Cheshire Phoenix 85 – 78 Sheffield Sharks

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix secured their second seven-point victory over the Sheffield Sharks in the BBL Cup Group Stage. The win marked Cheshire’s seventh consecutive triumph (all competitions) over their long-standing rivals and improved their record to 3-2 after five games in the ‘North’ group of the Cup, while the Sharks dropped to 2-3. … Read more

Cheshire Phoenix 74 – 94 Newcastle Eagles

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix succumbed to a 20-point defeat against the resurgent Newcastle Eagles at the Vertu Motors Arena. The Eagles claimed their first win of the season after a dominant performance against a Nix side missing their star point-guard, Teddy Okereafor. Ben Thomas’ men actually started off pretty well as they got themselves … Read more

Cheshire Phoenix 84 – 77 Glasgow Rocks

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix recorded their second win in the BBL Cup Group Stage (North) against the Glasgow Rocks despite missing Head Coach Ben Thomas.  Cheshire’s head coach was ruled out prior to tip-off because of food poisoning, meaning that assistant coach Danny Byrne had to step in with Mike Burton acting as his … Read more

Cheshire Phoenix vs Glasgow Rocks – Preview

by Vlad Ionasc The Nix will look to bounce back from their Derby Day defeat when they’ll take on the in-form Glasgow Rocks at the EPSV later today. Phoenix head coach Ben Thomas will miss the game due to food poisoning. Cheshire defeated Glasgow twice at the Mike Burton Pre-Season Invitational, however the Scottish side … Read more

Radwan Bakkali joins Nix on short-term deal

Cheshire Phoenix are pleased to announce the signing of Radwan Bakkali on a short-term deal. The 6’9 British center played in the NCAA D1 at Jacksonville during his junior year of college. Bakkali then suited up for ETB Wohnbau (Germany) and Ostuni (Italy). Bakkali was originally brought in as cover for Noah Dickerson at the … Read more