Manchester Giants will take on BBL rivals Cheshire Phoenix in a pre-season game on Friday September 14 at the Ellesmere Port Sports Village.

It will be a good test for Danny Byrne’s roster ahead of the new season, which gets underway with a trip to Sheffield Sharks on Friday September 21.

Tickets for the game at Cheshire’s home, available on the night, are £6 adults, £3 children.

It means the Giants pre-season schedule is as follows:

Sunday 2 September – Home – USA Select – 5pm – Buy Tickets

Friday 14 September – Away – Cheshire Phoenix – 7.30pm

Sunday 16 September – Home – Manchester Magic – 5pm – Buy Tickets

Tuesday 18 September – Away – Manchester Magic – 8pm

Season tickets for 2018/19 will include both home pre-season games and are still available via the online shop or by calling 0161 747 2485.