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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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Report: Worcester Wolves 70 DBL Sharks Sheffield 83

Report: Worcester Wolves 70 DBL Sharks Sheffield 83

DBL Sharks Sheffield boosted their hopes of a top-four finish after ending the 12-game win streak of Worcester Wolves with a 70-83 road triumph.

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Sheffield Sharks get their teeth into Worcester Wolves

Sheffield Sharks get their teeth into Worcester Wolves

The DBL Sharks Sheffield face a tough final weekend of the season as they hope to end the British Basketball League Championship campaign strongly.

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Newcastle will be a big test for Sheffield Sharks, says captain  Mike Tuck. Photo: Chris Etchells

Sheffield Sharks in good shape and at full strength for play-offs, says Mike Tuck

The DBL Sharks Sheffield are back to full strength at the right time ahead of the end-of-season play-offs, according to captain Mike Tuck.

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DBL Sharks Sheffield 90 Bristol Flyers 71; Red-hot Riley lifts Sharks’ top three hopes

The DBL Sharks Sheffield enjoyed a great Good Friday with a 90-71 win over Bristol Flyers at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield.

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Coach Atiba Lyons

Sheffield Sharks seek end of season consistency

DBL Sharks Sheffield coach Atiba Lyons is looking to seal another season-head-to-head series when his side faces Bristol Flyers at the EIS on Friday night.

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Match report: Leicester Riders 80 DBL Sharks Sheffield 71

Match report: Leicester Riders 80 DBL Sharks Sheffield 71

DBL Sharks Sheffield put in a stubborn performance but ultimately fell just short as they were edged 80-71 by top-of-the-table Leicester Riders.

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Sharks Coach Atiba Lyons

Basketball: Lyons seeks response from wounded Sheffield Sharks

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons is looking for a reaction following their heavy defeat to Glasgow Rocks last weekend.

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Sheffield Sharks head coach Atiba Lyons said his side displayed arrogance and complacency against Glasgow Rocks

Basketball: Atiba Lyons slams ‘arrogant, lacklustre’ Sheffield Sharks after Glasgow defeat but says they’ll bounce back

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons was disappointed by a ‘lacklustre’ performance after his side went down 55-84 to Glasgow Rocks - but talked up his team’s ability to bounce back during 2016/17.

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Mike Tuck scored nine points for the Sharks in defeat to Glasgow

Match report: DBL Sharks Sheffield 55 Glasgow Rocks 84

DBL Sharks Sheffield fell to a disappointing 55-84 defeat to Glasgow Rocks at the EIS last night.

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Sheffield Hatters'  Yorkshire League team who finished their season on a winning note

Hatters legend Betty Codona relishes Sheffield basketball’s televised double header at EIS Basketball

Basketball legend Betty Codona has emphasised the boost to the sport the televising by the BBC of tonight’s double header at Sheffield’s English Instiute of Sport will bring.

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'We cannot underestimate our opponents,'  says Sharks'  Mike Tuck.   Photo: Chris Etchells

‘Huge game’ for DBL Sharks, Sheffield in televised double-header at EIS tonight as Sheffield Hatters kick-off the action

British Basketball League fans will get a taste of that Play-Off intensity when DBL Sharks Sheffield and Glasgow Rocks meet in front of the BBC Sport cameras tonight (7.30).

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DBL Sharks Sheffield:

DBL Sharks Sheffield:

Momentum and focus are both important to the DBL Sharks Sheffield this weekend as they travel south to face Surrey Scorchers, insists head coach Atiba Lyons.

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Sheffield Sharks and Hatters in EIS double header on BBC

Sheffield Sharks and Hatters in EIS double header on BBC

Sheffield’s two champion basketball clubs are to share a double header spectacular being streamed live by BBC TV.

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DBL Sharks Sheffield: ‘Heart’ helped us to Newcastle triumph says coach Lyons

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons said his side played with heart in their 95-84 win over ESH Group Eagles Newcastle.

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DBL Sharks Sheffield 95 Newcastle Eagles 84

DBL Sharks Sheffield 95 Newcastle Eagles 84

A blistering final quarter gave the DBL Sharks Sheffield a superb 95-84 win against ESH Group Eagles Newcastle, their first victory over the opposition since February 2014.

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Atiba Lyons

DBL Sharks Sheffield: There will be more upsets to come warns coach Lyons

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons feels that the unprecedented competitiveness of the current BBL season has led to several shock results.

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