Sanneh in Superliga Team of the Week

Sturdy Gambian defender Bubacarr Sanneh has been named in the Danish Superliga Team for Week 10.

The Scorpions international, who has scored thrice in ten appearances for AC Horsens, got his place in the line-up after guiding Horsens to a 2-0 home win over FC Helsingør at the weekend.

Ashgabat 2017: Impressive Qatar beat Iraq for men’s 3x3 basketball gold medal

BY: Alieu Ceesay in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

An impressive Qatar side on Sunday beat Iraq to win the men's 3x3 Basketball gold medal after coming into competition as favorites in the ongoing 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Qatar defeated Mongolia 15-14 in the semi-final, while Iraq prevailed over Kyrgyzstan 20-18 after overtime. The Qatari side won all six of their games at the Ashgabat 2017 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The experience-Erfan Ali Saeed, who plays for El Jaish SC of the Qatar basketball league and part of the Qatari team that was crowned FIBA 3x3 World Championships winners in 2014, led his side to a comfortable 22-12 win over Iraq in the final.

Steve scoops Chinese MVP award

BY: Buba Jallow Fallaboweh

Scorpions forward Bubacarr Trawally has scooped his Chinese Super League Most Valuable Player (MVP) after having the award presented to him at the weekend.

The former Hangzhou Greentown winger, who netted a hat-trick in Yanbian Funde’s 4-4 draw at Beijing Guoan last week, was presented with his MVP award shortly before Yanbian’s 1-0 win over bottom side Liaoning Kaixin on Saturday.