Andrew Sullivan led the way as the Leicester Riders thrashed the Manchester Giants

Last Updated: 17/02/13 7:44am

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Andrew Sullivan: Led the way for Leicester.

Andrew Sullivan: Led the way for Leicester.

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Leicester Riders are two points clear at the top of the BBL Championship after coasting to an 84-59 victory over Manchester Giants.

The Riders had established a 10-point lead by the end of the first quarter and went on to dominate throughout, Andrew Sullivan leading the way with 25 points.

Plymouth Raiders lie third and they are now just four points behind Newcastle Eagles after a thrilling 91-89 victory over Surrey Heat.

Raiders were 12 points clear at the halfway stage but the Heat fought back and led 69-68 entering the final period.

However. the Raiders got back in front in the closing stages, Michael Ojo finishing as the top scorer on the night with 31 points.

Worcester Wolves beat London Lions 98-91 after double overtime, Stanley Ocitti scoring 21 points.

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