Photo by Tima Miroshnichenko

Kazakhstan secured their second tournament win by beating Syria 86-70 in Damascus. In contrast, the hosts faced their third defeat.

Robert Pan was the standout for Kazakhstan, amassing 30 points, 12 rebounds, and 5 three-pointers. Shaim Kuanov contributed 18 points and 4 assists.

Despite Brandon Peterson’s efforts with 19 points and 9 rebounds, Syria couldn’t turn the tide.

Kazakhstan’s impressive performance sets them up for their upcoming match against Saudi Arabia.