BBL 2015-16 Round Up: 18 March

There were yet more twists in the race for the BBL Championship title and the battle for BBL Play-Off positions.

Leicester Riders’ hopes of league glory are now in their own hands after they produced a fantastic fourth quarter to overcome leaders Esh Group Eagles Newcastle.

Bristol Flyers were the big winners further down the table as they beat Cheshire Phoenix while rivals Leeds Force suffered a heart-breaking defeat at the hands of Glasgow Rocks and Plymouth Raiders came up short against Worcester Wolves.

Results
Esh Group Eagles Newcastle 64 (23, 38, 51)(Defoe 18, Fletcher 15, Chapman 8)
Leicester Riders 80 (18, 30, 49)(Wright 22, Sullivan 15, Washington 11)

Glasgow Rocks 75 (22, 40, 56)(Hall 20, Grabau 14, Bunyan 13)
Leeds Force 74 (17, 37, 53)(Klassen 21, Bullard 14, Waller 13)

Bristol Flyers 86 (26, 41, 64)(Lee 25, McFarland 23, Streete 11)
Cheshire Phoenix 78 (23, 43, 56)(Ellis 20, Huffor 19, Rochford 17)

Worcester Wolves 77 (18, 37, 53)(Blackwell 17, Jordan 17, Losonsky 14)
Plymouth Raiders 70 (24, 34, 49)(Dixon 24, Sturt 13, Vigor 11)

Source: BBL
Image: P.Davies