The BBL Cup is a straight knockout competition, it's all-or-bust in every round as the twelve BBL clubs strive towards this prestigious piece of silverware.

Leicester Riders won last season's competition, defeating the defending champions Newcastle Eagles 85-80 in a thrilling game played at the NIA before a mammoth crowd of 7,500 fans.

The draw for the 2013-14 Cup competitions is:


First Round

One Health Sharks Sheffield 90-63 London Lions

Worcester Wolves 88-66 Manchester Giants

Birmingham Knights 72-103 Plymouth University Raiders

Durham Wildcats 78-75 Cheshire Phoenix

Byes for finishing in the top four in the 2012-13 BBL Championship: Leicester Riders, Esh Group Eagles Newcastle , Glasgow Rocks, Worcester Wolves



Leicester Riders 74-62 Worcester Wolves

Surrey United 57-91 Plymouth University Raiders

One Health Sharks Sheffield 70-58 Durham Wildcats

Glasgow Rocks 69-81 Esh Group Eagles Newcastle


Semi-Finals (2 legs)

Leicester Riders 199-166 Plymouth University Raiders (95-89 & 104-77)

One Health Sharks Sheffield 139-163 Esh Group Eagles Newcastle (82-79 & 57-84)



Leicester Riders 72-69 Esh Group Eagles Newcastle