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Gayle-storm gets Hatters off to flyer

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters recorded a 58-85 victory at league debutants Oaklands Wolves to get their WBBL Championship campaign off to a winning start.

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Sheffield Hatters girls who reached the England Under-15/16 squad, left to right:  Abbey Whitehouse, Jess Southwell, Ashante Richards  and Zoe  Kateregga

England squad calls for Sheffield Hatters quartet

It was final heartache for Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters in the Betty Codona Classic - but the disappointment was tempered by more international recognition for the club.

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Sheffield Hatters line up for the new season with Westfield Health executive Angela Bullivant, who is also seen below with coach Vanessa Ellis and chairman and founder Betty Codona. Our flahsback  picture is of Betty Codona with the first Hatters team of 55 years ago. Main photo: Dean Atkins

Westfield Health back Sheffield Hatters for sixth season

The most succesful women’s team in British sport history kicks off the new season tomorrow with the great news that their major sponsor is still right behind them.

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Hatters star Steph Gandy with founder and chairman  Betty Codona. Photo: Ian Anderson

Sheffield Hatters land top Euro duo as bid for survival goes on

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters have turned to Europe to fuel their bid for a second Womens Britsh Basketball Championship title after securing the services of Debora Rodriguez and Sara Lauria.

Sheffield Hatters WBBL Trophy winning squad, Jan 2016:  top row (left) Javier Romera, Helen Naylor, Georgia Gayle, Julie Page, Baendu Lowenthal, Naomi Campbell, Steph Gandy, Vanessa Ellis. 

Front row from left Sabra Wrice, Shauna Harrison, Ellis Clayton, Jo Lowry, Steph Ogden and Ana Santana Gonzalez.

Danny Hall: Multi-title winners Sheffield Hatters need our help to survive

They have helped put Sheffield on the basketball map since the early days of the 1960s, winning title after title to the point that they can legitimately claim to be the country’s most successful women’s sports club.

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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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Sheffield Gems basktball club win cup and league double

Sheffield Gems basktball club win cup and league double

Despite being badly hit by injuries Sheffield Gems have completed a great Leeds League and cup double.

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Sheffield Sharks 78 Bristol 70: Tuck milestone as Sharks get back on track

Sheffield Sharks made a late fourth quarter comeback to avoid losing five of their last six, beating Bristol Flyers 78-70 last night.

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Flashback: Hatters star Steph Gandy receives  the Betty Codona Classic Cup a year ago - from Betty Codona

Betty Codona: a true top Hatter

The year is 1961. The Beatles had just played at the Cavern Club for the first time, John F. Kennedy was the President of the United States and the young girls of Hatfield House Lane wanted a way to carry on playing basketball after they left school.

Helen Naylor in action for GB against Montenegro. Photo: FIBA/Mansoor Ahmed

Doncaster woman and Sheffield Hatters star Helen Naylor ‘buzzing’ after appearance in Great Britain Euro qualifier victory

Sheffield Hatters’ Helen Naylor featured in a thrilling comeback for Great Britain as they rekindled their hopes of qualifying for Eurobasket 2017.

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Fifteen-year-old Shauna Harrison with  Hatters star Steph Gandy and  the WBBL Trophy.

Shauna Harrison, 15, makes her mark in Sheffield Hatters’ triumph

A girl who promises to be a Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters’ stars of the future has spoken of her delight at being part of the club’s first trophy success of the season.

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Playoff-chasing Sheffield Hatters Under-18 pose for a selfie

Hatters slip behind in bid to retain title

All-conquering Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters are in danger of losing their crown.

Sheffield Hatters celebrate their WBBL Trophy title win after beating Barking Abbey Crusaders 79-45 on Sunday. Picture: Ville Vuorinen

Basketball: Sheffield Hatters retain WBBL Trophy title after beating Barking Abbey Crusaders

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters jumped out to a strong start as they retained their WBBL Trophy title with a 79-45 win over Barking Abbey Crusaders at the Barclaycard Arena.

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Hatters Trophy final star Helen Naylor

Glory day for Sheffield Hatters as Naylor leads way to Trophy triumph

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters retained the WBBL Trophy with an emphatic 79-45 win over Barking Abbey Crusaders at Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena.

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Helen Naylor of Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters

‘We have to be at our best in final’, says Sheffield Hatters star Helen Naylor

Helen Naylor helped the Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters extend their run of wins to six last weekend - and then roared: We can get even better yet.

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Baendu Lowenthal joined Hatters in the close season. Photo: Ian Anderson

Hatters star Baendu Lowenthal relishing her first WBBL Trophy final.

New Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters star Baendu Lowenthal is relishing her first Womens British Basketball League Trophy final with the club.

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