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England U18 Final Squad Revealed

July 22, 2014

The England Under-18 final 12 will fly to Turkey today as they begin the 2014 Division A European Championship on Thursday. The team, who have been injury ravaged over the past fortnight, open their European Championship campaign on Thursday evening with a game against Croatia before facing France on Friday and Lithuania on Saturday to […]

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Tweetcap: GB U20s End European Championships On a High

July 22, 2014

Great Britain’s under-20′s claimed an 11th place finish with victory over Slovenia in their final European Championship game in Crete. And some of the players and coaches took to Twitter to reflect on a successful tournament: Douglas Leichner, Head-Coach Massive win vs. Slovenia! Game filled w/ success and adversity. Men displayed amazing heart and will […]

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GB Fall to Latvia in Final Game of Doubleheader

July 20, 2014

Great Britain Senior Men fell to 0-2 in their preparation games with a 76-68 loss in the second game of their double header against Latvia this weekend in Worcester. After a tight opening two periods, Latvia took control in the second half, holding a 12 point lead with just over a minute remaining, but a […]

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GB U20s Defeat Slovenia to Claim 11th Place in Division A

July 20, 2014

The Great Britain secured an 11th place finish in their first year at the Division A European Championships, with a 85-82 win over Slovenia on Sunday morning in Crete. Luke Nelson came up big again, hitting a three with 45 seconds left to break a tie that would end up being the game winner. He […]

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Devon van Oostrum NASTY Cross & Dish – GB vs Latvia Top 5 Plays!

July 20, 2014

Look back at the top 5 highlights from GB’s opening prep game of the summer against Latvia, which they unfortunately lost 77-73. Devon van Oostrum, Kieron Achara, Myles Hesson, Dan Clark and Ashley Hamilton all make appearances.

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Great Britain Come Up Short vs Latvia

July 19, 2014

Great Britain Senior Men fell 77-73 in their opening preparation game of the summer at the University of Worcester Arena on Saturday afternoon in Worcester. It was Latvia who made the plays when it counted, hitting a big three and their free throws down the stretch to hold off a late GB charge. A questionable […]

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GB U20s Suffer Italian Defeat, Now Play for 11th

July 18, 2014

The Great Britain Under-20s were unable to get past Italy, losing 76-67 on Friday evening in Crete at the Division A European Championships. Head Coach Doug Leichner’s side will now play for 11th place on Sunday. His squad led at through three quarters but were let down in the fourth, being outscored 22-12 as Italy […]

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Opportunities Abound at GB Senior Men’s Training Camp

July 17, 2014

Every year, it seems, the first talking point of the Great Britain team is who didn’t make it to camp, and despite constant struggles with putting the potential squad’s “best” 12 on the floor, GB captain Drew Sullivan thinks the absences have actually made the programme stronger. “When you think about it, if we had […]

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GB Senior Squad Refuse to Play Victim to Funding Cuts

July 17, 2014

On the same day that the All-Party Parliamentary Group published their inquiry calling for a radical rethink in the funding of basketball in the UK, the GB Senior team that it is directly affecting are refusing to allow UK Sport’s complete withdrawal of funding earlier this year be the focus of their training camp that […]

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GB U20s vs Spain Highlights

July 17, 2014

Watch the highlights of the GB U20s’ tough loss to Spain at the Division A European Championships on Wednesday. After leading at half time, a second half collapse, in particular in the fourth quarter, saw them go down 76-59. If you missed the live stream, you can watch the full game here.