Leicester Riders will face Bakken Bears in First Round of Champions League Qualifiers

Category: News
Author: RidersMedia
Date: 11th July, 2018

Leicester Riders will face Bakken Bears in the opening round of the qualification rounds of of the Basketball Champions League.

The Riders will face Danish side Bakken Bears in the opening qualification round of the Basketball Champions League.

The Danish team are 16 time Champions in their domestic league and finish in the Semi-Final of the FIBA Europe Cup last season, a tough match up for the Leicester side.

The home leg of the match up will be on September 20th at the Morningside Arena followed by the Riders travelling to Denmark to face Bakken Bears on September 22nd.

Check out the full bracket for the Leicester Riders for the three rounds of the Basketball Champions League Qualifications.

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