October 5th, 2015Thousands of international Rugby fans descended on Leicester on Sunday to witness the first of the three Rugby World Cup games to be played in the city.
Argentina played Tonga at the King Power Stadium in front of a crowd of nearly 30,000.
With consistent scoring and perfectly timed manoeuvres,...By October 5th, 20150 comments
April 9th, 2015A big win against the Plymouth Raiders yesterday in Loughborough sees the Leicester Riders guarantee a top three finish in the BBL championship. It was the third game in a row that the Riders have scored over 100 points and the 11th league win in a row.
The 109 - 75 win for the Riders was, Rob Paternostro's...By April 9th, 20150 comments
June 16th, 2014
As part of Xperia Access, your exclusive window into the world of Sony, one lucky winner and a friend will be in with a chance to see Kasabian perform live at Victoria Park in Leicester on 21st June.
Coinciding with the band’s tenth anniversary, Kasabian’s homecoming gig will stay true to their latest album, 48:13, and see...By June 16th, 20140 comments
April 28th, 2014
The Leicester Riders are through to the BBL Championship semi-finals after securing a victory in their quarter final match against Cheshire Phoenix. The game was cut short 7 minutes and 32 seconds from the end due to Cheshire forward Victor Moses falling victim to a broken ankle that was so serious the players and crowd...By April 28th, 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
December 2nd, 2013
This weekend saw the Leicester Riders achieve another victory, by beating the Manchester Giants 89 - 87 at home at the John Sandford Sports Centre.
Both teams were neck and neck with just 1.7 seconds to go until Drew Sulivan scored a running shot to win the game.
Riders head coach Rob...By December 2nd, 20130 comments
November 5th, 2013
Defending BBL champions Leicester Riders beat the Worcester Wolves on Saturday 74 - 62 at the John Sandford Centre putting them through to the BBL Cup semi-finals....By November 5th, 20130 comments
April 26th, 2013
This Sunday see's the Leicester Riders heading on down to Wembley to face last years winners the Newcastle Eagles. Pukaar News caught up with the Riders as they prepare for the big game....By April 26th, 20130 comments
April 8th, 2013
Leicester Riders finished off their winning season by beating the Newcastle Eagles 86 - 75 on Sunday. The win means that the Leicester Riders finished the BBL Championship season unbeaten at home. Riders finish the season with 60 points, 10 clear of the second place Newcastle Eagles....By April 8th, 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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March 5th, 2013
Leicester Riders are through to the BBL Trophy Final next Saturday despite losing to the Worcester Wolves. The game at home at the John Sandford Sports Centre was the 2nd leg game against the side and although they lost 66 - 68 they won on overall points after beating them the previous night in Worcseter 73 - 82....By March 5th, 20130 comments
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