Category Archives: Athletics

Results 12/6/2013 – England’s squash men continue to impress at World Team Championships

Rather than learn from my shooting mistake the other day, where my eagerness to talk meant that I hastily pronounced that Britain’s shooters had failed to qualify – before going on to do even worse the next day and confirm … Continue reading

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Results 6/6/13 – England hockey men succumb to a third Belgium bashing

England‘s prospects at advancing to the Hockey World League final seem to have taken a huge blow after they fell to their third consecutive friendly defeat to Belgium. Captain Barry Middleton was the sole scorer on Tuesday but not even … 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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Charity and high performance deservedly take the London Marathon spotlight

Tens of thousands of spectators. Several Olympic and Paralympic champions. Countless numbers of amateurs running for a multitude of good causes. If there was any trepidation following the tragic events in Boston last weekend, it didn’t show in today’s London … Continue reading

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Best of the Week: 18th to 24th March 2013

Forty sports worth of action this week in Britain and further afield as several seasons really got under way. Yet, whilst rowing and shooting enjoyed their first World Cup meetings of the year, the year was coming to a close … Continue reading

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Results 3/3/2013: Emma Beddoes wins all-English Courtcare Open final

It was an all-English affair at the David Lloyd squash court in Chorley as Emma Beddoes beat compatriot Victoria Lust at the 2013 Courtcare Open. Both had played tough five-setters the previous day and it was Beddoes that got off … Continue reading

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Ones to watch at the IPC Athletics World Championships

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) have released a 35-strong list that points out the “Ones to Watch” at the 2013 IPC Athletics World Championships in Lyon this July and four of the stars hail from Great Britain. Most of the … Continue reading

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