The Lebanese Basketball League is recognized as the top-tier professional men's basketball league in Lebanon. It is organized annually as a national championship with playoffs and a national cup by the Lebanese Basketball Federation (FLB).

Currently, the league consists of 10 teams, of which six are located in Beirut. The most successful club in the history of the league is Al Riyadi Club Beirut.


The initial Lebanese basketball league was formed in as early as the 1950s; however, it was stopped during the Lebanese Civil War. In 1992, the league was reformed into its current fully professional format.

The golden era began shortly after the new format league began in the 90s.

In 1996, Hekmeh were the Arab Championship runner-ups.

In 1998, Sporting Club (Al Riyadi) finished third in the FIBA Asia Champions Cup, that same year Beirut hosted the Arab Club Championship where Sagesse Club (Hekmeh) won, it was the first ever Arab basketball trophy for Lebanon.

In 1999, Beirut hosted the Arab Club Championship, Hekmeh were crowned champions again, in addition to being the first Lebanese and first Arab team to win the Asian cup.

Al Riyadi has its greatest success in the Arab Club Championship, they won the title in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, and 2010; while Sagesse are the most decorated team in the FIBA Asian Club Championship with three record titles.

Ever since, many Lebanese clubs, have seen regular success in different international championships.

The 1999 season was inaugurated by a huge event that included an exhibition game between Lebanese All-stars (represented by the top four teams Sagesse, Riyadi, Tadamon, and Rosaire) and Harlem Globetrotters.

Lebanon FLB is an exciting and highly anticipated basketball tournament held annually in Lebanon. This tournament brings together some of the most talented basketball teams and players from across the country, creating a thrilling and competitive atmosphere.

The Lebanon FLB tournament showcases the passion and love for basketball that is deeply ingrained in the Lebanese culture. It serves as a platform for both amateur and professional teams to showcase their skills, compete against top-notch opponents, and gain recognition in the basketball community.

The tournament features a series of intense and action-packed games, where teams battle it out on the court, displaying their athleticism, teamwork, and strategic prowess. The level of competition is incredibly high, making every match a spectacle for basketball enthusiasts and fans.

Lebanon FLB attracts a diverse range of teams, including those from universities, clubs, and local communities. This diversity adds to the tournament's charm, as it brings together players from different backgrounds and playing styles, creating an exciting blend of basketball talent.

Spectators can expect an electrifying atmosphere at Lebanon FLB, with passionate fans cheering on their favorite teams and players. The tournament not only provides thrilling basketball action but also serves as a social gathering, where friends and families come together to support their loved ones and enjoy the sport.

In addition to the on-court excitement, Lebanon FLB also offers various entertainment activities and attractions for attendees. These may include halftime shows, live music performances, food stalls, and merchandise booths, ensuring a memorable experience for everyone involved.

Lebanon FLB is more than just a basketball tournament; it is a celebration of the sport and a testament to the talent and dedication of Lebanese basketball players. Whether you are a die-hard basketball fan or simply looking for a thrilling sporting event, Lebanon FLB promises to deliver an unforgettable experience filled with intense competition, camaraderie, and the sheer joy of the game.