Jordan announce preliminary squad for Caracas

Jordan have announced a 20-man preliminary squad as they prepare for the Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Caracas, Venezuela.

Last year’s surprise FIBA Asia runners-up and conquers of Iran in the same tournament will start their bid for London against Greece on July 2nd.

They competed in the 2010 world championships in Turkey, but finished 23rd out of the 24 teams involved. Jordan finished with a 0-5 record joining Canada and Tunisia in last position.

Here’s what coach Tab Baldwin has gone with.

Jordan squad (club side not listed):

Wesam Al-Sous
Mousa Alawadi
Islam Abbaas
Mohammed Hadrab
Abdallah Abuqoura
Mahmoud Abdeen
Mohammed Hussein
Sam Daghles
Zaid Abbas
Fares Saqf-Alheit
Hasan Sinan Hen
Enver Soobzokov
Khaldon Abu Ruqayah
Hani Alfaraj
Ibrahim Bassam
Ahmad Alhamarsheh
Fadel Al Najjar
Ali Zaghab
Mohammed Jamal
Ahmed Al Dwairi