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2020-21 Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year

The Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year, as voted by WBBL Head Coaches, features two Leicester Riders – including one unanimous nominee – alongside an ever-present in this team, a league MVP candidate and a 2012 London Olympian. Holly Winterburn – Leicester Riders The election of Leicester’s star guard to the All-British team was …

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Eagles Cause Biggest Upset in Play-off History, League Champion Suns Safely Through

WBBL Play-Off Quarter-FinalLeicester Riders 73-79 Newcastle Eagles (19-17, 34-37, 54-57)(Riders – Robb 18, Brewer 13, Stewart 13; Eagles – Lowe 26, Gorrell 24, McVicar 13) WBBL Play-Off Quarter-FinalSevenoaks Suns 76-59 Oaklands Wolves (20-16, 36-25, 61-44)(Suns – Garrido-Perez 20, Carr 18, Busch 12; Wolves – Carter 16, Quick 14, Uprus 11) May Madness opened at the …

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All-Star Five – Week 20

With all of the WBBL Championship Play-off placings settled last weekend, Sevenoaks Suns took the regular season title despite suffering a defeat to the second-placed Leicester Riders, who themselves finished in style by also beating third-placed London Lions behind a huge performance from Holly Winterburn that sees her front up this week’s All-Star Five and …

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Sevenoaks Suns crowned WBBL league Champions

WBBL Championship Newcastle Eagles 60-86 Manchester Met Mystics (14-18, 27-39, 37-62) (Eagles – Gorrell 22, Mcvicar 17, Bland 7; Mystics – Fong Lyew Quee 23, Naylor 20, Jones 16) WBBL Championship Nottingham Wildcats 58-69 Durham Palatinates (18-15, 37-32, 49-48) (Wildcats – Shumpert 12, Lundqvist 12, Costa 11; Palatinates – Hurtado Barbeito 19, Elderkin 18, Paxton …

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Riders beat Lions to keep WBBL Championship title race alive; all eight play-off places now secured

WBBL ChampionshipNottingham Wildcats 85-74 Newcastle Eagles (15-18, 41-26, 65-55, 85-74)(Wildcats: S.Costa – 26, C.Shumpert – 24, M.Lundqvist – 12; Eagles: A.Gorrell – 21, A.Lowe – 19, M.McVicar – 19) WBBL ChampionshipManchester Met Mystics 69-51 Caledonia Pride (22-14, 41-20, 57-38, 69-51)(Mystics: H.Naylor – 25, G.Jones – 16, N.Fong Lyew Quee – 6; Pride: P.Storie – 15, …

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Sevenoaks Suns Move Closer to WBBL Championship

WBBL Championship Sevenoaks Suns 63-51 Leicester Riders (14-18, 31-24, 44-41, 63-51)(Suns – Carr 20, Clark 15, Da Silva 10; Riders – Stewart 12, Lappenkuper 11, Winterburn 7) WBBL Championship Cardiff Met Archers 62-67 Nottingham Wildcats (13-17, 30-40, 54-57, 62-67)(Archers – Shanahan 18, Hatch 18, Lewis 14; Wildcats – Costa 20, Egharevba 16, Lundqvist 12) The …

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Riders and Suns keep up Championship chase

WBBL Championship Caledonia Pride 73-68 Cardiff Met Archers (19-17, 40-40, 55-54) (Pride – Ranger 24, Phillips 18, Doherty 15; Archers – Shanahan 22, Hatch 17, Lewis 11) WBBL Championship Leicester Riders 71-42 Essex Rebels (23-11, 40-21, 55-29) (Riders – Smith 20, Lappenkuper 13, Winterburn 12; Rebels – Costa 10, Waithe 7, Munns 6) WBBL Championship …

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