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All-Star Five – Week 18

The WBBL Trophy dominated last week’s action and there were plenty of big performances and intense competition to make the starting line-up. Alison Gorrell (Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters) There were a pair of wins for Hatters and it was Saturday’s pivotal victory against Manchester that secured their place in the last four of the Trophy. …

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All Star Five – Week 17

Our super line-up this week includes a debutante and someone who becomes the first player to rack up a sixth appearance and becomes our outright season leader. Brea Elmore (Leicester Riders) The guard actually posted two highly productive displays during a weekend win double for her team, but she gets the nod mainly for her …

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All-Star Five – Week 16

There were a couple of truly special performances this week, including a near triple-double and one of the best shooting displays of the entire season. Holly Winterburn (Leicester Riders)Yes, the Leicester guard was on absolute fire as she came so close to landing a triple-double in the super Trophy win at Oaklands. Winterburn ripped Wolves …

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All-Star Five – Week 15

Our line-up this week includes the WBBL Cup Final MVP, the game-winner and two debutantes. Monika Bosilj (Durham Palatinates) It has been a long time coming and belatedly, after some superb displays this season, our first new face takes a deserved berth in our fab five. Bosilj was electric for Palatinates in the derby win …

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All-Star Five – Week 14

There were some incredible performances last weekend , including the best of the 2018-19 season so far. Tia Freeman (Oaklands Wolves) It’s consecutive appearances for Freeman who was excellent again for Oaklands as they recorded their biggest ever win. The guard cut down Cardiff as her team moved into the Play-Off spots off the back …

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All-Star Five – Week 13

We have a hat-trick of new faces this week as three players make their season debuts. Levke Brodersen (Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters) The German guard was superb for Hatters against Eagles and that bodes well for Sheffield’s trip to the WBBL Cup Final later this month. Brodersen pulled the strings expertly to help torch Newcastle, …

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All-Star Five – Week 11

It’s our last fab five of 2018 as the curtain falls on the calendar year. Chelsey Shumpert (Nottingham Wildcats) A bonafide season MVP candidate after her scorching start to her rookie campaign in the WBBL, Shumpert was integral to the win at Mystics. She brought the backcourt noise for Wildcats with a super 26 points …

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All Star Five – Week 10

It’s our penultimate line-up of the calendar year and one of our starters becomes the first player to make four consecutive appearances. Holly Winterburn (Leicester Riders) Yes, the Riders’ guard is still proving unstoppable and makes it into our Fab Five for a fourth week in a row after Leicester destroyed the visiting Eagles. Winterburn …

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All Star Five – Week 9

Our latest fab five starts include a player who put up a rare triple-double, as well as the reigning MVP. Holly Winterburn (Leicester Riders)  Yes, it shows the stellar level the teenage ace has now reached that she can not have the greatest of shooting nights and yet drop a spectacular triple-double. It was a …

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All Star Five – Week 8

We have two returnees from last week and three debutantes in this week’s super starting five – two of which were history makers! Holly Winterburn (Leicester Riders) There is no stopping Leicester Riders right now and that is largely due to the driving force of their team – aka Winterburn. The guard has been the …

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