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Mystics reach WBBL Trophy Semi-Final after comfortably beating the Eagles

WBBL Trophy Quarter FinalNewcastle Eagles 53-76 Manchester Met Mystics (17-21, 28-38, 43-54, 53-76)(Eagles: A.Gorrell – 19, M.McVicar – 10, A.Lowe – 9; Mystics: E.Horton – 19, G.Jones – 15, S.Song – 11) The Manchester Met Mystics put on a perfect performance on defence and offence this evening, as they beat the Newcastle Eagles by 23 …

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All-Star Five – Week 11

This week’s WBBL All-Star Five is stacked after an amazing weekend that saw some of the best individual performances in the history of the league, resulting in the highest Performance Points total for the collective this season. It’s led by Sian Phillips and includes the Nottingham duo of Jasmine Joyner and Chelsey Shumpert, who make …

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Riders reach Trophy semis as Lions maintain perfect start

WBBL Championship Newcastle Eagles 61-72 BA London Lions (21-20, 30-32, 49-49, 61-72) (Eagles – Gorrell 28, Mcivar 13, Chukwu-Etu 7; Lions – Breen 20, Umeh 18, Beckford-Norton 14) WBBL Trophy, Quarter Final Leicester Riders 81-57 Oaklands Wolves (22-19, 47-37, 66-45, 81-57) (Riders – Oliver 23, Winterburn 21, Ainge 12; Wolves – Uprus 22, Rouse 13, …

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Amazing Individual Displays in Saturday’s Three WBBL Championship Games

WBBL ChampionshipCaledonia Pride 86-81 Newcastle Eagles (22-26, 46-44, 66-56)(Pride – Phillips 28, Storie 20, Ranger 14; Eagles – Gorrell 38, Smith 17, McVicar 14) WBBL ChampionshipDurham Palatinates 53-78 Nottingham Wildcats (11-17, 22-35, 45-53)(Palatinates – Van Straaten 14, Elderkin 10, Hurtado-Barbeito 10; Wildcats – Shumpert 26, Joyner 25, Freeman 8) WBBL ChampionshipEssex Rebels 90-102 Manchester Met …

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All-Star Five – Week 10

After a busy week of WBBL action the All-Star Five includes the Cup Final MVP, alongside the dangerous Wildcats duo who could have made the team twice each after their performances in a pair of wins on a double-header weekend. Jasmine Joyner – Nottingham Wildcats Joyner makes her fifth appearance of the season so far, …

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Archers and Wildcats both win in an exciting afternoon of WBBL action

WBBL Championship Newcastle Eagles 77-79 Cardiff Met Archers (16-25, 42-47, 68-65) (Eagles – Gorrell 29, Lowe 15, Mcvicar 12; Archers – Ball 19, Marchizotti 13, Hatch 13) WBBL Championship Nottingham Wildcats 96-50 Caledonia Pride (21-12, 47-28, 70-41) (Wildcats – Joyner 25, Shumpert 24, Lundqvist 19; Pride – Ranger 28, Phillips 7, Doherty 6) Cardiff Met …

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Sundberg and Gorrell Scoop First Monthly Awards of 2021

The first monthly awards of 2021 in the WBBL have gone to Leicester Riders Head Coach Jesper Sundberg and Newcastle Eagles’ experienced American guard Alison Gorrell. Sundberg has won Molten WBBL Coach of the Month for the second time already in this campaign, as his Leicester side remain the only unbeaten team (8-0) having picked …

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All-Star Five: Week 9

For the second week in a row, there are two BA London Lions players in the WBBL All-Star Five after they made it four straight wins in all competitions, and remain unbeaten in league play. Amazingly, the bench is led by two players – Jasmine Joyner and Alison Gorrell – who posted the second and …

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Alison Gorrell makes WBBL Championship History Despite Loss

WBBL Championship Essex Rebels 90-82 Newcastle Eagles (20-26, 42-50, 55-62, 90-82) (Rebels – Kohlhaas 28, Waithe 16, Bieg Salazar 16; Eagles – Gorrell 40, McVicar 16, Lowe 12) WBBL Championship Durham Palatinates 60-78 Caledonia Pride (16-20, 38-38, 46-53, 60-78) (Palatinates – Elderkin 18, Paxton 15, Hutchingson 11; Storie 19, Velazquez 13, Phillips 11) WBBL Championship …

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Rebels and Eagles both secure overtime wins in a thrilling afternoon of basketball

WBBL ChampionshipEssex Rebels 95-91 Nottingham Wildcats (17-20, 47-37, 67-63)(Rebels – Bieg Salazar 30, Kohlhaas 28, Costa 12; Eagles – Costa 24, Shumpert 21, Lundqvist 16) WBBL ChampionshipOaklands Wolves 87-91 Newcastle Eagles (23-22, 40-33, 62-56) (Wolves – Uprus 23, Carter 14, Harrison 11; Eagles – Mcvicar 31, Gorrell 21, Lowe 20) Essex Rebels and Newcastle Eagles …

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