Jo Leedham-Warner will play alongside Temi Fagbenle next season after signing with CCC Polkowice for the 2018-19 season.
The GB star has spent the past five seasons in France, at Bourges (2013-17) and ESBVA-LM last season, but will now link up with her international team-mate in Poland.
— CCC Polkowice (@CCC_Polkowice) June 13, 2018
Fagbenle re-signed with the club after earning the Finals MVP award in leading Polkowice to the playoffs championship in May.
The 25-year-old is currently playing in her second season in the WNBA at Minnesota Lynx having won the title in her rookie year.
Finals MVP 🏆
🔺 21 points, 8 rebounds
🔺 12 points (5-6 FG)
🔺 14 points, 10 rebounds@TemiFagbenle leads CCC Polkowice to the Championship title in Poland with a 3-0 series win in the Finals! 🇵🇱👏#BritishBasketball pic.twitter.com/5FKkPfOhUz
— Hoopsfix Women (@HoopsfixWomen) May 1, 2018
Meanwhile, Leedham-Warner moves on to a new adventure after averaging 9.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game at Villeneuve last season.
GB will be hoping the duo combine to help secure qualification to the 2019 Women’s EuroBasket with the decisive qualifying window in November.
CCC Polkowice also competed in EuroLeague Women last season and finished with a 3-11 record in the group stages.
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