Category Archives: Rugby Sevens

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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Can Glasgow’s home advantage make a difference for Scotland Sevens at the Commonwealth Games?

There’s a certain Scottish cyclist I’m thinking of. You might have heard of him – he’s an 11-time world champion and happens to be the greatest British Olympian ever with a grand total of six gold medals and a silver. … Continue reading

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World cup medals for Jamie Cooke and Mhairi Spence in Budapest, plus wins for Brownlee and Sawers

MODERN PENTATHLON Jamie Cooke won his first senior World Cup medal of his career in the Budapest World Cup, whilst Mhairi Spence also found herself on the podium. A hugely fast swim for Cooke put him in pole position and … Continue reading

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Scotland’s rugby sevens team struggling to avoid the drop in Glasgow

The HSBC Sevens World Series reaches its final run-in next month as the United Kingdom hosts back-to-back stages of rugby sevens’ premier league competition. Having already stopped in seven locations that have taken in countries as far afield as Hong … 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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England’s rugby sevens team miss out on full knockout action once again

England’s rugby sevens team once again failed to reach the main knockout stage of the HSBC Sevens World Series, making it three consecutive unsuccessful attempts this season. The latest round of the global competition, taking place at the Nelson Mandela … Continue reading

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