Leicester Riders WIN BBL Cup

Leicester Riders have won the British Basketball League Cup in dramatic fashion, beating Newcastle Eagles 72 - 69.

In a close-fought encounter, the Riders battled back from 49 - 60 at the start of the fourth quarter, to retain the trophy for the second year running.

Match report to follow...

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Leicester Riders in BBL Cup final

Leicester Riders take on Newcastle Eagles, in the final of the British Basketball League Cup, at Birmingham's NIA on Sunday.