What’s On: Benecos BBL Playoff Quarter-Final

Category: News
Author: RidersMedia
Date: 30th April, 2019

The Leicester Riders face the Cheshire Phoenix in the Benecos BBL Playoff Quarter Final second leg this Sunday at the Morningside Arena.

The doors open at 12.00pm with the game tipping off at 4pm as the Riders look to reach the Benecos BBL Playoff Semi Finals next weekend. Be sure to get down to the Morningside Arena nice and early to catch the Riders Women’s WBBL Playoff Semi Final from 12:30.

Tickets are available – CLICK HERE.

Food and Drink

Food and Drink will be available from the near side of the Granby stand with a bar also located by the Victory stand. There will be a large variety of both food and drink options on with burgers, hotdogs and vegetarian options all available as well as alcoholic, hot and soft drinks for sale.

The Leicester Riders Supporters Club will be running their Tuck Shop, this will be located in its usual spot between Castle and Victory Stand.


From 12pm we have a Family Fun Day outside the arena hosted by our sponsors Premier Logistics. The Fun Day includes a bouncy castle, pick n mix and much more.

Once the doors are open there will be a 2000 T-shirt giveaway and 500 goodie bags for the first children into the arena.

At half time we have the pleasure of introducing former Riders player Eugene Waldron to the Hall of Fame as well as a presentation for Mike Capur Lord Lieutenant who has recently become a Patron of the Leicester Riders.

We will also have dances from out Leicester Riders Cheerleaders throughout the game as well as Dance Cam, Chuck a Duck and giveaway from camelback. Ducks can be purchased  for £1 from our table in between the Castle and Granby Stands.


The Merchandise stand will be located between the Castle and Granby stands and will be on sale throughout the evening selling a wide range of Riders products such as jerseys, T-shirts, caps and scarfs as well as much much more.

Join us upstairs after the game

Join us upstairs after the game in the Kevin Routledge Suite for a change to have a drink and mix with the Riders players and your Riders fellow fans.


Morningside Arena is well served by local transport links and an array of nearby parking options within walking distance. There are in excess of 3000 spaces available all within a 15 minute walk of the Arena. A parking attendant will be on hand on the night to direct you towards the nearest parking space.


The third edition of the Riders season guide will be sale for the second time for £3. If you didn’t purchase the other 2 editions you can purchase all 3 for just £5. Programmes will be sold in the corridor by the doors to enter the arena.


Tickets are still available CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets and support the Riders as they look to defend the Benecos BBL Playoff Title. Any ticket purchased is also Valid for the Riders Women’s WBBL Playoff Semi Final, Tip Off is at 12:30pm.

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