Posts Tagged ‘leicester riders’

Valiant effort from the Sharks but Riders take the win

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went down by 80-71 on the road at Leicester Riders but it still wasn’t enough to confirm Riders BBL title due to win for Newcastle at home to Glasgow by 103-86. The Sharks were vastly improved from their aberration in front of the cameras against Glasgow and it is now a…

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Another weekend in front of the cameras! Round 29 previewed…

The DBL Sharks Sheffield tackle another double-header weekend as the race for Playoff places well and truly hots-up. Just five games remain in regular season and will prove key in sorting out the post-season seedings. Friday night sees a visit to Champions-elect Leicester, now well out of reach of second placed Newcastle and surely only…

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Late rally fails to secure win for Sharks

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went down to an agonising 78-82 defeat against Leicester Riders having produced an outstanding fourth quarter rally that almost saw them steal the game at the death. The Sharks were left to rue a mixed first half but showed they could certainly live in the company of one of the league’s…

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Back to the Grind! Leicester visit in Round 17…

It’s back to the bread and butter of the BBL Championship for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as high-flying Leicester ride into town this coming Friday. The Riders come into the game fresh from making progress in the BBL Trophy having overcome Glasgow Rocks by 81-74 last Sunday. The Sharks will be looking to bounce back…

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The Opening Weekend Preview. Leicester and Leeds to come.

May 8th 2016 – DBL Sharks Sheffield v Leicester Riders. September 23rd 2016 – DBL Sharks Sheffield v Leicester Riders. It’s opening day of the 2016-17 BBL season and your DBL Sharks have been paired with their opponents from the last game of the previous season. Of course, that encounter now counts for absolutely nothing…

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