NOV 00] ENGLAND SENIOR MEN NEWS
Returns As England Faces Big Hurdle
live link to the Skydome will be returning tonight as England
take on Latvia in crunch showdown in the race to qualify for the
Basketball have hailed the link, which showed live pictures of
the action a huge success. Along with live commentary the
sport’s website had a large increase in the number of hits.
next game is taking place tonight at Coventry’s Skydome with
tip-off at 7.30pm, and people going to watch the match at the
arena are being urged to make as much noise as possible to
inspire England to victory.
beat the Slovak Republic 74 - 62 at the Skydome on Saturday
evening and face the Latvians who sit in second place in the
group, just one place above England but on the same points.
Executive of England Basketball, Simon Kirkland, said:
England game was successful both on and off the court. Thanks
to CWN we were able to provide coverage of the game for those
unable to attend.
England Basketball website, powered by Britsport.com is
developing at a tremendous rate and the live link was yet
another step in the right direction."
need people to get behind the team and show their support.
This is a crucial game for the Senior Men. Making it to Turkey
would be a great achievement for the team and their