6 November, 2023

GB Round-up: 4th/5th November 2023

In Spain, a Friday night clash saw the top two teams in the BSR meet in Madrid as Amiab Albacete (Harry Brown, Simon Brown, Ben Fox, Lee Manning, Charlotte Moore, Phil Pratt) claimed the win 62:83 against hosts CD Ilunion (Gregg Warburton, Terry Bywater). For Amiab Albacete, Harry Brown had 1 point and 1 rebound. Simon Brown had 6 points and 1 assist. Ben Fox had 8 points, 5 rebounds and 2 assists. Lee Manning had 1 point. Phil Pratt had 8 points, 8 rebounds and 13 assists. For CD Ilunion, Gregg Warburton had 2 points, 2 rebounds and 6 assists. Terry Bywater had 19 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists.

UCAM Murcia (Lee Fryer, Peter Cusack) maintain their winning streak with a 59:78 victory over Mideba Extremadura. Lee Fryer had 24 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists. Peter Cusack had 6 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists.

Amivel Reyes Gutierrez (Abdi Jama, Kyle Marsh) delivered a comprehensive 75:49 result against visitors IMF Getafe. Abdi Jama had 10 points and 1 rebound. Kyle Marsh had 15 points, 5 rebounds and 11 assists.

Bidaideak Bilbao (James MacSorley) won 82:52 at home versus Menarini Joventut. James MacSorley had 8 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist.

In a tight game, Iberconsa Amfiv (Lewis Edwards) narrowly took the win 76:73 over Servigest Burgos (Helen Freeman). For Iberconsa Amfiv, Lewis Edwards had 9 points, 14 rebounds and 7 assists. For Servigest Burgos, Helen Freeman had 1 assist.

In Germany, Rhine River Rhinos (Jim Palmer) were defeated 64:55 by Thuringia Bulls. Jim Palmer had 2 rebounds.

At home in the BWB National League Premier Division, Jaguars took the win 76:68 over Manchester Revolution (Martin Edwards, Tyler Baines). Martin Edwards had 41 points, 12 rebounds and 2 assists. Tyler Baines had 11 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists.

Elsewhere, the players selected to represent GB in the Kitakyushu Champions Cup, a Men’s U30s competition in Japan, have been announced. Find out more: https://britishwheelchairbasketball.co.uk/2023/11/squad-announcement-for-kitakyushu-champions-cup-2023/

Spanish League: http://bsr.feddf.es/

German League: https://rollstuhlbasketball.de/

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

Italian League: https://www.federipic.it/

University of Alabama (USA): https://bamaadapted.com/sports/wbball?path=wbball

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