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Posted Tuesday, February 11th 2020

ITEC Preview: Solent Kestrels - BBL Trophy Semi-Final

Bristol Flyers face Solent Kestrels in a two-legged affair for a place in the BBL Trophy final.

The scores from both games will be added together, with the winner on aggregate advancing to the showpiece final on Sunday, March 15th at the Emirates Arena.

Everything you need to know ahead of the two semi-final games this week can be found below.


GAME DETAILS

  • Date(s): Wednesday, February 12th (7.30pm) and Sunday, February 16th (5.15pm)
  • Competition: BBL Trophy Semi-Final
  • Where: Solent Sports Complex and the SGS College Arena
  • Watch LIVE: Tune in for FREE via the official YouTube channel of the BBL

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SOLENT KESTRELS

The Kestrels are flying high at the top of NBL Division One, with a perfect 16-0 record in the league, having recently lifted their first ever National Cup title.

Solent have already made history this season by becoming the first-ever team from the second tier to make a BBL Trophy semi-final and have bolstered their squad ahead of Wednesday's first leg with the addition of former BBL play-off final MVP Trayvonn Wright, who is set to make his Kestrels debut.


LAST TIME OUT

A game-high 19 points from Marcus Delpeche helped Bristol Flyers to a 85-56 pre-season victory against Solent Kestrels ahead of the 2018/19 season.

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ONE TO WATCH

Picture by Kyle Hemsley

Brendan Okoronkwo - After joining the Kestrels over the summer from Division One rivals Worthing Thunder, Okoronkwo took home MVP honours in their recent National Cup Final victory, finishing with 16 points, five rebounds, five assists and four steals.


WATCH LIVE

Both legs of the BBL Trophy semi-final against Solent Kestrels will be available to watch LIVE and on demand for FREE via the official YouTube channel of the BBL.

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