Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix is a professional basketball club based at the 1,400 seater Cheshire Oaks Arena at Ellesmere Port Sports Village Members of the British Basketball League (BBL), the club was previously known as Cheshire Jets, Chester Jets and Ellesmere Port Jets and are currently coached by John Lavery.

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Kinu Rochford in action for French Pro-B side Le Portel last season

Cheshire Phoenix swoop for American forward Kinu Rochford

Brooklyn, New York native fills void left by Will Faiivae's non-arrival and could make his debut on Sunday against Glasgow Rocks

Jordan Williams hit 36 points in the win over Sheffield Sharks

Cheshire Phoenix claim triumph at Sheffield Sharks

Nix maintain 100% record on the road as Jordan Williams hits 36 points in 97-89 win at the EIS

Jordan Williams in action for Cheshire Phoenix

Jordan Williams wanting home successes for 'amazing' Cheshire Phoenix fans

American shooting guard hoping that the Nix fans can make the difference at the Cheshire Oaks Arena

Jordan Williams hit 24 points in the win over Bristol Flyers

Cheshire Phoenix get back to winning ways with victory at Bristol Flyers

Jordan Williams and David Aliu lead the way as the Nix register a 90-82 success on Saturday night

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu

Bristol Flyers v Cheshire Phoenix: Everything you need to know about Saturday's game

Head coach John Lavery's side aiming to get back to winning ways in the BBL

Wheelchair basketball player Anna Jackson, who was part of the 2000 Paralympics GB Wheelchair Basketball team, at the competition

Your Champions 2015: Wheelchair basketball hero is up for award

Anna Jackson nominated for sporting champion

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu

'Hurt' David Aliu apologises to Cheshire Phoenix fans following loss to Manchester Giants

Phoenix captain 'hurt' after club fail to win first-ever competitive game at their new Cheshire Oaks Arena home in front of a near sell-out crowd of 1,400

Cheshire Phoenix beaten by Manchester Giants in first competitive match at new arena

Bumper crowd of almost 1,400 turn out for Nix's BBL debut at the Cheshire Oaks Arena, an 87-75 loss to the Giants

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu hit 25 points against Leeds Force

Cheshire Phoenix open up BBL campaign with win at Leeds Force

David Aliu's 25 points leads the way for John Lavery's men in 82-68 win in Yorkshire

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Lavery

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Lavery aiming to end club's silverware drought

Without a trophy in a decade, the Nix get their BBL campaign up and running tomorrow before their curtain-raiser at their new Cheshire Oaks Arena home on Sunday

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Jordan Williams hit 35 points in the win over Templeogue

How fatherhood is fuelling the desire of Jordan Williams to succeed with Cheshire Phoenix

University of North Texas graduate on how becoming a father in college made him work even harder to be a success

Donatas Visockis, in action for Surrey United last season, has rejoined Cheshire Phoenix

Donatas Visockis says return to Cheshire Phoenix feels like a homecoming

Lithuanian centre signs short-term deal with club after US import Will Faiivae opts to remain in America due to 'personal reasons'

Cheshire Phoenix in the huddle against Templeogue

Cheshire Phoenix warm up for BBL season with huge triumph in first-ever game at their new home

Rob Jeffries reports on a 121-51 success for the new-look Nix over Irish Super League side Templeogue at the Cheshire Oaks Arena

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Akeem Ellis in action for Rio Grande Valley Vipers in the NBA D-League

Akeem Ellis aiming to make a big impression for his new Cheshire Phoenix 'family'

Former NBA D-League guard says he and his team-mates will be in the hunt for silverware in the BBL this season

Newcastle Eagles claimed a clean sweep last season

The British Basketball League preview: Part Two

From Manchester Giants to Worcester Wolves, Dave Powell completes his look at what could be in store for teams in the BBL this season.

A packed O2 Arena in London watched the BBL Play-Off final between Newcastle Eagles and London Lions back in May

The British Basketball League season preview: Part One

The Chronicle's Dave Powell gives the lowdown on the movers and shakers in British basketball's top flight for the coming season

Jordan Williams in action for North Texas University

Cheshire Phoenix sign North Texas University guard Jordan Williams to roster

Talented American guard out of NCAA Division One school becomes eighth new signing of the summer for the Nix

Akeem Ellis in action for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers

Former NBA D-League man Akeem Ellis signs for Cheshire Phoenix

Coppin State University graduate arrives following a successful season in Canada's NBL with Brampton A's

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Jeff Dirkin, out of Rollins College, Florida

Cheshire Phoenix new recruit Jeff Dirkin on returning to his roots

American big man from Chicago talks personal loss, his athletic family tree and conversational Japanese

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club have had their new kit sponsored by Jane Lewis Healthcare

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club boosted by sponsorship from Jane Lewis

Chester-based community club have had their kit sponsored by the healthcare specialists


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