Manchester Giants vs Sheffield Sharks

BBL Championship 10th April 2016 - 6:00 pm
Trafford Sportsdome

Report

The Giants fell to a frustrating defeat against the Sharks despite pushing the Sheffield outfit all the way.

The Sharks took the first period 25-20 and were up 47-39 at half-time.

But the Giants hit back in the third to give a good account of themselves.

And they closed the deficit to just two points early in the fourth and battled hard to take it further – but the Sharks pulled away again to seal the win.

Ingus Bankevics hit 19 in a gritty display and Flo Larkai battled the Sharks’ big men for 14 points.

Details

Date Time League Season Full Time
10th April 2016 6:00 pm BBL Championship 2015-16 40'

Venue

Trafford Sportsdome
5 Trafford Way, Stretford, Manchester M17 8DD, UK

Results

TeamTOutcome
Manchester Giants69Loss
Sheffield Sharks82Win