Gladiators’ guards, Kyle Johnson and Patrick Whelan have been selected for the GB senior men squad for t)2 upcoming EuroBasket Qualifiers against the Netherlands and Czech Republic later this month.

The current pool of 24 players will be reduced to 14 who will be invited to the training squad in Newcastle, before a final 12 will compete in the two fixtures.

Catch the duo in action this Thursday as the side take on Surrey Scorchers in British Basketball League action. Get your tickets HERE!