Riyadi will face Bahraini side Al-Muharraq in Saturday’s semifinal.
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Amir Saoud's go-ahead bucket with time winding down carried Riyadi to a 91-87 victory over Guangdong Southern Tigers Thursday as the Lebanese champions maintained their perfect start at the Asian Champions Cup.It did, however, take a collective effort to eventually down Guangdong, who swarmed all over Riyadi in a sizzling first quarter.Guangdong continued to pummel the Riyadi basket in the early stages of second quarter, Mingxuan Hu converting on another layup to stretch his side's advantage to seven points. But Riyadi would find their groove, zipping the ball around on every possession to wear down a suddenly ragged Guangdong.
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