1-3 Nov: What’s coming up in the BBL this weekend?

We’re swiftly approaching the closing stages of the BBL Cup Group Stages but there’s still plenty to play for and this weekend we have another seven top clashes.

We take a quick look at what you can expect this weekend!


THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE

Friday 1 November 2019
BBL Cup, North Group: Manchester Giants v B. Braun Sheffield Sharks (7:00pm)
BBL Cup, South Group: London Lions v London City Royals (7:30pm)
BBL Cup, North Group: Newcastle Eagles v Leicester Riders (7:30pm)
BBL Cup, South Group: Worcester Wolves v Bristol Flyers (7:30pm)

Saturday 2 November 2019
BBL Cup, South Group: Surrey Scorchers v Bristol Flyers (7:00pm)

Sunday 3 November 2019
BBL Cup, South Group: Plymouth Raiders v London Lions (3:00pm)
BBL Cup, North Group: Cheshire Phoenix v Manchester Giants (5:30pm)



MANCHESTER GIANTS V B. BRAUN SHEFFIELD SHARKS

Date: Friday 1 November 2019
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: George Carnell Sports Centre
Competition: BBL Cup, North Group

The B. Braun Sheffield Sharks are just one win away from qualifying for the BBL Cup Quarter Finals whilst Manchester Giants will be hoping to pick up their second win of the season when the two meet on Friday.

Last time they met: Sharks 95-61 Giants (22 September 2019)
Last five meetings: Giants 4-1 Sharks

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LONDON LIONS V LONDON CITY ROYALS

Date: Friday 1 November 2019
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Copper Box Arena
Competition: BBL Cup, South Group

It’s the London derby again! The London City Royals have sealed their spot in the BBL Cup Quarter Finals with their impressive 6-0 winning streak but the Lions still have plenty to play for so they’ll be hoping to pick up their second win of the season.

Last time they met: Royals 92-77 Lions (5 Oct 2019)
Last five meetings: Lions 2-3 Royals

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WORCESTER WOLVES V BRISTOL FLYERS

Date: Friday 1 November 2019
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: University of Worcester Arena
Competition: BBL Cup, South Group

Bristol Flyers have been on a roll lately, picking up a three win streak and they’ll be hoping to continue the streak when they travel to Worcester Wolves on Friday. The last time they met, it took overtime for a winner to be decided so there’s no doubt another thrilling contest can be expected.

Last time they met: Flyers 94-96 Wolves (5 Oct 2019)
Last five meetings: Wolves 1-4 Flyers

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NEWCASTLE EAGLES V LEICESTER RIDERS

Date: Friday 1 November 2019
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Eagles Community Arena
Competition: BBL Cup, North Group

One more win for the Leicester Riders and they will have sealed their BBL Cup Quarter Final spot but it won’t be an easy day for them as they will be facing long time rivals Newcastle Eagles.

Last time they met: Riders 86-94 Eagles (4 Oct 2019)
Last five meetings: Eagles 3-2 Riders

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Here’s how things currently stand in the BBL Cup. Who do you think will be the Quarter Finals? Let us know with #BritishBasketball


SURREY SCORCHERS V BRISTOL FLYERS

Date: Saturday 2 November 2019
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: SGS Wise Arena
Competition: BBL Cup, South Group

Surrey Scorchers managed to pick up their very first win of the season last Saturday and in a big way, when they defeated 2018-19 BBL Cup champions London Lions. So they’ll be hoping to continue the momentum when they meet Bristol Flyers on Saturday night.

Last time they met: Flyers 107-99 Scorchers (20 September 2019)
Last five meetings: Scorchers 3-2 Flyers

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PLYMOUTH RAIDERS V LONDON LIONS

Date: Sunday 3 November 2019
Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Plymouth Pavilions
Competition: BBL Cup, South Group

It’ll be advantage Plymouth Raiders on Sunday when they meet as London Lions will be coming into Sunday’s game having already met London City Royals on Friday night so Raiders will be hoping to take full advantage and pick up their third win of the season.

Last time they met: Lions 101-86 Raiders (23 October 2019)
Last five meetings: Raiders 1-4 Lions

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CHESHIRE PHOENIX V MANCHESTER GIANTS

Date: Sunday 3 November 2019
Time: 5:30pm
Venue: Cheshire Oaks Arena
Competition: BBL Cup, North Group

It’s the north-west derby as Cheshire Phoenix take on Manchester Giants and the Nix will be hoping to stretch their undefeated streak to 5-0 whilst Giants, dependant on their Friday result, will be seeking either their second or third win of the season.

Last time they met: Giants 64-82 Phoenix (18 October 2019)
Last five meetings: Phoenix 3-2 Giants

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