Thursday, July 23, 2009

Jones Cup Men Day 6 results

Kazakhstan 75-70 Japan

Iran 20-0 Jordan (The game turned into a brawl. Jordan boycotted the game as Iran won 20-0. More details later.)

Local media reported that Jordan head coach Mario Palma blasted Iran head coach Veselin Matic for his remarks about foreign-born players. Matic said that Jordan and Lebanon both had a lot of foreign players on the rosters. Palma countered that, except for naturalized Rasheim Wright, all Jordan players have Jordanian parents.

Korea 83-80 Philippines

Lebanon 91-78 Taiwan