Cheshire Phoenix 72 – 78 Manchester Giants

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix suffered a heartbreaking overtime loss against the Manchester Giants in a thrilling North West Derby at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village. The two teams delighted the fans in attendance with a high-octane opening quarter as they went pretty much blow-for-blow, with the Nix slightly edging the visitors, 19-to-17 at the … Read more

Cheshire Phoenix 71 – 64 Sheffield Sharks

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix obtained an impressive road win against the Sheffield Sharks in the first game of the 2021/22 BBL season. Ben Thomas’ new-look side blitzed Atiba Lyons’ team in the opening couple of minutes, as they scored seven unanswered points through Michael Ochereobia and Josh McSwiggan. The Nix finished the opening quarter … Read more

Pre-Season fixture in Newcastle confirmed

We will be travelling up to Newcastle to take on Newcastle Knights University Basketball Club on Sunday 12th September, with tip-off scheduled for 3 p.m.  The Knights currently compete in the BUCS Premiership and NBL Division 1. We’re looking forward to getting a game under our belt following a great first week of pre-season.

Rent-A-Space and Hillyer McKeown join forces as principal sponsors of the Nix for the 2021/22 season

We are delighted to announce that our long standing partners — Hillyer McKeown & Rent-A-Space — have joined forces as principal sponsors of the club for the 2021/22 season. Hillyer McKeown Solicitors (HM), a leading Chester based law firm has been the Club’s principal sponsor since 2016 and has a growing reputation for shaking things up and Doing Law … Read more

Phoenix confirm 2021/22 roster

We are pleased to announce the final touches to the squad for the upcoming season. We are delighted to welcome back former Nix’ junior Robbie Graham. Robbie joined the pro team in mid January last season after the EABL league was cancelled due to Covid-19. Robbie will not only be part of the BBL team … Read more