Return of Alexander the Great

15 Jun 2018

The DBL Sharks Sheffield have announced the return of dynamic guard Chris Alexander for a second season with the Yorkshire franchise. Alexander who came to the Sharks following a seven year spell in Germany, wowed audiences with his speed and agility during their recent campaign which saw the Sharks reach the Trophy final. Overall the…

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Captain Marvel Mike Returns to the Sharks

08 Jun 2018

The DBL Sharks are happy to confirm the return of England and Sharks Captain Mike Tuck to the club on a two year deal that will see him retained for the remainder of his playing career. The 6’7” forward was born in Toronto to his British mother Susan, and has served his career out with…

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Junior Coaching Vacancies

29 May 2018

  The Sharks are currently recruiting to fill vacancies within the Junior Club set up.   Roles to be filled: Sheffield Junior Sharks – Head Coach – Role Description and Person Specification Sheffield Junior Sharks – Assistant Coach – Role Description and Person Specification Sheffield Junior Sharks – Team Manager – Role Description and Person…

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GDPR is coming!

17 May 2018

The new GDPR laws will be live from 25th May 2018. GDPR or General Data Protection Regulation requires the Sheffield Sharks to obtain your consent to enable us to keep sending you all the latest news, deals, and offers that we have.   Click this link and fill out the form to ‘opt-in’ and keep receiving notifications from us by…

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Season concludes with Playoff Exit

06 May 2018

JR Holder and Pierre Hampton lead Leicester Riders into the Play-off semi-finals. BBL Play-offs Quarter-Finals, Second Leg Leicester Riders 79 – 67 DBL Sharks Sheffield (26-16, 42-35, 62-53) (165-140 on aggregate) Leicester Riders, the BBL league champions, have progressed safely to the Play-off semi-finals after beating DBL Sharks Sheffield 79-67 in the second leg of…

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Sharks looking to eradicate deficit in Leicester

06 May 2018

Advantage Riders as they see off Sharks on the road. BBL Play-Offs Quarter-Finals, First Leg DBL Sharks Sheffield 73-86 Leicester Riders (23-18, 41-40, 59-59) Leicester Riders will take a commanding advantage back home for Sunday’s Second Leg after beating DBL Sharks Sheffield by 12 on the road. The league champions finished strong to take control of…

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Swim On! The Playoff Quarter Final Preview

02 May 2018

The fingernails were bitten down to the quick but after a positive weekend, the DBL Sharks Sheffield head into the Playoffs with renewed confidence and vigour. An emphatic win over Glasgow by 103-61 that confirmed that Playoff berth, followed by an equally confident display in Plymouth (98-82) set the side up for a challenging Quarter…

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Sharks Momentum Continues

29 Apr 2018

Sharks gathering momentum ahead of Play-Offs BBL Championship Plymouth Raiders 82-98 DBL Sharks Sheffield (19-24, 45-47, 69-67) DBL Sharks Sheffield made it a double-winning final round as they finished strong to beat Plymouth Raiders on the road. The Sharks confirmed their place in the Play-Offs with a home win on Thursday and they rounded out…

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Sharks emphatic in claiming Playoff Berth

26 Apr 2018

It was never really in doubt was it? Really? The DBL Sharks Sheffield were in devastating form to absolutely rout the Glasgow Rocks by 103-61 and ensure their proud record of always making the BBL Playoffs remained intact. The Rocks led on the opening play but were soon swept away by a display of high…

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#FillTheTank ! Sharks in huge finish to regular season

24 Apr 2018

Two games left, two teams, one Playoff place available. The final week of the BBL regular season sees the DBL Sharks Sheffield vying with BBL Cup winners Cheshire Phoenix for the last place in post-season. A single win for the Sharks and they are in. Cheshire need to win both their remaining games and hope…

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Successful Weekend for Sharks – Leeds & Cheshire Toppled

19 Feb 2018

BBL Championship (Friday 16th February 2018) Leeds Force 79-107 DBL Sharks Sheffield (20-23, 36-54, 52-81) DBL Sharks Sheffield collected their second victory of the season over Leeds Force, defeating their local rivals 79-107 on the road. As a result of the derby victory, the visitors remain in the hunt for a top three finish. The hosts,…

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The Grind Never Stops! Back to league action.

14 Feb 2018

The grind never stops! After the adulation of reaching the BBL Trophy Final, the DBL Sharks Sheffield attentions switch firmly back to improving their league standing. On Friday, they attend to the second instalment of the Yorkshire derby by travelling north to meet bottom side Leeds Force. On Sunday, they hit the road once more…

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Sharks take the high road to Glasgow!

11 Feb 2018

Boil up a haggis, break out the shortbread and pour yourself a wee dram because the DBL Sharks Sheffield are going to the BBL Trophy Final in Glasgow! A 75-66 win on the night and an overall 161-152 aggregate score confirmed their place in the showpiece event at the expense of opponents Worcester Wolves. Chris…

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Sharks fall to Riders in Double Overtime Thriller

10 Feb 2018

Scant consolation but the DBL Sharks Sheffield played their part in possibly the most thrilling game of the 2017-18 BBL season so far before going down to league leaders Leicester Riders in double overtime. Mackey McKnight levelled the game at 76 in regulation and it took scores from Tyler Bernardini and JR Holder in the…

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All to play for in second leg!

08 Feb 2018

There was a dramatic roller-coaster match-up on Wednesday night in the last four of the BBL Trophy. BBL Trophy Semi-Final First Leg Worcester Wolves 86-86 DBL Sharks Sheffield (16-27, 37-49, 64-72) There was a rare draw in this Semi-Final first leg encounter as Wolves came back from a 16-point deficit to take a 3-point lead in…

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Huge week beckons for the Sharks

06 Feb 2018

No, your eyes don’t deceive you! It is only Tuesday but a very important week is on the horizon for the DBL Sharks Sheffield. Tomorrow night, they head down to Worcester to take on the Wolves in the first leg of the BBL Trophy semi-finals. Friday sees the current BBL Championship leaders, Leicester Riders, paying…

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Sharks dip in Devon

04 Feb 2018

Raiders finally end their barren streak BBL Championship Plymouth Raiders 85-80 DBL Sharks Sheffield (22-19, 40-35, 62-56) Plymouth Raiders secured their first BBL Championship win since the end of November after overcoming DBL Sharks Sheffield. Gavin Love’s side end their losing run to close the gap on the Play-Off places with Sheffield dropping to a 10-6…

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Nervous win but the ‘Nix flames are fanned

03 Feb 2018

Nervous disposition? Dicky ticker? Prematurely grey? All conditions that will be exacerbated by watching the DBL Sharks Sheffield but the good news is that it is another win and it is against BBL Cup winners Cheshire Phoenix! Joking aside, the Sharks did well in putting one of their nearest rivals to the sword despite a…

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