Basketball

Will basketball ever reach its American heights in the UK?

It was during a recent conversation that the idea for this article came to me. Sat with me in the Purple Radio lounge was Hugo Nichols, a fellow student and a one-time Wimbledon ball boy. Competing to be heard over the cheers of Station Manager Adrian Waddelove, who couldn’t contain his glee at Manchester United’s […]

Joshua Ward-Hibbert: An Incredible Talent or Another that was Let Go? 

A former Grand Slam Champion as a junior, Britain’s Joshua Ward-Hibbert is preparing to compete on a very different court, as he signs for British Basketball League outfit the Leicester Riders.  Now 22 years old, Ward-Hibbert looked set for a promising career with racket in hand when he won a Grand Slam junior doubles title […]