Cheshire Phoenix vs Sheffield Sharks – Preview

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix will return to regular season action against Atiba Lyons’ Sheffield Sharks later this evening. Ben Thomas’ men left Ponds Forge with a seven-point victory in the first game of the 2021/22 season, back in September. The Nix are currently on an eight-game winning streak (all competitions) over the Sharks, a … Read more

Cheshire Phoenix 123 – 64 Sony Centre Fury

by Vlad Ionasc Cheshire Phoenix progressed through to the Quarter-Finals of the BBL Trophy after trashing Scottish side Sony Centre Fury at the EPSV. Fury’s duo – Trey Whitley and Bantu Burroughs – combined for 42 of Fury’s 65 total points, however their efforts were not enough to prevent a heavy 59-point loss at the … Read more

BBL Trophy game to go ahead as planned

Our BBL Trophy First Round fixture against Scottish side Sony Centre Fury WILL GO AHEAD this Sunday, 9th January (5:30 p.m. tip-off).  The game was initially in doubt due to the floor being damaged following a roof leak at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village, however staff at the facility have been working around the clock … Read more

Josh McSwiggan departs

We have honoured Josh McSwiggan’s request to leave the club due to personal reasons. Josh was presented with an opportunity outside of basketball whilst recovering from COVID-19 over the Christmas break. The British forward, who is recently married, came to the conclusion that taking a step back from basketball would be the best decision for … Read more