Sassco.co.uk 15 Sassco Lightning 9.

Action from the game played at Birtley.

Action from the game played at Birtley.

Action from the game played at Birtley.A good opening practice game for Dusseldorf saw eleven players turn up with six of them going on the tour.

The team comprised of Kevin Cooper, Matthew Alldis, Matty Downs, Ed Cook and Paul McConville. The opponents, wearing the Sassco Lightning basketball shirts were Davinder Sangha, Rikki Lear, David Simpson, Mark Muers, Liam Allen and Adam Foster.

The Dusseldorf team came out on top and the scores were approximate. Next game due to take place in a few weeks time.