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Basketball Success At The Commonwealth Games 2018

EDM number 1312 in 2017-19, proposed by Alison Thewliss on 23/05/2018.
Categorised under the topic of Sports.

That this House notes that the Scottish Men's basketball team at the 2018 Commonwealth Games hosted by Gold Coast achieved a 4th place finish, having topped their group; understands that of the 12 players in the Scotland squad, seven of them played for Glasgow Rocks domestically, with an eighth player in the England squad; believes that the Scotland basketball team's journey to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games demonstrates true grit and determination to succeed despite strong competition from England, Cameroon and India; congratulates Glasgow Rocks players Kieron Achara, Jonny Bunyan, Bantu Burroughs, Chris Cleary, Ali Fraser, Kyle Jimenez and Gareth Murray on their efforts; and looks forward to the continued success of the players, team and sport in future.

This motion has been signed by a total of 8 MPs.

Alison Thewliss23/05/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartyProposed
Jim Shannon24/05/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
Stewart McDonald24/05/2018Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySeconded
Patrick Grady24/05/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySeconded
Alan Brown12/06/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySeconded
Drew Hendry12/06/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySeconded
Hannah Bardell13/06/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Douglas Chapman14/06/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned

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