Basketball

Basketball

Helen Naylor is first player to score 1,000 points in Women’s British Basketball League as Sheffield Hatters bounce back

Sheffield Hatters star Helen Naylor made history yesterday by becoming the first player to score 1,000 points in the Women’s British Basketball League.

Sheffield Hatters
Mike Tuck

DBL Sharks Sheffield: Opportunity knocks in December insists skipper Tuck

DBL Sharks Sheffield captain Mike Tuck is looking forward to what could be a pivotal few weeks for the BBL side.

Sheffield Sharks
Mike Tuck

Tuck’s call as Sharks come back from break

DBL Sharks Sheffield captain Mike Tuck has emphasised the importance of a fast start when they the side return to British Basketball League Championship action this weekend following a two-week break.

Sheffield Sharks
Atiba Lyons

Sheffield Sharks takes positives from defeat for Newcastle test

The DBL Sharks Sheffield go into tonight’s road encounter with ESH Group Eagles Newcastle in good spirits despite last weekend’s loss to Leicester Riders, says head coach Atiba Lyons.

Sheffield Sharks
Sheffield Sharks aim to turn tables on Leicester Riders

Sheffield Sharks aim to turn tables on Leicester Riders

DBL Sheffield Sharks plan to build on their excellent run of form tonight.

Sheffield Sharks
.

Sheffield basketball sponsors ‘show some love’ for shirt appeal

Leading Sheffield firms have added their support to a t-shirt appeal launched by professional basketball side DBL Sharks Sheffield to raise funds and awareness for those affected by recent natural disasters in the USA.

News
Sheffield Sharks' Colin Sing looks for a pass against Newcastle Eagles.

Sheffield Sharks home in on Cup final place

DBL Sharks Sheffield will face Worcester Wolves after the draw was made for the 2018 BBL Cup Semi-Finals.

Sheffield Sharks
Mike Tuck

Six-hit Sheffield through to last eight: Sharks 93 Surrey 64

DBL Sharks Sheffield extended their winning streak to six gamesand booked a place in the British Basketball League Cup quarter-finals with a comfortable 93-64 win over Surrey Scorchers at EIS Sheffield tonight.

Sheffield Sharks
Down but not out: Sheffield Hatters' Helen Naylor on the floor in the club's narrow win over old rivals Nottingham Wildcats. Photo: Chris Etchells

Unbeaten Sheffield Hatters celebrate great week

Two Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters stars are in the preliminary list of players from which the England Commonwealth Games roster will be chosen.

Sheffield Hatters
Atiba Lyons

Lyons tips better things from Sharks and Scorchers

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons expects an improvement from his Sharks side when they meet Surrey Scorchers for the second time this season tonight.

Sheffield Sharks
Sharks MVP Mike Tuck

Match report: DBL Sharks Sheffield 83 London Lions 73

DBL Sharks Sheffield breezed past London Lions at the EIS on Friday night as Atiba Lyons’ side moved level on points with early BBL Championship pace-setters ESH Group Eagles Newcastle.

Sheffield Sharks
Helen Naylor: 10 years with Hatters

There’s more to come from ‘deadly’ Sheffield Hatters says their GB star Helen Naylor as they face old rivals Nottingham Wildcats in crunch home match

Soaraway Sheffield Hatters face their match of the season to date tomorrow when they host old rivals Nottingham Wildcats.

Sheffield Hatters
Atiba Lyons

Sharks ready for Lions’ roar

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons expects another tough test when London Lions visit the EIS tonight.

Sheffield Sharks
Top scorer  Helen Naylor

Unbeaten Sheffield Hatters march on at top of Women’s British Basketball League

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters continued their unbeaten start to the season in fine form with a convincing 93-52 road victory over Durham Palatinates.

Sheffield Hatters
Sheffield Sharks are 'within reach' of a 4 million arena.

New £4m sports arena 'within reach' for Sheffield Sharks - but political support is 'needed for final push'

A focus on community work and an eye for an opportunity have brought Sheffield's premier men's basketball club to the brink of a new £4 million home.

Business
Sharks Coach Atiba Lyons

Sheffield Sharks: Lyons’ praise for resolve ahead of Bristol clash

Sharks head coach Atiba Lyons is looking forward to a test against Bristol Flyers at the EIS on Friday night – and has praised his side’s composure following the win over Plymouth Raiders last time out.

Sheffield Sharks
Dirk Williams was the Sharks' MVP in victory over Plymouth

Match report: DBL Sharks Sheffield 83 Plymouth Raiders 78

DBL Sharks Sheffield held off a late Plymouth Raiders surge to secure a crucial 83-78 British Basketball League Championship win at EIS Sheffield on Friday night.

Sheffield Sharks
Atiba Lyons

DBL Sharks Sheffield: Lyons expecting tough test as Plymouth Raiders hit town

DBL Sharks Sheffield will be looking to continue their winning streak when they face Plymouth Raiders at EIS on Friday night.

Sheffield Sharks
Jen Ashton: GB call for Hatters newcomer

Top recognition for high-flying Sheffield Hatters

After a trophy-less season in 2016-17 things are looking up for Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters.

GrassRoots
Atiba Lyons, Sharks coach

DBL Sharks Sheffield chief Atiba Lyons sees promise in display against Leeds

DBL Sharks Sheffield head coach Atiba Lyons felt his side showed glimpses of their potential in Friday’s win over Leeds Force at EIS Sheffield - but that there’s room for improvement for his growing side.

Sheffield Sharks
Load more