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The Latest from Egypt - Dec 16, 2012


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Philip Perre


Wats up world! Firstly everything here in Egypt is fine, obviously the news and media have over hyped the situation here to being a war zone or something. Yes there is protesting and I live in the city where the protesting is going on, not getting into politics but just let the world know that all imports are fine and safe.

We are currently through to the next round, which will start next year, ending of Jan/Feb time. For now we are playing in a Cairo tournament and playing a lot of friendly games to get us prepared and ready for the second round where every game is import. Our goal is set high as a team, even though we are mostly young but we have good experienced players and a leader in myself. Things will not be easy, but nothing is easy in life, hard work pays off and we have been working hard through the tough times currently in Egypt with the protesting and the postponed games.

All my years as a pro, I have never really felt like a tourists, and never really did any tourist things, even though I have played in a lot of nice and different countries. But this time its different, especially with all the rich history here, from historical events that have happened here to historical buildings and monuments. Its easiest to get in the tourist spirit here. And a tourist is what il be during my time off basketball, cant wait.

Prayers goes out to all the families of victims in the Connecticut school shooting and every other senseless and mindless acts of violence that have gone on in the States and through the world.

Hard Work beats TALENT, if Talent doesnt work hard. God Bless and keep moving forward. Philip Perre (198-F-79, college: N.Alabama)   



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Juan Herrera selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games- Aug.27, 2017  (by Eurobasket Center)

We bring you last week's top performances from Venezuelans who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an experienced former international forward Juan Herrera (197-81). He led Iccan to a victory over the closely-ranked Importadora in the Ecuadorian National League in Tuesday night's game. [read more]
Jesus Centeno selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games- Aug.20, 2017  (by Eurobasket Center)

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Venezuelans who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is former U21 international guard Jesus Centeno (190-85). He led Iccan to a victory over the sixth-ranked Portviejo in the Ecuadorian National League in Friday night's game. [read more]
Jhornan Zamora selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games- Aug.13, 2017  (by Eurobasket Center)

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Venezuelans who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is former international guard Jhornan Zamora (196-89). He led Cimarrones to a victory over the league leader Fast Break in the Colombian LPB in Saturday night's game. [read more]
Jhornan Zamora's 33 points make him top Venezuelan player abroad of the week Aug.6, 2017
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Josh-Emmanuel Akognon's 44 points make him top Nigerian player abroad of the week Jul.28, 2017
Jose Rodriguez's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Venezuelans playing currently abroad: Jul.23, 2017
Josh-Emmanuel Akognon's 43 points make him top Nigerian player abroad of the week Jul.21, 2017
Jose Rodriguez's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Venezuelans playing currently abroad: Jul.16, 2017
Jesus Medina's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Venezuelans playing currently abroad: Jul.9, 2017
Eduardo Torres selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games Jul.2, 2017
Donta Smith selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games Jun.25, 2017
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Eurobasket.com All-Italian Serie B Awards 2017 Jun.19, 2017
Gregory Vargas' 30 points make him top Venezuelan player abroad of the week Jun.18, 2017
Bojan Dubljevic selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games Jun.16, 2017
Ekpe Udoh's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Nigerians playing currently abroad: Jun.16, 2017
Melvin Ejim selected the top Canadian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.13, 2017
Brock Motum selected the top Australian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.12, 2017
Esteban Batista's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Uruguayans playing currently abroad: Jun.11, 2017
Donta Smith selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games Jun.11, 2017
Bogdan Bogdanovic selected the top Serbian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.10, 2017
Milko Bjelica selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games Jun.9, 2017
Ekpe Udoh selected the top Nigerian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.9, 2017
Jonas Maciulis selected the top Lithuanian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.9, 2017
Dairis Bertans selected the top Latvian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.8, 2017
Rowell Graham's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among British players playing currently abroad: Jun.7, 2017
Michael Dixon selected the top Georgian playing abroad in last week's games Jun.7, 2017
Antoine Diot selected the top French playing abroad in last week's games Jun.7, 2017
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