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6ft 9ins Shaheed Davis is DBL Sheffield Sharks’ first summer signing

The first of Sheffield Sharks new signings has been agreed in the shape of 6ft 9 forward Shaheed Davis.

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TJ Robinson. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sheffield Sharks delight as TJ Robinson re-signs

The DBL Sheffield Sharks have announceed the re-signing of fan favourite and chief of the back boards Antone Robinson for the 2016/17 season.

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Sheffield Sharks in the British Basketball League final in London 2016

Explosive curtain raiser: DBL Sharks Sheffield v Leicester Riders

The curtain raiser for the British Basketball League season sees Play Off winning DBL Sharks Sheffield take on reigning BBL Championship winners Leicester Riders.

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Sheffield Sharks' Mike Tuck scores against Manchester Giants. Picture: Andrew Roe

‘Interesting’ Cup ties for Play Off champions Sheffield Sharks

BBL Playoff winners DBL Sharks Sheffield face two potentially fascinating ties in next season’s domestic cup competitions after the first round draws.

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Hatters players Jess Southwell and Ashante Richards are second and third from the right in the England Under-15 Women's Basketball team at the airport before departing for Copenhagen for an international tournament from today (June 16) until Sunday.

Sheffield Hatters duo represent England Under-15s

City of Sheffield Sheffield Hatters Pair Jess Southwell and Ashante Richards are in the England Under-15 squad playing in a European tournament in Copenhagen, Denmark from today until Sunday.

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Revolution looms for city’s sport

Everything is about to change for Sheffield Sharks since a promised five figure investment by sponsors DBL Logistics.

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Earl Robinson (sales director DBL), Atiba Lyons (Sharks head coach), David Clarkson (managing director DBL).

New deal underwrites Sheffield Sharks’ future

Sheffield Sharks have cashed in on their Play off final victory by signing a new headline sponsorship deal.

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Sharks new name

New sponsor backs Sheffield's play off champions

Sheffield-based haulage firm DBL Logistics were unveiled today as the new main sponsor of the Sheffield Sharks basketball club

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Earl Robinson (sales director DBL), Atiba Lyons (Sharks head coach), David Clarkson (managing director DBL).

BBL play-off champs Sheffield Sharks set for change of name after sponsorship agreement

Newly-crowned British Basketball League play-off champions Sheffield Sharks are set for a change of name after agreeing a sponsorship agreement with a Sheffield firm.

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Mike Tuck

Nick Matthew column: Bank on the Sharks to build on their BBL PLay-Off Final triumph

Sheffield Sharks are a real family club.

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British Basketball League final in London 2016 Sheffield Sharks

Sheffield Sharks: a season finale to cherish

Sheffield Sharks players and fans are still reflecting on a sensational end to the season, following their splendid 84-77 victory over Leicester Riders at the O2 Arena in London.

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Captain Mike Tuck lifts the BBL Play-Off Final trophy. Pictures by Ville Vuorinen

BBL Play-Off Final: Sheffield 84 Leicester 77 - Super Sharks grab glory in London

Thirteen years of hurt were exorcised at the O2 as Sheffield Sharks came from behind in superb fashion to finally get their hands on the BBL Championships after an 84-77 play-off victory over Leicester Riders.

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Sheffield Sharks' Kyle Odister. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sheffield Sharks can upset form book and beat Leicester Riders

Sheffield Sharks guard Kyle Odister believes his side can complete their early season goal and beat Leicester Riders in the Play-Off title at The O2, on Sunday.

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Sheffield Sharks' Jerrold Brooks: in the BBL team of the year. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sharks geared up for play-off final in front of 16,000 fans at O2 Arena

It’s the big one for the Sheffield Sharks as they gun for BBL Playoff Final glory in front of the whole nation this weekend.

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Sheffield Sharks' Jerrold Brooks in action against Manchester Giants. Picture: Andrew Roe

Basketball: ‘Superhuman’ display is needed, says Sharks guard ahead of big O2 final

Sheffield Sharks’ leading light Jerrold Brooks reckons that the BBL Play Offs will be the toughest game yet between season champions Leicester Riders and the Sharks this weekend.

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Sheffield Sharks: We’ll cope in the O2 cauldron insists Lyons

Sheffield Sharks coach Atiba Lyons has backed his side to cope on the big stage in the BBL play-off final this weekend.

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Jerrold Brooks netted a trio of three-pointers in the vital third quarter. Picture: Andrew Roe

Sheffield Sharks march to BBL Championship play-off final

Sheffield Sharks last night advanced to next Sunday’s showpiece BBL Championship play-off final against Leicester Riders at the O2 Arena in London after winning the overall tie against Glasgow Rocks by six points, despite losing on the night 68-73.

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Jerrold Brooks was among the points again for Sheffield Sharks

Match report: Glasgow Rocks 80 Sheffield Sharks 91

Coach Atiba Lyons was left ruing his side’s failure to hold onto a big lead in their play-off semi-final first leg clash at Glasgow Rocks.

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Sheffield Sharks hope to close in on Final

Sheffield Sharks are in familiar territory this weekend as they once again compete in a BBL Championship semi final, their third in three years.

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Talisman Mike Tuck was dismissed against London Lions

Basketball: Sheffield Sharks hold off Lions to claim spot in semis

Sheffield Sharks survived a huge scare against London Lions as they took their place in the semi-final of the BBL play-offs.

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