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Plymouth Raiders 94 Leeds Force 80: More away day blues for beaten Leeds

LEEDS FORCE continued their winless away start to the 2017-18 British Basketball League season, suffering a 94-80 defeat against Plymouth Raiders.

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CONFIDENT: Leeds Force head coach, Danny Nelson.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Plymouth Raiders v Leeds Force: Ending road blues main aim for buoyant Force

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson sees tonight’s tough away BBL clash against Plymouth Raiders as a chance for his team to showcase their drastic improvements since slumping to defeat against the Devonshire side a month ago.

Leeds Force's Eric Curth

Samuel Toluwase Column: Another defeat – but Leeds Force are improving

A loss is never a positive step for us, but considering the ground we’ve covered in the last six weeks, I’d say the Cheshire defeat was another move in the right direction for Leeds Force.

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Tavarion Nix slams one in for the Force.

Leeds Force 83 Cheshire Phoenix 101: Third quarter proves costly for beaten Force

A TENACIOUS Leeds Force slipped to another loss in the new British Basketball League campaign, slumping to a 101-83 defeat against Cheshire Phoenix.

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On-court leader, Samuel Toluwase. PIC: Alex Daniels

BBL: Leadership team helping to turn the tide at Leeds Force insists coach Nelson

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson hopes his side can build on a first win of the season a week ago with victory against BBL Cup semi-finalists Cheshire Phoenix tonight.

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Contributions from across the floor helped Leeds Force claim their first win of the season. Eric Childress scored five points

Samuel Toluwase: Faith in one another helps Leeds Force over the line

It was a huge relief for everyone at Leeds Force to earn that first win last Friday night against Manchester Giants, and as I’ve said from the beginning, if we trust in ourselves we can compete against anybody.

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Samuel Toluwase.

Leeds Force 87 Manchester Giants 82: Force hang on to claim first win of season

Leeds Force stormed to a memorable first win of the British Basketball League season, edging the winless Manchester Giants 87-82 to snatch a priceless home victory.

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Danny Nelson

Leeds Force eyeing up priceless win over Giants

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson is hoping his team can battle adversity to claim a priceless first win of the British Basketball League season against the winless Manchester Giants tonight.

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Tavarion Nix in action for Leeds Force (Pictures: Alex Daniels)

Samuel Toluwase: Embracing leadership role in the Force family

Despite defeat last Friday night, the incredible final six minutes against Bristol Flyers showed just what Leeds Force are all about and the image we try to set.

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Tavarion Nix

Bennett’s super salvo give winless Leeds hope

A short-handed Leeds Force suffered a fifth-straight defeat to start the new British Basketball League campaign, losing out 111-88 to Bristol Flyers.

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Tre Bennett
. Picture: Alex Daniels.

Leeds Force: Head coach Nelson spies first victory on the horizon

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson hopes his side’s hard work over the two-week break will be rewarded with a first win of the new British Basketball League season against Bristol Flyers tonight.

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Recent Leeds Force action against Surrey Scorchers. PIC: Alex Daniels

British Basketball League: Leeds Force take a step back in a bid to make a giant leap forward

The week off has allowed us to take a step back, understand ourselves as individuals and re-evaluate our approach as a team moving forwards.

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Leeds Force coach Danny Nelson.

Leeds Force: Leeds can still be a force to be reckoned with – Nelson

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson believes that despite a troubled start to the new British Basketball League campaign, Force can still compete if they stick together despite a turbulent opening to the season.

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Tavarion Nix of Leeds Force goes to the basket against Surrey Scorchers (Picture: Alex Daniels)

Samuel Toluwase: Leeds Force have got to aspire to the standards set by likes of London Lions

Our loss in the capital against the Lions was very tough, but we can and will learn from our mistakes.

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Michel-Ofik Nzege made early in-roads.

London Lions 103 Leeds Force 54: Struggling Force crash out of cup at first hurdle

Leeds Force crashed out of the BBL Cup at the first hurdle, suffering a resounding 103-54 defeat away to London Lions in the capital, writes SEB GIGNER.

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Force lose again despite Taylor efforts

A spirited Leeds Force slipped to a fourth consecutive British Basketball League defeat, slumping to a 86-79 loss against Surrey Scorchers, writes SEB GIGNER.

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Danny Nelson.

Leeds Force’s roster enhanced by ‘exciting playmaker’

Leeds Force head coach Danny Nelson is hoping tonight’s crucial home clash against Surrey Scorchers (7.30pm) will showcase his side’s improvements, as Force ramp up their search for a vital first win of the new British Basketball League campaign.

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Sheffield Sharks player Mike Tuck lining one up on the basket. Picture: Chris Etchells

Samuel Toluwase - Feel The Force: Confidence growing as we show progress

After how we played at times against two tough opponents on the road last week, I’m excited.

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Tavarion Nix

Plymouth 98 Leeds Force 78: Elementary for Watson as Force come up short on south coast

Leeds Force continued their winless start to the new British Basketball League campaign, suffering a 98-78 defeat to the Plymouth Raiders.

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Sharks player Zach Gachette scores against Force.

Force fall to derby defeat after a bright start

Leeds Force continued their slow start to the British Basketball League season, suffering a 98-71 defeat against Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Sharks.

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