GMCB calling for more respect for referees

  Friday, March 9, 2018

Greater Manchester Community Basketball will launch its inaugural 'Respect Referees Fortnight' on Monday, 12 March. We will be urging players, coaches, parents and spectators to create a positive environment for match officials when they take charge of games – Community and National League &n
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Mystics U14 end Hatters unbeaten run

  Monday, March 5, 2018

A very strong Sheffield Hatters came to the ABC on Sunday with a view to going through the 2017-18 Northern Conference programme unscathed. Their proud record became 'scathed' following a contest which was more thrilling than any Agatha Christie novel and was a wonderful advert for junior girls bask
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The Weekend Wrap Week 22

  Sunday, March 4, 2018

With the recent snow affecting large parts of the Country a total of eight games were postponed due to the weather, including Manchester Magic Senior Men travelling to face Worthing Thunder based on the Met office's advice not to travel. Up next the Magic is back-to-back home games with bottom of t
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Mystics' Allen and Bailey Make WBBL Stat Stars for February

  Thursday, March 1, 2018

Manchester Mystics' Dominique Allen and Rheanne Bailey make the WBBL Stat Stars list for the month of February. WBBL Stats Stars for FebruaryMystics' Dominique Allen (@dom_allen12) has been crashing the glass, grabbing 14 rebounds per game (3rd)
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Greater Manchester Community Basketball calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco’s bag fund

  Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Greater Manchester Community Basketball is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stor
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Mystics U14 beat the Junior Royals

  Monday, February 26, 2018

8 out of the 10 Mystics on duty for last Sunday's home game against Tameside Royals Juniors have at least 1 more year at U14 level. However, even they looked positively veteran compared to the aptly named opposition. For once, we actually out-heighted the other team and had a distinct
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The Weekend Wrap Week 21

  Sunday, February 25, 2018

An undermanned Manchester Magic run out of steam at Hemel Storm, suffering a 87-81 defeat, despite leading the contest for a vast amount of the contest. The Magic were led by Ryan Lewis's 29 points and 7 rebounds, with support from Donte Gittens (25 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals and a blo
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Mystics U14 beat high Fliers Hatfield

  Monday, February 19, 2018

Many a true Lancastrian would rather be stricken with a bout of influenza than be required to cross the border into the land of the Yorkies. Poor Charli Wroe and Lia Vourliotis had to endure both last Sunday. Lia was nearly better, Charli wasn't when we invaded Thrybergh to face a talented Hatfield
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The Weekend Wrap Week 20

  Sunday, February 18, 2018

Manchester Magic got back to winning ways with a 70-51 victory over Team Newcastle University at the Amaechi Basketball Centre on Saturday evening. The Magic set the tone from the tip playing intense defence, which included two early blocks by Richard Bell and Lee Goldsbrough. The game plan was cl
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