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Palatinates and Wildcats get underway with Championship wins

Durham Palatinates and Nottingham Wildcats both earned wins on the first Sunday of the 2019-20 Championship season. Durham triumphed on the road against Essex Rebels 79-65 to record a third victory of the season over the same opposition – having already beaten them in the Trophy and Cup. Durham’s attack was spearheaded by 18 points …

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Mystics & Suns earn victories on opening day of Championship season

Manchester Mystics and Sevenoaks Suns became the first two teams to record Championship points with victories on the opening day of the 2019-20 league season. Manchester made light work of Cardiff Met Archers to take a home 83-61 victory, thanks to the production of Sam Roscoe. The forward scored an efficient 29 points and added …

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All-Star Five – Week 2

It was all eyes on the WBBL Cup First Round over the weekend and there were plenty of performances to get excited about. Dee Hayward – Durham Palatinates A one-sided victory for the Palatinates was led by Hayward with a stunning all-action line in the Cup meeting against Essex. She torched Rebels with 24 points …

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Three more Quarter-Finals tickets taken in WBBL Cup

There were wins for Nottingham Wildcats, Oaklands Wolves and Durham Palatinates on Saturday as the trio all booked their place in the Quarter-Finals of the WBBL Cup. Nottingham Wildcats eased out Caledonia Pride 76-53 to take a home victory that was founded on another strong showing by forward Jasmine Joyner. She finished the contest with …

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Mystics make major move by signing EuroCup Women star Djassi

Manchester Mystics have made a major statement of intent with the acquisition of 2018-19 EuroCup Women performer Sara Djassi for the next two WBBL campaigns. The Portuguese forward averaged an impressive 9.5 points and 3.5 rebounds per game last season in the prestigious competition, stepping out for the Azores-based Clube Uniao Sportiva. Mystics’ play-caller Jeff …

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