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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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09 Feb 2019: Eagles 72-68 Palatinates (TRO)

Kalina Axentieva leads Newcastle Eagles through overtime in north east derby. WBBL Trophy, Group StageNewcastle Eagles 72-68 Durham Palatinates (19-16, 37-34, 50-44, 59-59)After overtime Newcastle Eagles emerged 72-68 victors over Durham Palatinates in an overtime north east derby thriller. The win keeps Eagles in contention for the WBBL Trophy Semi-Finals whilst Durham host Caledonia tomorrow. …

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02 Feb 2019: Palatinates 61-59 Eagles (TRO)

Durham go joint first in Group North 1 WBBL Trophy Group StageDurham Palatinates 61-59 Newcastle Eagles (13-20, 30-38, 42-49) Durham Palatinates went joint first position in their WBBL Trophy group following a close 61-59 win over Newcastle Eagles. Eagles were handed their second defeat in their Trophy campaign, having previously lost to Caledonia last week. …

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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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12 Jan 2019: Hatters 109-85 Eagles

Hatters move to second place. WBBL ChampionshipWestfield Health Sheffield Hatters 109-85 Newcastle Eagles (26-20, 59-42, 84-61) Sheffield Hatters enjoyed a 109-85 home win over Newcastle Eagles on Saturday. The victory now puts Sheffield into second place in the WBBL Championship. Leading scorers – Levke Brodersen 27, Alisson Gorrell 21, Sarah Toeaina 21 (Hatters) – Kalina …

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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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