Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Team GB Are Right at Home

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Team GB Are Right at Home

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MANCHESTER'S new National Performance Centre will host a more competitive match when Great Britain's women go head-to-head with Montenegro tonight.

GB christened the new multi-million pound venue on Saturday by crushing Albania 122-36.

With Montenegro just six places below the Brits in the FIBA world rankings - they are 23rd and 29th respectively - the crowd should see an even fight at the slick new facility.

GB point guard Georgia Jones is looking forward to another outing at the venue. She said following the rout of Albania: "It's always good to win at home but it's a different story on Wednesday so we need to be prepared for that one and be ready.

"It's a short period of time that we are together but it's going well and this game will only gave us confidence to grow as a team. …

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