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Semi-finalists end Trophy Group Stage on a winning note

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters, Sevenoaks Suns, Leicester Riders and Newcastle Eagles all picked up victories as the Trophy Group Stage nears its conclusion. The Hatters ended atop of North 2 with a perfect 4-0 record having seen off Nottingham Wildcats 75-69 – thanks to 25 points from Sarah Toeaina – to progress to the Semi-Finals …

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Wins at top and bottom of the Championship

Saturday afternoon saw wins at the top and bottom of the WBBL Championship, with a pair of road victories. Leicester Riders are now on top of the pile after a 92-72 win at BA London Lions saw them climb above Sevenoaks Suns – who play on Sunday – with Jennifer Ashton scoring 20 points. Meanwhile, …

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Five Talking Points: exciting North East derby and pressure for points increases

Here are five things to keep an eye on during this weekend’s action in the Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL). Saturday Fixtures Cardiff Met Archers v Essex Rebels – 2:30PM BA London Lions v Leicester Riders – 4:00PM Sunday Fixtures Oaklands Wolves v Cardiff Met Archers – 2:00PM Durham Palatinates v Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters …

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Riders & Suns continue winning runs, Mystics & Eagles also victorious

Leicester Riders and Sevenoaks Suns continued their winning runs in the WBBL Championship, while Manchester Mystics and Newcastle Eagles were also victorious on Sunday. The Riders defeated Cardiff Met Archers 50-102 behind 27 points from Rebecca Navarro, while the Suns saw off Essex Rebels in an 81-45 victory as Julia Koppl hit 15 points. Newcastle …

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