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GB qualify for EuroBasket 2021 main draw with win over Kosovo

GB's men secured top spot in their qualifying groupGreat Britain qualified for the main draw for EuroBasket 2021 with a comprehensive 101-79 victory over Kosovo in Manchester.Myles Hesson and Luke Nelson led GB's scoring with 19 points...

EuroBasket Pre-qualifying: Great Britain aim to win group against Kosovo

Captain Myles Hesson has led Great Britain's scoring with 35 points from their two pre-qualifiers this summerGreat Britain v KosovoDate: Saturday, 17 August Venue: Belle Vue Sports Village Tip-off: 19:00 BST BBC Coverage: Watch live on Connected...

EuroBasket qualifying: GB aim to take control of group

Myles Hesson hit 13 points for GB as they ground out a 71-63 win in KosovoGreat Britain v Luxembourg (Manchester, Saturday)Live on BBC Sport website, app & connected TV: 18:50-22:00Great Britain's men will look to take control...

Great Britain beat Kosovo in EuroBasket Pre-Qualifiers

Gabe Olaseni top-scored for Great BritainGreat Britain opened their last-chance EuroBasket pre-qualifying campaign with a scrappy 71-63 win against Kosovo in Mitrovica.Gabe Olaseni hit 15 points for GB, Luke Nelson added 14 and Myles Hesson 13 in...

Nate Reinking: Former guard appointed Great Britain men’s head coach

Reinking in action for Team GB at the London 2012 Olympic GamesNate Reinking has been appointed as the new head coach of the Great Britain men's national basketball team.The 45-year-old is a former GB guard and assistant...

GB’s men and women’s EuroBasket 2021 qualifying opponents

Dan Clark (10) became Great Britain's top scorer of all time in September's Eurobasket finals game against RussiaGreat Britain men - EuroBasket 2021 pre-qualifyingGreat Britain's men beat Austria 78-75 in their EuroBasket 2021 pre-qualifier in Schwechat -...

Wheelchair basketball player Abdi Jama: I’m lucky to be alive

Abdi Jama was born in the self-declared republic of Somaliland but moved to the UK aged six.In England, he became paralysed after falling from a window aged 14. He feared his dreams of being a sportsman were over,...

Russell Westbrook joins Houston Rockets from Oklahoma City Thunder

Russell Westbrook became the first player in 51 years to score the '20-20-20' triple-double in AprilRussell Westbrook will leave behind "an immense legacy" at Oklahoma City Thunder after his move to Houston Rockets.The 30-year-old's trade to Houston was...

GB women lose Euro wheelchair final to Netherlands

It was Great Britain women's wheelchair basketball team's first-ever European Championship finalGreat Britain women's wheelchair basketball team were beaten 65-52 by hosts the Netherlands in the European Championship final in Rotterdam.The second-place finish marks an improvement for Britain,...

EuroBasket: GB women suffer 81-55 defeat by Serbia in bronze medal play-off match

Great Britain lost to France in the EuroBasket semi-finals on SaturdayGreat Britain's women missed out on a medal at EuroBasket as they lost 81-55 to hosts Serbia in the bronze medal play-off in Belgrade.Centre Temi Fagbenle returned to...

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Warrington Wolves have completed the signing of Matty Smith. TotalRL understands the halfback has joined the Wolves ahead of Friday’s transfer deadline. Smith has endured...

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