Weekend Headlines: Riders at the double, Giants climb into top eight

The first weekend of 2019 brought plenty of action in the BBL with wins for two of the bottom four bringing the middle of the pack closer together.

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Meanwhile, London Lions extended their lead at the top of the BBL Championship with an 81-68 success at home to Bristol Flyers as Justin Robinson and Brandon Peel shared 38 points.

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle closed the gap to second with a hard-fought 83-91 triumph at Plymouth Raiders to end their winning run at home with Victor Moses netting 18 points.