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2020 Trophy Finals Group Provisional Bookings

This is our dedicated group bookings page. For further details on the event click here


We have some fabulous deals for groups including huge discounts, complimentary tickets for organisers and a provisional (no commitment) booking process.

If you haven’t been to a basketball event why not give it a try? This is the sport of razzmatazz and fun, expect to be entertained and have a day out that will live in the memory forever!

Below you will find our helpful FAQ section but if you have any other questions please contact us via email at sarah@bbl.org.uk or by calling 0116 2663339.


Q: What is the BBL & WBBL?
A: The BBL and WBBL stands for the British Basketball League and the Women’s British Basketball League which are the men’s and women’s professional basketball league in the UK.

Q: What is the Basketball Trophy Final?
A: The Basketball Trophy is one of the much-heralded knockout competitions in British basketball, and has been running for as long as the BBL with a fascinating twenty-eight year history.

Q: Can I get posters and flyers to help promote the event to my group?
A: Yes of course, simply email sarah@bbl.org.uk or call 0116 2663339 and we will dispatch.  Please note, quantities will be sent to you automatically on receipt of your provisional booking.

Q: What age limit applies to child tickets and does the ticket entitle entry for the full day?
A: The child price applies to any individual up to and including the age of 18, or those over 18 in full time education.  The ticket entitles you to entry to the full day’s entertainment.

Q: Why are there 2 price bands?
A: The price bands relate to the seating locations within the Arena.  Whilst all seating offers a good unrestricted view, some locations are better than others and these are reflected by the pricing.  The Bands are generally located as follows (for more information visit www.tickets.com):
Band A – Side of court in the lower tier
Band B – Side of court in the upper tier

Q: What time will the Main Event finish?
A: The event will finish at approximately 5:30pm.

Q: I am interested in organising a Group, can I provisionally hold tickets whilst I establish interest?
A: Yes – please complete the booking form (below) and you can hold tickets (without commitment) and confirm them at a later date – once your numbers are finalised.  On receipt of your provisional booking we will send you a letter confirming your provisional reservation and including a date by which you need to confirm (or otherwise) your booking.  This date is normally 6-8 weeks from when you make your provisional booking but is dependent on the length of time until the event.

Q: Can I change my ticket numbers prior to confirming my booking?
A:  Yes of course, until you have confirmed your booking you can either decrease or increase your provisional booking numbers (increase subject to availability but normally possible) or even change price band (or cancel your provisional booking completely).

Q: How do I purchase the tickets?
A:  When you confirm your booking you will be issued with a VAT invoice (VAT is included in the ticket prices shown overleaf) which can be settled by BACS, Cheque payment or debit/credit card.  Your tickets will be sent when you confirm your booking and all your seats will be allocated seated together in the Arena.

Q: Can you help with a Risk Assessment?
A:  Whilst for legal reasons we not able to complete a Risk Assessment for you, we can provide you with a sample Risk Assessment that was completed by a group who attended last year’s event.  Simply email sarah@bbl.org.uk for more information.

Q: How much is parking?
A: Visit the venue’s dedicated parking website for up to date information www.emiratesarena.co.uk

Q: Can I get more information?
A:  Certainly, just email sarah@bbl.org.uk or call 0116 2663339 and we will gladly answer any questions that you may have.  On request we will also happily send out maps and directions with your tickets.


This is our dedicated group bookings page. For further details on the event click here

We are delighted to inform you that booking tickets is as easy and convenient as ever via our no commitment, provisional booking process especially designed for groups wishing to attend the event.

Step 1 – Simply decide how many tickets you would like to provisionally reserve for your party and in which price band. You can claim 1 free ticket for every 10 that you purchase – the free ticket can be either an adult or child ticket.

Step 2 – Complete the form below and return.

Step 3 – We will send you confirmation of your provisional (no commitment) booking and a date (normally 6-8 weeks) by which you need to confirm (or cancel) your booking. We will also dispatch lots of promotional material to help with the marketing of the event to your group.

Step 4 – On receipt of your confirmed booking, we will send a VAT invoice (which will give you a further 28 days to make payment) to the school or club and the tickets for the event.

See our Frequently Asked Questions section for more information regarding the booking process or simply contact us (sarah@bbl.org.uk or call 0116 2663339).

As an alternative to using this form, email your reservation to sarah@bbl.org.uk, call on 0116 2663339 or post your reservation to BBL, Unit E3 Leicester Business Centre, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester, LE4 5HH