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Lappenkuper leads comeback as Riders reverse half-time deficit to take victory away against the Rebels

WBBL ChampionshipEssex Rebels 90-96 Leicester Riders (25-24, 48-42, 69-65, 90-96)(Rebels: A.Kohlhaas – 16, A.Munns – 15, L.Costa – 14; Riders: A.Lappenkuper – 35, B.McAlear – 19, L.Rouse – 13) Leicester Riders’ Anna Lappenkuper scored an incredible 35 points this afternoon to help her team come from behind to take an important victory in the WBBL …

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WBBL All-Star 5 – Week 8

As the WBBL returned from the international break, the latest All-Star 5 is full of Great Britain internationals, led by Georgia Gayle after Sheffield Hatters remained unbeaten in the WBBL Championship; while also including a pair of London Lions after they qualified for the WBBL Cup Final by beating Hatters on Saturday. Georgia Gayle – …

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Hatters and Riders pick up comfortable wins

WBBL Championship Sheffield Hatters 86-66 Caledonia Pride (21-15, 38-29, 61-49) (Hatters – Gayle 26, Shaw 22, Gill 12; Pride – Edwards 16, Phillips 15, Ranger 12) WBBL Championship Leicester Riders 81-51 Gloucester City Queens (23-16, 48-21, 69-33) (Riders – Robb 19, Hamilton 19, Rouse 11; Queens – Ball 20, Abbott 12, Emanuel-Carr 7) Sheffield Hatters …

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Seven WBBL stars named in GB squad for EuroBasket double-header

Seven WBBL stars have been confirmed as part of Head Coach Chema Buceta’s squad for this week’s EuroBasket Women double-header as the team met for camp in Manchester. GB welcome Greece to the National Basketball Performance Centre on Thursday before travelling to Tallin for the window’s second fixture against Estonia on Sunday. Buceta’s squad is …

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Suns reach 100 Championship victories as Eagles, Hatters, Rebels and Riders all win

WBBL Championship Durham Palatinates 61-77 Newcastle Eagles (20-16, 26-34, 40-62) (Palatinates – Bennett, 16, Hurtado Barbeito 13, Hendershot 13; Eagles – Horton 19, Eadsforth-Yaytes 16, Lowe 14) WBBL Championship Sevenoaks Suns 80-69 Nottingham Wildcats (23-24, 42-44, 61-55) (Suns – Carr 22, Busch 21, Fritz 16; Wildcats – Pannell 20, Nicolas 12, Gyles 10) WBBL Championship …

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Hatters, Mystics and Palatinates Pick Up Road Wins

WBBL ChampionshipCaledonia Pride 48-79 Durham Palatinates (16-16, 29-30, 38-55)(Pride – Tweedie 13, Ranger 12, Phillips 8; Palatinates – Hurtado Barbeito 24, Bennett 19, Hendershot 19) WBBL ChampionshipGloucester City Queens 66-69 Manchester Met Mystics (18-21, 27-34, 41-45)(Queens – Fitzpatrick 26, Emanuel-Carr 18, Ball 11; Mystics – Jones 18, Williams 17, Allen 16) WBBL ChampionshipLeicester Riders 74-77 …

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Winterburn scores her 1000th WBBL Championship point as Lions defeat Riders

WBBL ChampionshipLondon Lions 85-53 Leicester Riders (22-16, 44-33, 57-48, 85-53)(Lions: H.Winterburn – 21, C.Breen – 14, S.Beckford-Norton – 11; Riders: C.Jennings – 16, B.McAlear – 13, A.Lappenkuper – 10) London Lions guard Holly Winterburn joined the 1000 points club in the WBBL Championship this afternoon, as she helped her side to an impressive victory over …

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