Monthly Archives: September 2012

Results 28/9/12 – Ryder Cup begins with a whimper

Another Olympian slinked back into action yesterday as Great Britain’s Paul Drinkhall returned to the table tennis.. table. Unfortunately, his exciting run at the Games wasn’t repeated in Liverpool’s World Cup event, as he succumbed to two heavy losses in … Continue reading

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Results 27/9/12 – England’s Stephen Lee wins an Asian PTC event

Some sports baffle me. As the headline reveals, Stephen Lee, the only British semi-finalist in the Asian Players Tour Championship Event 2, won the final yesterday against Ding Junhui (in cracking style) to grab the trophy not many people outside … Continue reading

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Results 26/9/12: England’s netball team put the ‘Sunshine Girls’ to bed

I called it. Ask and I shall receive. The England netball team fulfilled my request and won the series against Jamaica (known as the ‘Sunshine Girls’, if I lost you with the headline), with only 4 points in it. Sadly, … Continue reading

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Results 25/9/12 – Chelsea crush Wolves in the Capital One Cup

Alas, after spoiling you for two days with photos of grinning champions holding their trophies aloft, I have nothing for you today. Not because British competitors have come up short – it’s simply because no competitions that we appeared in … Continue reading

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Results 24/9/12: Nick Matthew beats James Willstrop in all-English squash final

The post-weekend lull in sport has been tempered this week with a championship win in squash. Unfortunately, the combined Irish team crashed out of the World Twenty20 without a win and England’s netball team were defeated by the “Sunshine Girls”, … Continue reading

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Results 23/9/12 – John Higgins wins the Shanghai Masters

As usual on a Sunday, several competitions came to a close with mixed fortunes for United Kingdom entrants. On the downside, cycling’s prestigious rainbow jersey passed to a Belgian, our best hope in an F1 car failed to finish at … Continue reading

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Results 22/9/12 – Lewis Hamilton takes Singapore pole

Saturday’s Top Performers * Lewis Hamilton – grabbed pole position, aiding his bid to chase the championship lead * Ricky Burns – retained his world lightweight title against Kevin Mitchell * Surrey Heat – completely destroyed Mersey Tigers 106-45 in … Continue reading

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