Monthly Archives: January 2013

Robbie Grabarz is a real star, not a reality TV turkey

Just because you went to an Olympic Games in your own country doesn’t mean you should turn your back on the sport that got you there and embark on a career of celebrity and excess. Just ask Robbie Grabarz, Britain’s … Continue reading

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Results 30/1/2013 – All of snooker’s top seeds progress in the German Masters

In a misguided attempt to keep providing you with everyone’s sporting achievements, I’m attempting to keep updating these results pages with yesterday’s news. It’s a hard slog trawling through every sport’s tournaments before writing about them, but it’s worth keeping … Continue reading

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Could you be Britain’s next baseball star?

As the pace quickens to sign new star players in the Barclays Premier League transfer window, with just over a day to go, have a thought for the way sports of lesser riches have to fill up their rosters. The … Continue reading

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Results: Nick Dempsey leads the windsurfing class in Miami

Olympic silver medallist Nick Dempsey currently leads after one day of the Miami Sailing World Cup event. The windsurfer, riding the RS:X class, finished second in the first race but can now discard that result after winning later in the … Continue reading

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Robert Smith wins in Zurich, no such luck for Scott Brash

Laura Renwick, Robert Smith and Scott Brash all missed out on the chance to gain vital World Cup points in Zurich this weekend. The three British jumpers all had mixed fortunes over the three days of competition in the CSI5* … Continue reading

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Team Northumbria eye two chances to reclaim the Super 8 lead

Team Northumbria’s female volleyball team have two fixtures in as many days this weekend as they bid to regain their stranglehold on the Super 8 league. Northumbria, who have yet to drop a set in eight matches this season, have … Continue reading

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Craig Pickering is soaking in the World Bobsleigh Championships experience

Former elite sprinter Craig Pickering is making his full bobsleigh bow in the FIBT World Championships in St Moritz this fortnight and is hoping to make real progress before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Five years ago, Pickering accepted … Continue reading

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