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Rob Marsden: Road win is a Giant step forward for Leeds Force

Well that was a mixed weekend wasn’t it? A tough night on Friday against the Worcester Wolves where we didn’t play at our best followed by a big win against the Manchester Giants on Sunday.

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Matt Newby

Sandoval the inspiration as Force rack up 100 points for first time this campaign

Leeds Force picked up their first win on the road and broke the 100-point barrier for the first time this season, as they beat the Manchester Giants, writes Arif Ahmed.

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Robert Marsden

Force crash despite efforts of Sandoval and Marsden

Leeds Force fell to another defeat this time at the hands of Worcester Wolves who in turn ended their four-game winless run as they came away 91-77 winners, writes Arif Ahmed.

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Rob Marsden

Double header will test Leeds Force’s top 8 credentials

Leeds Force face an early test of their play-off credentials this weekend when they face two sides blocking their path to the the BBL’s top eight.

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Jermaine Sanders scored 31 points in the loss to Newcastle Eagles (Picture: Kieron Nevison)

Rob Marsden: Failure to clip Newcastle Eagles’ wings hurts now but steels Leeds Force in the long run

Newcastle Eagles were on the ropes on Sunday.

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Jermaine Sanders scored 31 points as Leeds Force fell to Newcastle Eagles (Picture: Kieron Nevison)

Leeds Force 86 Newcastle Eagles 91: Jermaine Sanders effort not enough as Eagles soar in fourth quarter

Jermaine Sanders scored a huge 31 points for Leeds Force as they came as close as they ever have to toppling BBL heavyweights Newcastle Eagles last night.

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Guard Robert Sandoval ready to cut down rivals for Leeds Force

Guard Robert Sandoval ready to cut down rivals for Leeds Force

Robert Sandoval was chopping wood earlier this summer, contemplating the end of his basketball dream and the life of a lumberjack.

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Forces machine: Clayfell Harris is looking hungry  on and off the court  for Leeds Force. (Picture: Kieron Nevison)

Rob Marsden: Time off the court helps strengthen Leeds Force bond

It’s been a quite week for us without having a game last weekend. It has been strange not being out on the court, playing competitive basketball.

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Rob Marsden

Leeds Force: Disappointing result reinforces the play-to-the-buzzer doctrine

Arrggghhhhh that was disappointing. Level with the Glasgow Rocks with two minutes left to play, at home too and to go on to lose.

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Matt Newby

Force edged out after a home thriller with Rocks

It was heartbreak for Leeds Force as they fell to a late flurry of baskets to go down 71-65 at home to the Glasgow Rocks.

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Clayfell Harris.

Leeds Force eye up back-to-back wins after arresting slide

Leeds Force are back in action tonight as they welcome the Glasgow Rocks to the Carnegie Sports Arena.

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Clayfell Harris (Picture: Kieron Nevison)

Rob Marsden: Practice finally makes perfect as Leeds Force snap losing skid

We did it. Back to winning ways, and what a relief.

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Jermaine Sanders

Leeds Force 76 Surrey Scorchers 62: Scorchers get their fingers burned as red-hot Force return to form

Leeds Force returned to winning ways at the Carnegie Sports Arena with a 76-62 win against the Surrey Scorchers.

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Jack Isenbarger in action for Leeds Force against Leicester Riders

Return to home comforts gives Leeds Force the chance to arrest slide

Leeds Force are back in action tomorrow against the Surrey Scorchers as they play their third game in seven days.

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Jermaine Sanders

Rob Marsden: Leeds Force are ready to give the Lions a tough test down in the capital

It is game day and we are heading down to the capital to take on the London Lions, looking to end their unbeaten run.

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Rob Marsden

Leicester Riders 92 Leeds Force 60: Force go down fighting to restore pride against the champions

Leeds Force put in a strong display against the Leicester Riders as they took on last year’s league winners but went down 92-60.

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Matt Newby.

Force looking to turn the tables on Leicester

Leeds Force hit the road for the first time in the BBL as they travel to the Leicester Riders tomorrow looking to right the wrong of the last time the two sides met.

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Rob Marsden tries to make something happen against Leicester Riders. PIC: Kieron Nevison/Leeds Force

Rob Marsden: Hurting Leeds Force will not surrender again – that I can guarantee you

Well that was hard to take, the heaviest defeat of my career.

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Disraeli Lufadeju

Force are thrashed by rampant Leicester

LEeds Force were dealt a basketball lesson at the hands of the Leicester Riders as they lost 103-39 in front of their own fans.

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Jermaine Sanders.

Force are aiming to shoot down high-flying Riders

Leeds Force return to league action tonight when they take on high-flying Leicester Riders at the Carnegie Sports Arena.

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