), Hamlet Arakelyan (KAZ)
September 15
18:00
Al-Hala   106–89   Al-Jaish
Scoring by quarter: 21–24, 27–22, 22–15, 36–28
Pts: Jones 33
Rebs: Jones 10
Asts: Wright 7
Pts: Abdullah 18
Rebs: Saddir 13
Asts: Shaban 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ), Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ)
September 16
16:00
Foolad Mahan Isfahan   142–100   Al-Hala
Scoring by quarter: 39–21, 24–29, 40–24, 39–26
Pts: Kamrani 27
Rebs: Sahakian 9
Asts: Davoudi 5
Pts: Wright 51
Rebs: Wright 7
Asts: Nesaif 2
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ), Hamlet Arakelyan (KAZ), Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR)
September 16
20:00
Al-Jaish   71–90   ASU
Scoring by quarter: 17–26, 19–16, 13–25, 22–23
Pts: Abdullah 19
Rebs: Yakoub 11
Asts: Shaban 4
Pts: Douby 22
Rebs: Daniels 15
Asts: Douby 6
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ)
September 17
20:00
ASU   83–97   Foolad Mahan Isfahan
Scoring by quarter: 31–29, 22–23, 16–28, 14–17
Pts: Douby 23
Rebs: Hadrab 10
Asts: Douby, Daniels, Al-Sous 2
Pts: Haddadi 26
Rebs: Haddadi 17
Asts: Bečirovič 5
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ), Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Hamlet Arakelyan (KAZ)

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Al-Rayyan 3 3 0 254 194 +60 6
  Duhok 3 2 1 257 241 +16 5
  Kapchagay 3 1 2 229 242 −13 4
  ONGC Dehradun 3 0 3 200 263 −63 3
September 13
16:00
Al-Rayyan   81–67   Kapchagay
Scoring by quarter: 11–18, 20–12, 27–18, 23–19
Pts: Watson 19
Rebs: Ismail, Abdelqader, Mofunanya 6
Asts: Watson 4
Pts: Kozhanov 13
Rebs: Fadeikin 8
Asts: Adamu, Seleznyov, Kozhanov 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI), Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN)
September 14
18:00
Kapchagay   79–72   ONGC Dehradun
Scoring by quarter: 25–24, 26–14, 12–15, 16–19
Pts: Fadeikin 22
Rebs: Fadeikin 8
Asts: Adamu, McKay 2
Pts: A. Singh 20
Rebs: Bhriguvanshi, Y. Singh 9
Asts: Bhriguvanshi 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Ibrahim Jerrar (JOR), Antwan Ashji (SYR)
September 14
20:00
Duhok   69–88   Al-Rayyan
Scoring by quarter: 19–21, 14–29, 18–13, 18–25
Pts: Taylor 20
Rebs: Hatem 14
Asts: Taylor 6
Pts: Watson 34
Rebs: Mofunanya 15
Asts: Watson 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR), Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI), Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR)
September 15
18:00
ONGC Dehradun   70–99   Duhok
Scoring by quarter: 22–25, 20–23, 15–25, 13–26
Pts: Bhriguvanshi 26
Rebs: A. Singh 14
Asts: Rai 2
Pts: Taylor 28
Rebs: Marsh 11
Asts: Taylor 9
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR), Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN), Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA)
September 16
18:00
Al-Rayyan   85–58   ONGC Dehradun
Scoring by quarter: 24–7, 17–19, 23–18, 21–14
Pts: Mofunanya 16
Rebs: Mofunanya 14
Asts: Mofunanya 6
Pts: A. Singh 16
Rebs: A. Singh 9
Asts: Bhriguvanshi 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN), Antwan Ashji (SYR), Ibrahim Jerrar (JOR)
September 17
16:00
Kapchagay   83–89   Duhok
Scoring by quarter: 26–21, 23–22, 17–23, 17–23
Pts: Degtyarev 19
Rebs: Fadeikin 10
Asts: Adamu, Kozhanov 3
Pts: Marsh 28
Rebs: Marsh 9
Asts: Taylor 7
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR), Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR), Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI)

Final roundEdit

 
QuarterfinalsSemifinalsFinal
 
          
 
September 19
 
 
  Al-Rayyan82
 
September 20
 
  Al-Jaish71
 
  Al-Rayyan71
 
September 19
 
  ASU 67
 
  ASU101
 
September 21
 
  Kapchagay78
 
  Al-Rayyan74
 
September 19
 
  Foolad Mahan84
 
  Duhok99
 
September 20
 
  Al-Hala103
 
  Al-Hala73
 
September 19
 
  Foolad Mahan121 3rd place
 
  Foolad Mahan104
 
September 21
 
  ONGC56
 
  ASU107
 
 
  Al-Hala 76
 
 
Semifinals5th place
 
      
 
