Monthly Archives: May 2013

Results 22/5/13: Zara Dampney and Lucy Boulton qualify for the Corrientes Grand Slam

Zara Dampney and Lucy Boulton continued their impressive run at Grand Slam beach volleyball events by once again qualifying for the main draw, this time the Corrientes Grand Slam in Argentina. Following a winless tournament in Shanghai, the Brits returned … Continue reading

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A two-tier system prevented Manchester Thunder from properly defending their Netball Superleague title

When I think of the Scottish Premier League, the first thing I think is that Celtic are going to run away with it until something is done to change football in Scotland – or Rangers return to their peak. The … Continue reading

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Results 21/5/13 – Top seeds James Willstrop and Laura Massaro show no fear at squash’s British Open

England’s women finally got in on the action at the Allam British Open yesterday… despite them playing their opening round in Pontefract, rather than the KC Stadium like the men. In any case, it was plain sailing for the four … Continue reading

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Great Britain’s ice hockey teams can’t improve without more interest in the Elite League

Getting yourself seen on British television is a bit of a nightmare when you play certain sports. It’s a saturated environment and only a select few get the coverage they may deserve. Football, the two rugby codes, cricket and Formula … Continue reading

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Results 20/5/13 – Reading HC amongst the hockey teams achieving success in Europe

Coming off the end of a slow week of sport but before we reach the next one, a few competitions ran into the next week, providing a couple of winners for Great Britain. Delegations from each of the three countries … Continue reading

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Best of the Week – 13th to 19th May 2013

It should have been a week filled with amazing performances and huge results. It’s the end of the English Premier League, the Premier League Darts and we saw the World Table Tennis Championships, but there hasn’t been much to cheer … Continue reading

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Results 17/5/13 – O’Driscoll-less Leinster win the Amlin Challenge Cup against Stade Francais

Leinster are the new Challenge Cup champions after beating Stade Francais 34-13 at the RDS. The Irish side were on the back foot throughout the first half but still went in at the interval 21-6 up. Two penalties and a … Continue reading

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