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Results 23/08/16 – plus failure in futsal

Futsal’s an odd sport. Essentially a form of indoor football, it focuses on skills, improvisation and the promotion of close-knit team play. Played in, but not limited to, Hispanic and Eastern European countries, futsal is often used to develop young … Continue reading

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Results 22/08/16 – The Post-Olympic blues

I started this blog back in 2012, excited about the London Olympic Games and the realisation that I do actually enjoy watching sports – and not just the mainstream of football, rugby and cricket etc. Unemployed at the time, I … Continue reading

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International debuts for Martin Shaw and Sandy Wishart do nothing to help British Biathlon’s funding crisis

There’s a certain resignation amongst those at British Biathlon; things have been going downhill for quite some time and it’s a situation that’s not going to improve. For the last year, the governing body for biathlon in the UK has … Continue reading

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Motorsport: Chaz Davies leads the line in Laguna Seca after FP2

Chaz Davies led the times after the first two Free Practice sessions at the World Superbikes stage on the Laguna Seca. With a time only good enough for third place in the first run, Davies came out all guns blazing … Continue reading

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Both Murrays out of the AEGON Championship doubles

Jamie Murray and regular partner John Peers of Australia have been knocked out of the Aegon Championships at Queen’s Club at the first hurdle, losing out to Spain’s Feliciano Lopez and Belarus’ Max Mirnyi. Murray, older brother to Andy, is … 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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The ‘Nations League’ is UEFA’s least ridiculous idea in years

UEFA are supposedly considering a ‘Nations League’ approach to future “non-competitive” international football matches – and I’m all for it. Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet revealed that the European governing body are seriously considering scrapping international friendlies and replacing it with something … Continue reading

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