Category Archives: Korfball

How do you make a sport like korfball popular?

There are Olympic sports and there are minority sports. There are also largely UK-specific sports that don’t translate well across the world. Then there are downright obscure sports. Korfball fits squarely into that latter category but it’s a label it’d … Continue reading

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Results 5/3/2013: Croydon easily bested by Bec

Korfball matches don’t come very often on a Tuesday but Bec made sure it was business as usual as they kept Croydon bottom of the table with a 26-7 win away from home. Bec now seem cemented in the play-off … 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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Bearsted and Croydon bid to not be korfball’s whipping boys

It’s another full Sunday of England Korfball League action as the attention switches to the league’s poorest performers. Game number 4 sees Croydon travel to Aylesford to take on bottom of the table Bearsted in a game that could well … Continue reading

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Trojans see off Nomads to maintain gap at the top

Trojans kept their grip on the top of the English Korfball League as they beat Nomads 18-11 at the Trinity Sports Club on Sunday. Continuing a mixed season for the visitors in which they have now won four and lost … Continue reading

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Best of the Week: 3rd to 9th December 2012

Slim pickings this week, I’m afraid. I’ve recorded the results of 31 sports and there weren’t a lot of outright winners in individual competitions or outstanding performances in the leagues. Nevertheless, I’ve selected one each from ten sports to make … Continue reading

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Nottingham and Trojans do battle in the English Korfball League

We’re delving into more uncharted territory today following coverage of the All-Ireland & UK Dodgeball Tournament. Next up is a look ahead to the fourth round of matches in the English Korfball National League Premier Division. It’s a full fixture … Continue reading

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