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Suns complete unbeaten season, Riders secure 2nd, Lions win final game

Sevenoaks Suns completed an unbeaten regular season, while Leicester Riders secured second spot on the final day. The Suns made it a perfect 22 from 22 in the league as they defeated Nottingham Wildcats 71-63 behind 21 points from Renee Busch. Leicester overcame Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters to lock up second as Holly Winterburn scored …

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21 Apr 2019: Riders 82-66 Hatters

Riders take 2nd place with win over Hatters. WBBL ChampionshipLeicester Riders 82-66 Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters (23-19, 45-26, 66-50) Leicester Riders sealed second place in the WBBL Championship after a convincing victory over Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters. A top-two finish was on the line as both teams entered with the same record, but Riders prevailed …

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Penultimate weekend of Championship action concludes with wins for Hatters, Palatinates and Wolves

The race for second position looks set to go down to the wire after wins for Hatters, Palatinates and Wolves rounded out the penultimate weekend of Championship action. Meg Pritchard’s 13 points led a balanced attack as Oaklands Wolves picked up Championship win number nine with a 77-60 triumph on the road over Essex Rebels. …

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14 Apr 2019: Palatinates 63-55 Riders

Durham Palatinates move up to fifth position with victory over Leicester. WBBL ChampionshipDurham Palatinates 63-55 Leicester Riders (13-13, 30-29, 53-38) Durham Palatinates prevailed over Leicester Riders 63-55 in front of their fans, in the first meeting between the sides since this year’s Trophy Final. The win sees Durham leapfrog Nottingham Wildcats into fifth position, with …

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Wins for Hatters, Wolves, Mystics, Eagles and Wildcats on a busy Saturday in the Championship

There were wins for Hatters, Wolves, Eagles, Mystics and Wildcats on a busy day in the Championship. Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters moved back to within four points of the top of the table with a 94-72 victory over Cardiff Met Archers, led by Sarah Toeaina’s 36 points. While Oaklands Wolves continued their run of fine …

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