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Advantage Eagles and Rocks in the Cup, Sharks win thriller

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle and Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks both picked up First Leg wins in the BBL Cup Semi-Finals, while DBL Sharks Sheffield made it seven wins in a row in the league. The Eagles claimed a 75-73 success over London Lions behind Rahmon Fletcher’s 22 points, while Glasgow will take a 77-85 lead …

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07 Dec 2018: Riders 70-71 Sharks

DBL Sharks Sheffield earned a hard-fought win over Leicester Riders, at Morningside Arena. BBL Championship Leicester Riders 70-71 DBL Sharks Sheffield (26-15, 40-37, 48-53) DBL Sharks Sheffield produced a gritty display to earn a hard-fought 70-71 victory over Leicester Riders, at Morningside Arena. The win sees the visitors improve their record to 8-3 and move within just two points of London …

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Wins in crunch time for Riders, Flyers and Giants on exciting Sunday

Leicester Riders, Bristol Flyers and Manchester Giants all picked up league wins on a dramatic Sunday. HOLDER FOR THE WIN!@TurnUpJ15 wins it for @RidersBball at the buzzer!#BritishBasketball #NewGround pic.twitter.com/it3eDPGEXI — British Basketball League (@BBLofficial) November 25, 2018 The Riders handed league leaders London Lions just their second loss as JR Holder came up with the …

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Lions and Riders head into Sunday showdown with one defeat apiece

London Lions and Leicester Riders remain the only two sides in the BBL Championship with just one defeat ahead of their showdown on Sunday. The Lions defeated second-placed Esh Group Eagles Newcastle 96-78 as Ladarius Tabb posted 30 points and 14 rebounds to help his side go to 9-1. Meanwhile, Leicester overturned a half-time deficit …

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17 Nov 2018: Riders 84-90 Eagles (CUP)

Eagles knock out Riders to move into the Semi-Finals. BBL Cup, Quarter-Finals Leicester Riders 84-90 Esh Group Eagles Newcastle (23-30, 35-49, 56-66) Esh Group Eagles Newcastle advanced to the Semi-Finals of the BBL Cup after knocking out Leicester Riders on the road. Fab Flournoy’s made it back-to-back wins on the weekend and join Radisson RED …

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Friday night success for Lions, Eagles and Riders as Rocks advance in Cup

London Lions, Esh Group Eagles Newcastle and Leicester Riders all picked up league wins on Friday night, while Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks advanced in the BBL Cup. The Rocks edged out Plymouth Raiders in an 80-82 victory as Kieron Achara netted the game-winner to send his side into the Semi-Finals. London moved to 8-1 at …

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