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Liverpool basketball coach says women’s game going from strength to strength

A Liverpool girls basketball coach believes the women's game in the area and across the UK is becoming more popular. Amy Russell, who coached the under 16 girls to second place this season, spoke about the growth and development of the women’s game.

WATCH: Late night basketball sessions thriving in Liverpool

You might think that being active when most people are tucked up in bed would not really catch on, but in fact the a sporting initiative is proving to be a real hit in Liverpool. The midnight basketball league, based...

Cheshire Phoenix host Caledonia Gladiators looking to extend unbeaten run

Cheshire Phoenix will be looking to consolidate second place of the British Basketball League as they take on Caledonia Gladiators this Sunday. They return home to the Cheshire Oaks Arena for just the second time since their victory against London...

Cam Holden feels right at home at Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix are back in action this Sunday evening at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village as they consider playing Basketball across Europe in the near future. Phoenix's American star Cam Holden, who is in his first year at the club,...

Caledonia Gladiators get revenge over Cheshire Pheonix

Cheshire Pheonix’s winning streak came to an end at the hands of Caledonia Gladiators, as it ended 82-92 at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village.   The Nix had all the confidence heading into the game off the back of the...

Coach has high hopes for Liverpool Basketball Club’s future after successful season

The head coach of Liverpool Basketball believes a successful season in the Division 3 North-West League has put down a good foundation for the future. Under Jay Bradshaw, the Merseyside club finished third in the table for a second consecutive...

Cheshire Phoenix gold medal winner Jamell Anderson eyes more glory

The Cheshire Phoenix will be looking to go back-to-back tomorrow, as they take on the Caledonia Gladiators for the BBL Trophy in Glasgow. Jamell Anderson has been a key player in the Phoenix’s campaign this season, and has an astonishing...

LISTEN: Fixture congestion a problem for amateur athletes

Fixture congestion is causing physical and psychological issues for non-professional athletes. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has complained about heavy schedules for his side. But to what extent is the same issue affecting amateur sports? Basketball player Connor Murtagh has admitted he's...

St Helens Saints complete weekend double

St Helens Saints beat Leicester Warriors 88-67 to complete a weekend of gruelling fixtures with back-to-back victories. They won their first game of the weekend in a close encounter with Myerscough Academy, beating them 98-92. In their Sunday clash, The Saints...

Bragging rights on offer ahead of crucial varsity basketball tie

Tensions are high as Liverpool John Moores basketball team prepare to face University of Liverpool in a crucial varsity tie. Varsity weekend is the biggest of a sportspersons career while at a university in Liverpool. LJMU's basketball club captain Massimiliano Paolini...