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Riders add Hayward to their Scottish contingent

Leicester Riders are continuing a positive summer for the club after confirming they have signed Dee Hayward out of Armstrong University.  The Scottish guard finished her senior year at Armstrong averaging 14.9 points per game along with 3.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists in the best campaign of her collegiate career. Hayward will join her fellow

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WBBL Fixtures 2015-2016

Source: WBBLThe second WBBL season tips off on 17th October in what promises to be another exciting season for women’s basketball in the UK.  The season will have an exciting launch at Loughborough and all 9 teams feature across the weekend with hosts Leicester Riders facing both Barking Crusaders and Sevenoaks Suns, but it is the with

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Draw complete for EuroBasket Women 2017

Great Britain now know who they will face in their pursuit of a fourth successive appearance at EuroBasket Women Final Round. In today’s draw for EuroBasket Women 2017 which will take place in Czech Republic, GB were pitched into Group C along with Montenegro, Italy and Albania. Montenegro will be favourites to advance, having almost

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Great Britain U20 Women pipped by Austria

There was a sense of déjà vu on the second day of the U20 European Championship Women Division B for Great Britain. After enjoying another very positive opening, the points dried up in the final quarter as Karen Burton and her side went down 33-30 in a defensively dominated contest. Just like on the first day

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Ottewill-Soulsby named captain for U20 European Championship

Harriet Ottewill-Soulsby has been handed the responsibility of captaining the U20 Women when they step out at the U20 European Championship Division B this week.   Having recently participated with the senior team at EuroBasket Women 2015, the centre will be an influential figure when the action gets underway in Podgorica. “Harriet was selected to

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GB Basketball – warm up tournament results

In their last warm up tournament before Eurobasket GB Basketball Women faced serious opposition in defending champions and favourites Spain, Canada and fellow EuroBasket 2015 competitors, Poland and have struggled a little.  However, the games and results will have given head coach Peter Buckle plenty to ponder as they head to Hungary for Eurobasket 2015

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