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Sheffield Sharks hand new opportunity to Mike Tuck

DBL Sheffield Sharks have extended the contract of team captain Mike Tuck back for the 2017/18 season - and given him extra responsibilities.
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Sheffield Hatters' Georgia Gayle:  GB U20 captain

Georgia Gayle on her pride in leading GB U20s - and why Sheffield Hatters can bounce back

Fresh from leading GB Under-20s in matches in Hungary and Greece, and the European Championships in Israel, Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters’ young star Georgia Gayle talks to Grass Roots.

Editor Trevor Cook asked her to reflect on the GB experience - and look forward to the season with Hatters and her own future.

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Sheffield Sharks' head coach Atiba Lyons.

Sheffield Sharks new look could bring titles to the club

Personality and character will be the key to success for DBL Sheffield Sharks next season, says coach Atiba Lyons.

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Chris Alexander

American on point for Sheffield Sharks

DBL Sharks Sheffield have signed 6’3 American guard Chris Alexander.

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Zac Gachette. Photo: MPhotography Catherine Moore

Sheffield Sharks re-sign favourites Sing and Gachette

The DBL Sharks are thrilled to announce the return of club favourites Colin Sing and Zach Gachette to the roster for the 2017/18 season.

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Helen Naylor in action

GB star Helen Naylor out to help Sheffield Hatters return to past glories

Helen Naylor is ready to try and return Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters to past glories after putting pen to paper on a deal for 2017-18.

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Ryan Wilson

American giant will bring tenacity to Sheffield Sharks

DBL Sheffield Sharks have announced the signing of 6ft 5ins American forward Ryan Wilson.

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Basketball royalty comes to Sheffield!

Royalty signs for Sheffield Sharks!

DBL Sharks Sheffield  have signed their first 'non-national' signing of the season - a man called Edgar McKnight III!

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Robert Marsden

Sheffield Sharks snap up Leeds Force forward

The DBL Sharks Sheffield have signed Doncaster-born power forward Rob Marsden.

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Georgia Gayle in action for Great Britain

Basketball: Sheffield Hatters star Georgia Gayle to skipper GB U20s

Sheffield’s rising basketball star Georgia Gayle is to captain her country.

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Tony Wroblicky

Sheffield Sharks re-capture 6ft 10ins centre

Sheffield DBL Sharks have re-signed 6ft 10ins American/Lithuanian centre Tony Wroblicky.

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Atiba Lyons

Sheffield Sharks boss hopes for exciting but more stable season next year

Sheffield Sharks’ head coach Atiba Lyons will add new faces to his side as he bids to mark a decade in charge with silverware.

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Yorkshire team  (not in order) Grace Holmes, Isobelle Murphy, Marley Littler, Isabel Chatakondu (York Vikings), Favour Omos, Mia Batty, Daisy Cullen, Crystal Lisle (Rotherham Hawks).

Future looks rosy for Sheffield Hatters

Seven of the eight members of the Yorkshire side which finished third in the National Mini Basketball Championships recently will continue their development in the game with Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters’ U14s next season.

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VIDEO: Sheffield Sharks basketball player 'told to go back to own country' in Junction 32 retail outlet car park row

A professional basketball player says he was racially abused in the car park of a Yorkshire shopping centre and told to ‘go back to his own country’ after a vehicle hit his car.
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VIDEO: WWE superstars bounce in for special basketball game ahead of show at Sheffield Arena

WWE superstars swapped wrestling for basketball when they bounced into Sheffield for a slam-dunk time promoting the forthcoming Special Olympics GB national games coming to the city.
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Sheffield Sharks pipped in bid for play-off semi-final

Sheffield Sharks pipped in bid for play-off semi-final

A strong final quarter by the DBL Sharks Sheffield fell just short as they were beaten 86-84 on the road by Worcester Wolves to be knocked out of the 2016/17 British Basketball League play-off quarter finals 159-155 on aggregate.

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Tony Wroblicky scores for the Sharks against Worcester. Picture: Simon Hall

Report: DBL Sharks Sheffield 71 Worcester Wolves 73

DBL Sharks Sheffield will start the second leg of their BBL Play-Offs semi-final behind after falling to a late pair of free throws against Worcester Wolves.

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Sheffield Sharks' head coach Atiba Lyons

Sheffield Sharks boss pays tribute to his team ahead of Worcester Wolves game

DBL Sharks Sheffield coach Atiba Lyons has praised the way his side recovered from setbacks during their 2016/17 BBL season to head into the end-of-season play-offs in good form.

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Sheffield Sharks' Rashawn Rembert in action against Newcastle Eagles.

Basketball: Sheffield Sharks crash to defeat against Newcastle Eagles

The DBL Sharks Sheffield ended the 2016/17 British Basketball League season with a dramatic defeat to ESH Group Eagles Newcastle at EIS Sheffield on Sunday.

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