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HACKNEY JEDIS

HACKNEY JEDI’S INTRODUCTION

The Hackney Jedis are a community club originally founded by Perry Lawson, a former GB International and BBL champion, and currently coached and managed by Lawson, Richard Marson, Hee-Won Cho and Grant Ebanja. The club is built on founding principles of hard work, dedication and discipline – values that were instilled in Lawson by his former…

GINTARAS

About Gintaras BC

Gintaras are a CBL club with Lithuanian roots, based in East London.  Basketball is extremely popular in Lithuania and is regarded by many to be the number 1 sport in the country. A proud and talented nation, Lithuania has produced some of the best basketball players in the history of international basketball over the years,…

GAME REPORTSGINTARASNEWSunder 14s

GINTARAS POWER PAST WOLVES IN U14 PLAYOFF FINALS

The 2016/17 CBL U14 season will go down in history as the 'perfect season' for Gintaras.  The 'Pride Of Lithuania' completed an undefeated season by holding off a resilient Wandsworth Wolves team in the CBL U14 Playoff Championship Finals. Alonas Peciulis once again proved to be the class of the division with a MVP performance...
GAME REPORTSGAME REPORTSHACKNEY KINGSNEWSSOUTHWARK LEGENDSUnder 16s

ANDRE LEADS LEGENDS INTO U16 FINALS

‘Towering Inferno’ Eduardo Andre led the Southwark Legends firing into the CBL U16 Finals with a dominant display against the resilient Hackney Kings in the Eastern Conference Finals. Andre has been dominant all season long, stacking up 15.6ppg (22.3 TPGA) in ways teams have just not been able to stop.  His combination of length, mobility and…

GAME REPORTSGAME REPORTSGINTARASNEWSTOWER HAMLETS RAVENSunder 14s

GINTARAS TOP TOWER HAMLETS TO COMPLETE PERFECT REGULAR SEASON

Gintaras topped off an incredible regular season in the CBL U14 division by beating the Tower Hamlets Ravens to complete a ‘perfect’ 10-0 record and the undisputed number 1 seed as they head into the playoffs. Led by the dynamic duo of Alonas Peciulis (24 points) and Tadas Girnius (15 points), Gintaras were able to…

GAME REPORTSHACKNEY JEDISHARROW BLACKHAWKSNEWSunder 14s

HARROW USE THE FORCE IN OVERCOMING JEDI’S

David Owusu led West London’s Harrow Blackhawks to victory over East London’s Hackney Jedi’s in the CBL U14’s match up at JFS. Both teams have found the wins to be few are far between this season in the division, with Harrow the only one of the two hanging on to the slim hope of sneaking…

GAME REPORTSGAME REPORTSGINTARASLONDON PULSENEWSunder 14s

PECIULIS POWERS GINTARAS PAST PULSE

Gintaras maintained their perfect record in the U14 division and firmly established themselves as the team to beat in moving to 9-0 with a commanding win against the London Pulse. Both teams appeared evenly matched in the first quarter, although Gintaras’ irrepressible Alonas Peciulis continued to demonstrate why he is one of the leading candidates…

BROMLEY PYTHONSGAME REPORTSHACKNEY KINGSUnder 16s

KINGS OUTLAST PYTHONS IN TRIPLE-OVERTIME THRILLER

In one of the best U16 games of the season so far, the Hackney Kings pushed through THREE over-time periods to finally put the the Bromley Pythons to bed in a 40-30 CBL thriller. The game was close throughout with both teams giving as good as they got with Bromley’s Dan Davis leading the way…

GAME REPORTSGAME REPORTSHACKNEY JEDISK&C KNIGHTSNEWSunder 14s

K&C KNIGHTS TAKE DOWN HACKNEY JEDIS

The Kensington and Chelsea Knights continue to climb up the U14 Central Division standings with a well-earned victory against the short-handed Hackney Jedis by a score of 26-7. Despite the difference in margin and depth on the benches, both teams played hard and displayed great team work and defence in the first half, to keep one another at…

GAME REPORTSGAME REPORTSHARINGEY SIXERSNEWSTOWER HAMLETS RAVENSunder 18 girls

SIXERS WOMEN CLIP RAVENS AT THE BUZZER

The Haringey Sixers and Tower Hamlets Ravens played a game for the ages in the CBL U18 Women’s Division in a tightly contested match up that saw the Sixers edge out the Ravens by just 1 point, by a score of 11-10. The Tower Hamlets Ravens had a strong first half as Milicent Ayau and Cazzie Lee…