Category Archives: Handball

Handball: University of Leeds will struggle to survive this season

The women’s University of Leeds handball side mathematically have a chance to remain in the Super 8 for the 2015-16 season, but they’re not going to do it this weekend against top side Olympia. Leeds have only won one match … Continue reading

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Results: 6th to 12th October 2014: Trophies for Liverpool Ladies, Alison Waters, St Helens, Lewis Hamilton

Don’t worry, I won’t be making a habit of this. With some time to myself, here’s a list of last week’s results, separated by sport. With a bit of luck, I’ll looking to carry on putting some sport-by-sport summaries in … Continue reading

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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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Great Britain’s handball is improving, but it’s too late for Euro 2016

Precious little of the handball world will be surprised that the Great Britain men’s team have failed to qualify for the 2016 European Championships. In fact, we never have, so why start now? The answer, some may throw back at … 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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Liverpool HC have just one chance to avoid a winless season

This weekend’s handball action sees Super 8 bottom side Liverpool HC attempt to pick up their first win of the season against fellow strugglers Cambridge. The hapless Merseysiders are yet to pick a point in England’s top handball competition and … Continue reading

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Summary of the week (nearly)

Apologies, my vast brigade of readers. I’ve been subjected to being “AFK” for the last few days, so I haven’t been able to update you on the finer points of Britain’s achievements this weekend. And by “weekend”, I mean “ever … Continue reading

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