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10-12 Jan: What’s coming up in the BBL this weekend?

Last weekend in the BBL saw some big upsets. With another seven big clashes coming up this weekend, can we expect to see more?

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


THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE

Friday 10 January 2020
BBL Trophy, First Round: Bristol Flyers v Leicester Riders (7:30pm)
BBL Championship: Radisson Red Glasgow Rocks v Manchester Giants (7:30pm)
BBL Championship: Plymouth Raiders v London Lions (7:30pm)
BBL Championship: Worcester Wolves v Cheshire Phoenix (7:30pm)

Saturday 11 January 2020
BBL Championship: Surrey Scorchers v Newcastle Eagles (7:00pm)

Sunday 12 January 2020
BBL Championship: London Lions v London City Royals (4:00pm)
BBL Championship: Cheshire Phoenix v Plymouth Raiders (5:30pm)



BRISTOL FLYERS V LEICESTER RIDERS

Date: Friday 10 January 2020
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: SGS College Arena
Competition: BBL Trophy, First Round

It’s the final game of the BBL Trophy First Round and Bristol Flyers will be hoping to replicate the success they’ve had in the BBL Cup. Meanwhile, having picked up a string of losses lately, Leicester Riders will be hoping to kickstart their Trophy campaign with a win. The winner will meet London City Royals in the Trophy Quarter Finals.

Last time they met: Flyers 83-90 Riders (16 February 2019)
Last five meetings: Flyers 0-5 Riders

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RADISSON RED GLASGOW ROCKS V MANCHESTER GIANTS

Date: Friday 10 January 2020
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Emirates Arena
Competition: BBL Championship

Coming off their loss in the BBL Trophy, Manchester Giants’ attention returns to the BBL Championship when they meet Radisson Red Glasgow Rocks on Friday. Rocks will be hoping to rebound from their previous loss in the Championship and continue to elevate their position in the Championship standings.

Last time they met: Rocks 107-85 Giants
Last five meetings: Rocks 4-1 Giants

📈 Livestats
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PLYMOUTH RAIDERS V LONDON LIONS

Date: Friday 10 January 2020
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Plymouth Pavilions
Competition: BBL Championship

London Lions will be hoping to bounce back from their surprising loss at the weekend in the BBL Trophy. They will meet Plymouth Raiders, who are still looking to pick up their first win of the BBL Championship. 

Last time they met: Raiders 80-90 Lions (3rd November 2019)
Last five meetings: Raiders 1-4 Lions

📈 Livestats
💻 YouTube Stream


WORCESTER WOLVES V CHESHIRE PHOENIX

Date: Friday 10 January 2020
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: University of Worcester Arena
Competition: BBL Championship

Having picked up two previous losses in the Championship, Cheshire Phoenix have the chance to close the gap in the standings between themselves and Worcester Wolves on Friday when they meet at the University of Worcester Arena.

Last time they met: Phoenix 88-69 Wolves (1 May 2019)
Last five meetings: Wolves 1-4 Phoenix

📈 Livestats
💻 YouTube Stream


Who do you think will make the final Quarter Final spot – Bristol or Leicester? Let us know with #BritishBasketball


SURREY SCORCHERS V NEWCASTLE EAGLES

Date: Saturday 11 January 2020
Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Surrey Sports Park
Competition: BBL Championship

Surrey Scorchers have been on an incredible run so far in the Championship, having picked up three wins of their last four games. But they’ll be facing their biggest competition yet as they meet third place Newcastle Eagles. Will they be able to pick up their biggest win yet?

Last time they met: Eagles 105-97 Scorchers (19 April 2019)
Last five meetings: Scorchers 2-3 Eagles

📈 Livestats
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LONDON LIONS V LONDON CITY ROYALS

Date: Sunday 12 January 2020
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: Copper Box Arena
Competition: BBL Championship 

It’s the London derby! London City Royals will be coming into Sunday’s game fresh whilst Lions will have already travelled to Plymouth on the Friday. The last time the two teams met it came down to just one point difference. Will Friday’s clash for Lions have any affect?

Last time they met: Lions 100-99 Royals (1 November 2019)
Last five meetings: Lions 2-3 Royals

📈 Livestats


CHESHIRE PHOENIX V PLYMOUTH RAIDERS

Date: Sunday 12 January 2020
Time: 5:30pm
Venue: Cheshire Oaks Arena
Competition: BBL Championship

Should Plymouth Raiders not be able to pick up their first win on Friday, they’ll have another chance on Sunday when they meet Cheshire Phoenix, who themselves will also come into Sunday’s game having played on the Friday. How will Friday’s games affect either team?

Last time they met: Phoenix 89-84 Raiders (13 January 2019)
Last five meetings: Phoenix 4-1 Raiders

📈 Livestats
💻 YouTube Stream