16 January, 2023

GB Round-up: 14th/15th January 2023

GB athletes returned to the courts in Spain following the festive break and camps for both the Men’s and Women’s squads.

In Spain, the BSR returned following the festive break. Amiab Albacete (Harry Brown, Ben Fox, Lee Manning, Charlotte Moore, Phil Pratt) maintain their 11/0 winning streak, defeating visitors Bidaideak Bilbao (James MacSorley) 73:59. For Amiab Albacete, Harry Brown had 3 points. Ben Fox had 1 point, 2 assists and 2 rebounds. Lee Manning had 22 points, 1 assist and 10 rebounds. Phil Pratt was team leader on assists with 12 assists, and had 14 points and 9 rebounds. For Bidaideak Bilbao, James MacSorley had 2 points.

CD Ilunion (Gregg Warburton, Terry Bywater) had a 112:60 victory at home against Iberconsa Amfiv. Gregg Warburton was game leader on assists with 11 assists and had 18 points and 3 rebounds. Terry Bywater was joint team leader on points with 19 points and had 6 assists and 4 rebounds.

Amivel Reyes Gutierrez (Abdi Jama, Kyle Marsh, Lewis Edwards, Peter Cusack) won 59:56 against visitors Mideba Extremadura. Abdi Jama had 8 points and 2 assists. Kyle Marsh was game leader on assists with 14 assists, and had 16 points and 7 rebounds. Peter Cusack had 3 points, 1 assist and 6 rebounds.

In Germany, RSV Lahn-Dill (Gaz Choudhry, Simon Brown) build on their 12/0 winning streak with a 73:81 victory over home team Doneck Dolphins Trier. Gaz Choudhry had 2 points, 3 rebounds and 1 assist. Simon Brown had 3 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Elsewhere, Rhine River Rhinos (Jim Palmer) had a 68:79 victory on the road against BBC Münsterland. Jim Palmer had 14 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists.

At home in the BWB National League Premier Division, Sheffield Steelers (Tyler Baines, Maddie Thompson) won 43:88 over hosts Glasgow Rollin’ Rocks. Maddie Thompson had 12 points. Tyler Baines had 27 points.

Spanish League: http://bsr.feddf.es/

German League: https://www.basketball-bund.net/index.jsp?Action=100&Verband=40

BWB National League: https://britishwheelchairbasketball.co.uk/competition/national-league/

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