KUWAIT: The Australian College of Kuwait (ACK) has won the 2016 University Athletics Association of Kuwait (UAAK) Basketball League’s Championship Cup outperforming other university teams, including the American University of the Middle East (AUM), Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST), the American University of Kuwait (AUK), and the Arab Open University (AOU).
The UAAK tournament is known for its competitive atmosphere, whereby university teams face each other in a grueling schedule over several months with the leader crowned Champion and holder of the cup until the following season. On this victorious occasion, the Student Activities and Recreational Center’s Manager, Basel Dana, stated: “I would like to congratulate our students on the Championship! It’s very rewarding after all their hard work and efforts. We are very proud of all our athletes and wishing them all the best in their academic and non-academic endeavors.” ACK’s Basketball team will now begin preparations for the next season, with the keen desire to retain the Championship and keep the cup on ACK’s campus.