May 2nd, 2014Leicester Riders played against the Newcastle Eagles on Sunday night in Loughborough, and came out on top with a 90-79 game in the first leg of their Play-Off semi-final. The lead came after a dominant spell over the third quarter break to inflict a first defeat in fourteen games on the team that they have met in the Play-Off final in...By May 2nd, 20140 comments
April 9th, 2014
Today around 200 young people traveled from across Leicestershire to De Montfort University to attend Teen Tech an event which aims to encourage young people to consider pursuing a career in the sciences. It comes after the Royal Academy of Engineering warned the UK that it needs around 1.25 million science, engineering,...By April 9th, 20140 comments
March 22nd, 2014
Last night at the John Sandford Centre saw the Leicester Riders take on the Manchester Giants, with the Riders winning 90 - 85.
The night also saw Riders captain Barry Lamble receive a special shirt from Riders legend Dave Harris for setting a new club record for BBL appearances after having played...By March 22nd, 20140 comments
March 2nd, 2014
The Leicester Riders saw in another win last night by beating Surrey United 74 - 55. Rashad Hassan lead the Riders with 27 points and 12 rebounds.
Leicester Riders Coach Rob Paternostro said "after getting in late last night we were a little leg weary, we really didn't shoot the ball to well, but I love the...By March 2nd, 20140 comments
January 11th, 2014
Leicester Riders are hoping to repeat the success of last years win at the BBL Cup Final. Sunday will see a repeat of last years final with the Leicester Riders taking the Newcastle Eagles....By January 11th, 20140 comments
January 7th, 2014
Leicester Riders played to a packed house on Saturday night at the John Sandford Centre as they took on the Sheffield Sharks. The double overtime game saw the Riders come out on top winning 75-69.
The teams were neck and neck at the end of regulation at 60-60 and 66-66 after the first extra period before...By January 7th, 20140 comments
April 29th, 2013
The Leicester Riders won the BBL Play-Off final on Sunday after beating the Newcastle Eagles 68 - 57 at the Wembley Arena. The win means that the Riders have now won the treble, winning the Cup and Championship earlier in the year....By April 29th, 20130 comments
April 15th, 2013
This weekend saw the Leicester Riders face the London Lions in a two legged BBl Play-Offs Quarter Final. The riders beat the Lions overall 143-129 on aggregate, winning both home and away games....By April 15th, 20130 comments
April 1st, 2013
Leicester Riders won their second piece of silverware this season on Saturday night becoming BBL Champions by beating Durham Wildcats 93-70 at home at the John Sandford Sports Centre.
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March 29th, 2013
Pukaar News caught up with Leicester Riders in an exclusive interview with head coach Rob Paternostro and team captain Barry Lamble as they talk about plans for tomorrows game against Durham Wildcats. If the Riders win tomorrow it will see them crowned as BBL Champions....By March 29th, 20130 comments
March 18th, 2013
The Leicester Riders took two victories over the weekend beating Surrey Heat 79 - 76 away on Saturday and beating Plymouth Raiders 78 - 66 at home at the John Sandford Sports Centre on Sunday.
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February 6th, 2013
The Jelson Homes DMU Leicester Riders beat the Mersey Tigers 84-54 at the John Sandford Sports Centre at the weekend. The Riders have now made it four league wins in a row and remain unbeaten at home all season.
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