From Cheshire Phoenix

Giants win in OT, Sharks, Riders and Raiders pick up points

Leicester Riders, Manchester Giants and DBL Sharks Sheffield were victorious on home on Friday night, while Esh Group Eagles Newcastle fell to a tough loss to open their new home. Plymouth Raiders secured an 86-91 victory at the Eagles Community Arena with Rashad Hassan, Josh Wilcher and Donte Nicholas combining for 64 points in the …

Read more

11 Jan 2019: Giants 99-91 Phoenix (OT)

Manchester Giants picked-up two well earned points with victory over Cheshire Phoenix. BBL ChampionshipManchester Giants 99-91 Cheshire Phoenix (21-24, 43-47, 63-63, 82-82)After Overtime Manchester Giants produced a determined display to see off Cheshire Phoenix 99-91 in overtime, at Trafford Sportsdome. The result sees Manchester improve their record improve to 7-7, while Cheshire slip to 6-8 …

Read more

Overtime drama for Rocks as Giants & Eagles win on the road

Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks ended the weekend with a dramatic overtime success, while Manchester Giants and Esh Group Eagles Newcastle won on the road. The Rocks defeated Cheshire Phoenix 101-96 behind double-doubles from Ali Fraser and Kenny Carpenter, who forced the extra period with a tip-in at the buzzer. Manchester dominated Surrey Scorchers with Torry …

Read more

Giants stun Trophy holders while Phoenix, Royals and Lions also make QF’s

Leicester Riders’ three-year reign in the BBL Trophy was ended by Manchester Giants on Sunday with London Lions, Cheshire Phoenix and London City Royals also progressing. The Giants knocked out the Riders in a 101-94 victory with Mike McCall top scoring with 20 points in the win. Cheshire saw off NBL D1 opposition with an …

Read more

BBL All-Star Five – Week 11

There were several big performances at the weekend resulting in one of the most competitive battles for starting spots this season. Justin Robinson (London Lions) Back-to-back appearances for the reigning MVP after another big weekend for the league-leading Lions. Robinson handed out nine assists to go with 22 points in the overtime triumph against the …

Read more

Lions, Phoenix complete double-win weekends, Rocks & Raiders also victorious

London Lions and Cheshire Phoenix completed double-winning weekends on Sunday with Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks and Plymouth Raiders also victorious. The Lions moved to 11-2 with a 92-82 success in overtime against second-placed DBL Sharks Sheffield with 24 points from Ladarius Tabb. Cheshire saw off Surrey Scorchers 93-74 as CJ Gettys netted 20 points, while …

Read more

16 Dec 2018: Phoenix 93-74 Scorchers

Cheshire bag second win of the weekend. BBL Championship Cheshire Phoenix 93-74 Surrey Scorchers (28-19, 47-38, 72-55) Cheshire Phoenix completed a successful double-header with their second win of the weekend as they inflicted another loss on Surrey Scorchers. Ben Thomas’ side improve to six league wins from 13, while the Scorchers see their tough start …

Read more