WBBL 16-17 Recap: Week 6, Saturday

Sevenoaks Suns and Leicester Riders have progressed to the WBBL Cup semi-finals after both recorded impressive wins on Saturday.

Suns upset Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters, beating them for the first time in seven WBBL meetings, as Catherine Carr and TaYani Clarke equally shared 40 points and Gabriele Nilitinaite scored 13 late on to secure a 76-59 victory.

Meanwhile, Riders were emphatic, with the highest winning margin in any game so far this season, as they beat Oaklands Wolves 91-50 at Leicester Arena, led by 17 points from Alex Smith as she hit five three-pointers.

WBBL Cup, Quarter-Final
Leicester Riders 91 (25,47,68) (Smith 17, Hayward 14, Winterburn 11)
Oaklands Wolves 40 (6,15,27) (Nelson 18, Nagy 6, Christie 4)

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters 59 (18,32,55) (Gandy 21, Winborne 17, Gayle 11)
Sevenoaks Suns 76 (15,40,59) (Carr 20, Clarke 20, Nilitinaite 18)

Source: WBBL
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