Get your tickets for the latest Caledonia Gladiators fixtures as the BBL side face the Sheffield Sharks on Friday the 23rd of December – TICKETS – and the WBBL side take on the Oaklands Wolves on the 14th of January – TICKETS.
It has been an excellent weekend for the Gladiators as both the BBL and WBBL sides came away with well deserved victories. As a result of this, Jeremiah Bailey and David Sloan have both been named in this weeks all-star five!
Jeremiah Bailey – Caledonia Gladiators
Gladiators remained unbeaten at home with a sixth win on the bounce as Jeremiah Bailey led a first quarter blowout of Cheshire Phoenix at Emirates Arena on Friday night, leading to his fifth All-Star 5 appearance of the season and, amazingly, his fourth in a row. The dynamic American forward finished with a huge haul of 36 points, including 6-7 (85%) from the three-point line, with 11 rebounds and six assists, including 14 points in a first quarter where Gladiators scored 40 to lead by double-figures from the fourth minute and throughout.
David Sloan – Caledonia Gladiators
American guard David Sloan also had a double-double in Caledonia’s big win over Cheshire, leading to a first All-Star 5 showing for seven weeks. He scored 23 points on 10-12 (83%) interior scoring and handed out 10 assists, also grabbing five rebounds. Sloan had eight points and two assists in seven first quarter minutes as Gladiators led 27-11, and then added seven points and seven assists to keep the hosts in control over the third and fourth quarter break as Phoenix threatened a late comeback.
You can watch the highlights from the game below!