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Bayan Salman: A champion’s perspective on Bahrain Women’s Basketball victory

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The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com

Report by Hussain Almaskati

In an exhilarating finale, Bayan Salman and her team triumphed in the Bahrain Women’s Basketball League, clinching the championship title.

In a recent interview, Bapco Energies player Bayan opened up about the intense journey, the pivotal moments, and her vision for the future of women’s basketball in Bahrain. Reflecting on the victory, Bayan described the indescribable joy and satisfaction that came from seeing their hard work pay off.

The championship win was the culmination of a season filled with dedication and effort, making the triumph all the more rewarding.

Electrifying Final Moments

The final moments of the game were nothing short of electrifying. Seema Ali Hassan’s decisive lay-up marked a turning point.

Bayan recounted how the team’s confidence surged when Seema, known for her skill and determination, had the ball in her hands. “When she has the ball, we know she’ll fight and do anything to get points on the board,” Bayan noted.

This collective belief and the relentless spirit of every player on the court fueled their push to victory until the last second.

Remarkable Comeback

Trailing for most of the game, the team’s comeback in the fourth quarter was remarkable.

Bayan highlighted a critical moment when Seema scored a crucial and1, igniting a spark that unified and energized the entire team.

The players’ reactions, both on the court and the bench, mirrored the surge of hope and determination that carried them through the intense final minutes.

A Sweet Victory

For Bayan, this championship stood out among her career victories.

The hard work and heart poured into practices and the game itself made this win particularly sweet.

The early foul trouble of their import player meant local players had to step up significantly, adding to the sense of collective achievement Team Effort Every member of the team, from coaches to players, played an essential role in securing the victory.

Bayan emphasized the culture of competitiveness and hard work instilled by their coaches, and the unified effort from everyone involved, including the fans and administrative staff.

This sense of unity and shared purpose was pivotal in their success

Overcoming Challenges

Throughout the season, the team faced several challenges, but they overcame these obstacles by sticking together.

Bayan believed this unity and collective resilience were key to their strong finish.

The ability to confront and overcome challenges as a team strengthened their resolve and performance.

Future of the League

The growing attention and popularity of the Bahrain Women’s Basketball League have been encouraging.

Bayan expressed her happiness at the league’s evolution, noting the increased strength of teams and the emergence of promising new players.

Looking forward, she envisions herself continuing to work hard and promoting positivity within the sport, contributing to the league’s ongoing development

Memorable Moments

One of the most memorable moments for Bayan in the final game was when she passed the ball to Seema, who then completed an and-1 play.

The rush of emotion and the collective roar of the team during that moment stood out as a highlight in her playing career.

Future Aspirations

Beyond the recent championship, Bayan has set her sights on more significant goals.

She aspires to achieve not only more national championships but also GCC and Arab championships.

These goals reflect not just personal ambitions but also collective team aspirations that they are eager to pursue.

Gratitude and Support

Bayan’s gratitude extends to her supporters and fans, with special thanks to her family.

She acknowledged her family, particularly her father, for their unwavering support and belief in her.

Their encouragement and assistance have been vital to her achievements.