Fransabank reaps first rank in 'BDL Banks Basketball League 2019' for fourth year in a row

Fri 28 Jun 2019 at 16:47 Sports

NNA - For the Fourth year in a row, Fransabank won in "BDL Banks Basketball League" held by Sports Mania, and under the supervision of the Lebanese Basketball Federation after winning the final game against BLOM BANK(74 - 57) at the stadium of Michel El Murr Bauchrieh.

The tournament was held under the patronage of the Governor of the Central Bank Riad Salameh, and attended by Head of Human Resources Department Rania Jamal, Head of Branch Network Division Antoine Zarifeh, Head of Consumer Banking & Alternative Channels Department Elie Semaan, and a group of Fransabank's employees.

Fransabank team was crowned with the following titles:
" Best Leadership Award received by Afif Nohra
" Best Coach Award received by Rizkallah Zaloum
" Best 3 points shooter Award received by Rabih Hachoum
" MVP (Most Valuable Player) of the Tournament Award received by Joe Mansour

Fransabank won the BDL Banks Basketball League in 2016 against Credit Libanais Bank (78-60), in 2017 against BLOM Bank (76-65) and in 2018 against Credit Libanais (69-61)

At the end of the game, cups and medals were distributed to the winners.

Celebrating their championship, the team met Chairmen Messrs. Adnan and Adel Kassar at the Bank's Headquarters in Hamra and presented the trophy to them. In view of Fransabank's vision and mission, Chairmen Kassar expressed their pride in the Bank's family that demonstrates a strong commitment to team bonding ethics, promoting a sense of belonging - one of the Bank's core values.

It is worth noting that Fransabank basketball team - which played in Dubai in 2017 and then in Serbia in 2018 - will be participating in an international competition that will take place in Netherland by the end of 2019, organized by Sports Mania.


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