Southern Gazette sport preview: Demons face Lions team on a roll, double double header for Perth Redbacks

Former Perth Wildcat champion Shawn Redhage has been key to Perth Redbacks fortunes. Picture: Michael Farnell/sportsimagery.com.au
Former Perth Wildcat champion Shawn Redhage has been key to Perth Redbacks fortunes. Picture: Michael Farnell/sportsimagery.com.au

WAFL

PERTH faces a tough task against the ladder leading Subiaco Lions at Leederville Oval tomorrow.

Despite coming off a narrow seven-point loss to Swan Districts last weekend, Perth faces a Lions team, accounted for West Perth by 11 points in their last outing, who has won 12 straight.

The action starts with the colts at 9am before the reserves play at 11.30am and finally, the league teams take the field at 2.15pm.

SBL

PERTH Redbacks will be looking to put some wins back on the board when it hosts double headers at home tonight and Sunday.

The women’s SBL team snapped a seven-game losing streak last weekend and takes on Joondalup Wolves at 6.30pm tonight at Belmont Oasis.

Coming off two losses last weekend, the men’s SBL team will try to turn around their form when they take on the Wolves at 8.30pm.

The action continues at Belmont Oasis on Sunday when the Redbacks take on Stirling Senators with the women’s SBL game tipping off at 12pm before the men play at 2pm.

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