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LJMU comeback to defeat UOL in dramatic Varsity basketball game

Liverpool John Moores beat rivals University of Liverpool in an exciting game of Varsity basketball at the UOL sports centre. A huge crowd turned out to support the teams, and the sports hall was rocking.

Steph Curry: A closer look at the greatest 3-point shooter of all time

On the 15th of December, Steph Curry scored his 2,974th 3-point shot and officially became the greatest 3-point shooter in NBA history. Curry needed two going into the Warriors game against the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden, and...

St Helens Saints edge Liverpool in huge play-off clash

St Helens Basketball have beaten Liverpool Basketball by 79-68 in a Division 3 round-of-16 clash. Number one seed Saints beat 16th seed Liverpool to book their place in the NBL D3 quarter finals.

Cheshire Phoenix eyeing Play-Off glory after BBL Trophy win

Cheshire Phoenix coach Ben Thomas hopes that victory in the BBL Trophy final will propel his side to Play-Off glory. The Nix won their first silverware since 2018 and their first BBL Trophy since 2004 on Sunday (20th March).

Cheshire Phoenix aiming for silverware in BBL Trophy Final

Cheshire Phoenix will play for silverware when they take on the London Lions in the BBL Trophy final on Sunday (20th March). The Nix travel to the Emirates Arena in Glasgow looking for their first piece of silverware since 2018.

Roar and Phoenix partner to grow women’s basketball in Cheshire

The founder of Cheshire Roar Women’s Basketball Club believes a new partnership with Cheshire Phoenix will help grow the women’s game in Cheshire. The partnership was announced on International Women’s Day (Tuesday March 8).

Liverpool top-two hopes over after defeat to Manchester Swarm

Liverpool’s hopes of a top two finish in the NBL Division Three are over after an 82-78 defeat at Manchester Swarm. Parkinson and Deveney top scored for Liverpool, with 24 and 22 points respectively, while Houghton and Schnall ran the show for Swarm, with 21 and 17.

Cheshire Phoenix duo to feature for GB Basketball against Belarus

Cheshire Phoenix duo Teddy Okereafor and Ben Mockford will feature in Great Britain Men’s crucial FIBA World Cup qualifier against Belarus on Monday (28th February). The Phoenix pair are two of the most experienced members of GB’s 24-man squad for the upcoming clash.
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A deep dive look at the NBA’s Top 5 rivalries ahead of Lakers Clippers...

The Los Angeles Lakers take on the Los Angeles Clippers this weekend with both teams sitting in 8th and 9th, desperate to avoid the recently introduced play-in tournament and both missing star players. The LA rivalry has had its false...
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Cheshire Phoenix defeat Bristol Flyers in BBL Championship

Cheshire Phoenix made it four wins on the bounce as they defeated the Bristol Flyers 84-76 in the BBL Championship. The Phoenix, with recently announced All-Star 5 Levi Bradley, were too much for the team from the South-West as they moved up to fourth in the BBL table, level on points with second place Sheffield Sharks.