Rabeh Al-Hussaini

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Rabeh Al-Hussaini
No. 25 – Al Qadsia
Position Center
League Kuwaiti Division I Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1988-08-11) August 11, 1988 (age 26)
Makati City
Nationality  Philippines
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school Philippine Christian University
College Ateneo de Manila University
PBA draft 2010 Round: 1st / Pick: 2nd overall
Selected by the Air21 Express
Pro career 2010–present
Career history
2010–2011 Air21 Express
2011 San Miguel Beermen
2011–2012 Petron Blaze Boosters
2012 Powerade Tigers
2013 GlobalPort Batang Pier
2013 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters
2013-2014 Meralco Bolts
2014-present Al Qadsia
Career highlights and awards

Rabeh Ahmed T. Al-Hussaini (born August 11, 1988) is a Filipino professional basketball player who plays for the Al Qadsia in the Kuwaiti Division I Basketball League.[1] A power forward/center, he played five seasons for the Ateneo de Manila Blue Eagles in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines[2] from 2005 to 2009 and led the Eagles to back-to-back basketball championships in his last two seasons with them. He averaged 24.6 point per game, 13 rebounds per game, and 2 assists per game.

PBA career[edit]

Al-Hussaini entered the 2010 PBA Draft, and was selected as the second overall pick by the Air21 Express. It was expected that either he or Nonoy Baclao, his Ateneo teammate, were to go Number 1 in the draft.[3] Baclao was eventually drafted first overall by the Express.[4]

On October 8, 2010, Al-Hussaini made his PBA debut with 16 points, 11 rebounds, and 1 assist in a loss to the San Miguel Beermen.

Kuwaiti Division I Basketball League[edit]

He signed with Kuwaiti Division I Basketball League team Al Qadsia.[5]

Career highlights[edit]


  GP Games played   GS Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Correct as of December 5, 2012[6]


2010-11 Air21/Petron Blaze 37 28.41 .418 .000 .670 6.86 1.05 .08 .57 14.16
2011-12 Petron Blaze/Powerade 13 16.46 .393 .000 .667 2.92 .46 .08 .15 5.85
2012-13 GlobalPort 11 18.91 .279 .000 .707 3.73 1.27 0 .45 6.09
Career 58 24.15 .400 .000 .676 5.46 .97 .07 .46 10.93


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Preceded by
UST's school colors Jervy Cruz
UAAP Men's Basketball Most Valuable Player
Succeeded by
UST's school colors Dylan Ababou
Preceded by
Ateneo's school colors Nonoy Baclao
UAAP Men's Basketball Finals Most Valuable Player
Season 72 (2009)
Succeeded by
Ateneo's school colors Ryan Buenafe