Category Archives: Curling

Eve Muirhead and Lauren Gray fall short in Stockholm

Olympic bronze medallist Eve Muirhead and compatriot Lauren Gray both failed to impress in last week’s Stockholm Ladies Cup, although both can take heart in the fact that they only narrowly missed out on a place in the quarter finals. … Continue reading

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Results 19/8/2013 – Great Britain’s water polo team lose to Hungary again

The future of water polo in this country doesn’t look any brighter after the Great Britain junior women were thrashed in the first match of the World Junior Championships in Volos, Greece. Following a minute’s silence for Hungarian water polo … Continue reading

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Results 17/4/13 – Charlotte Kerwood tops shooting qualification, but falls short in Al Ain

It’s Wednesday! Or, at least it was yesterday. That means some competitions are just kicking off and others are getting into the real nitty gritty. Andy Murray started in Monte-Carlo, Ben Ainslie took to the waves once more Sir Bradley … 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 19/3/2013 – Yana Stadnik wins silver at European Wrestling Championships

It’s a rare success for Great Britain in wrestling, a sport set to lose its place at the 2020 Olympic Games, but Yana Stadnik earned her new country a silver medal at the European Championships yesterday. Stadnik was set to … Continue reading

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Results 18/3/2013: Eve Muirhead’s curling team still on track

The Scottish women’s curling team are looking good for a top four finish after two more wins in the World Curling Championships in Riga. Muirhead led her team, featuring Anna Sloan, Vicki Adams and Claire Hamilton, to consecutive victories against … Continue reading

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Scotland’s men win the World Junior Curling Championships

Scotland’s two junior curling teams made it to the finals of the World Junior Curling Championships in Sochi but only the men could go on and claim the gold medal. Russia were the opponents for both the men and the … Continue reading

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Results 6/3/2013: Scotland’s cricketers just can’t get to grips with Afghanistan

With the Twenty20 series a write-off, Scotland’s cricket team began their ODI series against Afghanistan yesterday but there were to be no sudden changes in their form. Scotland set a meagre effort of 199-8 and their Asian opponents easily found … 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 4/3/2013: Scotland’s women hockey team make good progress through the World League

Ah, Mondays. The calm after the storm. The lull before the next party begins. Just eight sports worth of results today and they’re largely Scots-centric, with mixed results. Easily the best news north of the border was the women’s hockey … Continue reading

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