Lebanese Basketball Championship Ends in Brawl

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05 Jun 2014 04:00

June 03, 2014
Ghazir, Lebanon

These images show game 4 of the Lebanese Basketball League (FLB) final, which ended in a brawl. The match between teams Sagesse and Sporting was played in the Fouad Shehab stadium in Ghazir, north of Beirut. Sagesse won the game 69-61, tying the series at 2-2. Conflict broke out at the end of the match between two players, one from Sagesse and one from Sporting, prompting the other team members to get involved. The FLB final is a best-of-seven series, in which the first team to win four games will be crowned the “Champions of Lebanon.”

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Sagesse fans in Fouad Shehab stadium raising their arms while chanting the national Lebanese anthem.

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Nadim Gemayel, parliament member is joining the fans of Sagesse with an enthusiastic high five.

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Sagesse fans are cheering and encouraging their team in the final match between Sagesse and Sporting in Fouad Shehab stadium

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Elie Rustom, a player in the Sagesse team got injured and received help from the Red Cross

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Sagesse fans cheering for their team in Fouad Shehab stadium.

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A chaotic scene at the end of the match because of the fight that occurred between Sagesse and Sporting..

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A chaotic scene at the end of the match because of the fight that occurred between Sagesse and Sporting.

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A chaotic scene at the end of the match because of the fight that occurred between Sagesse and Sporting

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Parliament member Nadim Gemayel is waving the crowds and the Sagesse team.

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Parliament member Nadim Gemayel is taking a selfie with a Sagesse fan among the crowds.