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An East Midlands double in November’s monthly awards

With the WBBL Cup group stages played out in November, and the semi-finals now set, the first monthly awards of the campaign have been announced with an East Midlands double. Jesper Sundberg picks up the Molten WBBL Coach of the Month, and Jasmine Joyner the Molten WBBL Player of the Month. Sundberg’s Leicester Riders team …

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Final WBBL group games confirm Semi-Finals matchups

WBBL Cup, South Group Cardiff Met Archers 50-65 Sevenoaks Suns (17-21, 23-31, 40-47) (Archers- Marchizotti 14, Lewis 9, Jorgensen 7; Suns- Busch 25, Monakana 13, Koppl 11) WBBL Cup, North Group Newcastle Eagles 71-96 Leicester Riders (22-16, 40-39, 62-60) (Eagles- Gorrell 19, Mcvicar 16, Smith 14; Riders- Oliver 29, Winterburn 18, Hinriksdottir 16)   The …

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Archers & Wildcats Progress to Cup Semi-Finals

WBBL Cup, South GroupCardiff Met Archers 51-68 BA London Lions (13-24, 23-41, 38-51)(Archers – Hatch 13, Marchizotti 10, Jorgensen 7; Lions – Leonard 20, Breen 16, Umeh 11) WBBL Cup, North GroupManchester Met Mystics 75-101 Nottingham Wildcats (26-21, 45-51, 62-76)(Mystics – Jones 21, Naylor 14, Horton 11; Wildcats – Joyner 37, Shumpert 29, Costa 12) …

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All-Star Five: Week 2

There were some heavyweight clashes in the busiest weekend of WBBL Cup action of this season so far, as Leicester Riders won a derby, with victories also for Newcastle Eagles and Cup holders Sevenoaks Suns. Fittingly, the All-Star Five is paced by the Suns’ star from January’s WBBL Cup Final. Janice Monakana – Sevenoaks Suns …

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Sevenoak Suns and Newcastle Eagles both secure comfortable wins

WBBL Cup, South Group BA London Lions 60-70 Sevenoak Suns (12-28, 31-46, 45-59) (Lions – Beckford-Norton 19, Leonard 13, Charles 9; Suns – Monakana 19, Carr 15, Busch 15) WBBL Cup, North Group Newcastle Eagles 78-68 Manchester Met Mystics(21-16,43-34,58-58) (Eagles – Gorrell 25,Mcvicar 21 ,Kverderavicutie 13 ; Mystics – Song 25,Horton 15, Bailey 12) Sevenoak …

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Leicester Riders Take East Midlands Derby

WBBL Cup, North GroupLeicester Riders 61-48 Nottingham Wildcats (14-7, 23-20, 43-30)(Riders – Oliver 14, Gaskin 12, Clark 11; Wildcats – Joyner 15, Shumpert 9, Egharevba 6) WBBL Cup, South GroupOaklands Wolves 0-20 Cardiff Met Archers(Game cancelled due to COVID-19 protocols) Leicester Riders secured a big 61-48 East Midlands derby win over Nottingham Wildcats in the …

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