2017-18 BBL Fixtures released

Category: News
Author: RidersMedia
Date: 13th July, 2017

The Leicester Riders see a return to Saturday and Friday night games as the fixtures are released for the upcoming season.

The defending BBL Champions Leicester Riders will start the season with a trip to Manchester Giants on Friday 29th September.

They return home to host Bristol Flyers the following Friday (6th October) before heading down to Plymouth on Sunday 15th October. The Riders will take on last years’ title rivals Newcastle Eagles in the North-East on 15th December and 12th January ahead of welcoming them to the Leicester Arena on the 16th February.

Riders’ last home game of the season is on the 28th April against Surrey Scorchers and close the 2017/18 league campaign away at Leeds Force.

It’s a special season for the Leicester Riders as we celebrate 50 years – 1967-2017 so be sure to watch out for special events throughout the year.

Before the regular season starts the Riders will take aim at silverware once again as the season kicks off at the O2 Arena on September 24th with the All-Stars Basketball Championship.

Full fixtures lists are available by CLICKING HERE.

Be sure to check out the schedule and watch out on social media at @RidersBBall for regular game tickets going on sale soon! Season tickets are also still available, call +44(0)116 255 8635 for more information or email us at

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