September 20
 
 
  Al-Jaish82
 
September 21
 
  Kapchagay77
 
  Al-Jaish95
 
September 20
 
  Duhok97
 
  Duhok85
 
 
  ONGC82
 
7th place
 
 
September 21
 
 
  Kapchagay101
 
 
  ONGC 74

QuarterfinalsEdit

September 19
14:00
Al-Rayyan   82–71   Al-Jaish
Scoring by quarter: 18–17, 18–22, 25–12, 21–20
Pts: Ismail 21
Rebs: Ismail 9
Asts: Suliman, Mofunanya 3
Pts: Yakoub 14
Rebs: Saleh 7
Asts: Shaban, Al-Haddad 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN), Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ), Mohammed Al-Tarawneh (JOR)
September 19
16:00
Duhok   99–103   Al-Hala
Scoring by quarter: 27–23, 21–25, 20–22, 31–33
Pts: Taylor 22
Rebs: Dheyaa 12
Asts: Taylor 6
Pts: Wright 29
Rebs: Jones 8
Asts: Wright 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR), Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR), Hamlet Arakelyan (KAZ)
September 19
18:00
Foolad Mahan Isfahan   104–56   ONGC Dehradun
Scoring by quarter: 33–8, 41–12, 13–20, 17–16
Pts: Kamrani, Asselin 20
Rebs: Asselin 11
Asts: Kamrani 6
Pts: Bhriguvanshi 20
Rebs: A. Singh 7
Asts: Ravindran 2
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ), Ibrahim Jerrar (JOR), Antwan Ashji (SYR)
September 19
20:00
ASU   101–78   Kapchagay
Scoring by quarter: 35–22, 22–23, 28–19, 16–14
Pts: Douby 27
Rebs: Adais 16
Asts: Douby, Al-Sous 3
Pts: Adamu 19
Rebs: Orazov 8
Asts: Adamu 7
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI)

Semifinals 5th–8thEdit

September 20
14:00
Duhok   85–82   ONGC Dehradun
Scoring by quarter: 21–20, 22–25, 22–25, 20–12
Pts: Marsh 29
Rebs: Marsh 10
Asts: Taylor 5
Pts: A. Singh 26
Rebs: A. Singh 17
Asts: Bhriguvanshi 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Mohammed Al-Tarawneh (JOR), Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI)
September 20
16:00
Al-Jaish   82–77   Kapchagay
Scoring by quarter: 19–15, 16–21, 28–29, 19–12
Pts: Abdullah 28
Rebs: Abdullah, Yakoub 7
Asts: Shaban 3
Pts: McKay, Fadeikin 12
Rebs: Fadeikin 11
Asts: Adamu 6
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR), Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN), Ibrahim Jerrar (JOR)

SemifinalsEdit

September 20
18:00
Al-Rayyan   71–67   ASU
Scoring by quarter: 14–10, 19–19, 16–18, 22–20
Pts: Watson 27
Rebs: Saleem, Mofunanya 6
Asts: Watson 3
Pts: Al-Sous 14
Rebs: Daniels 14
Asts: Al-Sous 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR), Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ)
September 20
20:00
Al-Hala   73–121   Foolad Mahan Isfahan
Scoring by quarter: 23–23, 22–27, 17–26, 11–45
Pts: Jones 21
Rebs: Jones 7
Asts: Ghuloom 4
Pts: Asselin 21
Rebs: Sahakian 15
Asts: Haddadi 5
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ), Hamlet Arakelyan (KAZ), Antwan Ashji (SYR)

7th placeEdit

September 21
12:00
Kapchagay   101–74   ONGC Dehradun
Scoring by quarter: 27–19, 21–19, 24–18, 29–18
Pts: Adamu 21
Rebs: Bykov 14
Asts: McKay 3
Pts: Bhriguvanshi 32
Rebs: Bhriguvanshi, A. Singh 7
Asts: Bhriguvanshi 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Antwan Ashji (SYR), Abdulkarim Shakeeb (BRN), Fuad Shoqair (JOR)

5th placeEdit

September 21
14:00
Duhok   97–95   Al-Jaish
Scoring by quarter: 33–24, 23–24, 12–21, 29–26
Pts: Marsh 26
Rebs: Marsh 14
Asts: Taylor 9
Pts: Abdullah 23
Rebs: Abdullah 10
Asts: Shaban, Al-Shatti 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Ibrahim Jerrar (JOR), Amir Hossein Safarzadeh (IRI), Mohammed Al-Tarawneh (JOR)

3rd placeEdit

September 21
16:00
ASU   107–76   Al-Hala
Scoring by quarter: 34–17, 30–18, 18–28, 25–13
Pts: Al-Hamarsheh 29
Rebs: Adais 15
Asts: Abdeen 9
Pts: Wright 26
Rebs: Jones 10
Asts: Wright 3
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Hatim Al-Harbi (KSA), Ahmed Al-Suwaili (IRQ), Haytham Al-Kouja (SYR)

FinalEdit

September 21
18:00
Al-Rayyan   74–84   Foolad Mahan Isfahan
Scoring by quarter: 19–18, 16–23, 28–17, 11–26
Pts: Watson 27
Rebs: Ismail 10
Asts: Watson, Ismail 4
Pts: Kamrani 21
Rebs: Haddadi 14
Asts: Davoudi, Kamrani 4
Prince Hamzah Court, Amman
Referees: Mohammad Al-Amiri (KUW), Yevgeniy Mikheyev (KAZ), Naser Abu-Rashed (JOR)

Final standingEdit

Rank Team Record
    Foolad Mahan Isfahan 6–0
    Al-Rayyan 5–1
    ASU 4–2
4   Al-Hala 2–4
5   Duhok 4–2
6   Al-Jaish 1–5
7   Kapchagay 2–4
8   ONGC Dehradun 0–6

ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^ "IRI/QAT - Foolad Mahan's final flurry takes them to Champions Cup triumph". FIBA Asia. 21 September 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2013.
  4. ^ "JOR/BRN - ASU rest their imports, yet prove too hot for Hala to clinch maiden bronze". FIBA Asia. 21 September 2013. Retrieved 22 September 2013.
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