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WBBL Opening Weekend tickets now available

Tickets for a thrilling opening weekend to the sixth season of the Women’s British Basketball League are now available. Every WBBL club will take to the floor at the University of Essex across three days, Friday 27 – Sunday 29 Sept, in what promises to be a fantastic and must-see event for fans. Across the …

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Giulia jumps back in

One of the WBBL’s most consistent performers has committed her future to Newcastle Eagles despite a flurry of interest from the continent. Point guard Giulia Simioni skippered the team last season during a transitional campaign that saw Chris Bunten’s side move to the new Eagles Community Arena. And the coveted playmaker was crowned Newcastle’s WBBL Most …

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WBBL 2019-20 fixtures and dates confirmed

The WBBL is today delighted to confirm the fixtures and dates for the sixth season of the Women’s British Basketball League. The 2019-20 season will commence on Friday 27 September with a special opening weekend at the University of Essex featuring all 12 WBBL teams competing in the Trophy Group Stages. Games will run from …

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Archers, Palatinates and Mystics end Championship campaigns with wins as Hatters set up second place showdown

There were wins for Archers, Palatinates and Mystics as the trio concluded their Championship campaigns, while the Hatters remain in contention for the runner-up position in the table. Carsi Silva’s 18 points were enough to lift Cardiff Met Archers past Caledonia Pride 53-39 and into a tenth place finish. Meanwhile, Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters ensured …

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13 Apr 2019: Eagles 77-59 Archers

Newcastle pick up home win over Cardiff. WBBL ChampionshipNewcastle Eagles 77-59 Cardiff Met Archers (15-23,30-34,59-52) Newcastle Eagles picked up a home win on Saturday, defeating Cardiff Met Archers 77-59. The North-East side, having already qualified for the benecos Play-Offs, will now head to Manchester next week as final placings comes down to the last weekend. …

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Suns clinch title to lead takeaways, while North-East duo make Play-Offs

The league title was decided on Saturday, while seven of the eight spots in the benecos WBBL Play-Offs have now been confirmed ahead of the final two weeks of the Regular Season. On Friday evening, Leicester Riders defeated Oaklands Wolves 89-72 with a combined 41 points for Brea Elmore and Dee Hayward to propel their …

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Sevenoaks Suns are back-to-back Championship winners

Sevenoaks Suns are back-to-back WBBL Championship winners. Suns took the Championship, and continued their undefeated league streak, following their 71-63 on-the-road victory over Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters. Elsewhere, in the benecos Play-Offs race, Durham Palatinates picked up a big 40-point victory, 94-54, over Caledonia Pride, boosting their Play-Off hopes and sitting on 18 points. Newcastle …

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