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Results 22/5/13: Zara Dampney and Lucy Boulton qualify for the Corrientes Grand Slam

Zara Dampney and Lucy Boulton continued their impressive run at Grand Slam beach volleyball events by once again qualifying for the main draw, this time the Corrientes Grand Slam in Argentina. Following a winless tournament in Shanghai, the Brits returned … Continue reading

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Results 21/5/13 – Top seeds James Willstrop and Laura Massaro show no fear at squash’s British Open

England’s women finally got in on the action at the Allam British Open yesterday… despite them playing their opening round in Pontefract, rather than the KC Stadium like the men. In any case, it was plain sailing for the four … Continue reading

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Results 20/5/13 – Reading HC amongst the hockey teams achieving success in Europe

Coming off the end of a slow week of sport but before we reach the next one, a few competitions ran into the next week, providing a couple of winners for Great Britain. Delegations from each of the three countries … Continue reading

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Results 17/5/13 – O’Driscoll-less Leinster win the Amlin Challenge Cup against Stade Francais

Leinster are the new Challenge Cup champions after beating Stade Francais 34-13 at the RDS. The Irish side were on the back foot throughout the first half but still went in at the interval 21-6 up. Two penalties and a … Continue reading

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Results 16/5/13 – Mark Cavendish secures 100th win but Bradley Wiggins is out of the running

Great and terrible news all round on Stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia. Mark Cavendish secured his 100th stage win of his career and third of the 2013 edition to claim the red jersey once again. Unfortunately, Bradley Wiggins proved … Continue reading

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Results 15/5/13 – Chelsea win the Europa League final

Yes, it isn’t quite the same achievement but Chelsea have followed on from 2012’s Champions League win by claiming the Europa League title, beating Benfica 2-1. Extra time and penalties weren’t necessary this time, but it went close. With the … Continue reading

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Results 14/5/13 – Wigan Athletic are relegated from the English Premier League

Football can be such a cruel game, and so it proved for Wigan Athletic last night. Not only was the 4-1 scoreline away to Arsenal an unfair reflection of the determination and effort they put in, but relegation was confirmed … 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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Yorkshire begin to take on the world

It’s all starting to look rosy for Yorkshire County Cricket Club, isn’t it? A month or so ago, their test team secured promotion back to the top flight after a brief lull, albeit not as champions. The Twenty20 side had … Continue reading

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Results 23/9/12 – John Higgins wins the Shanghai Masters

As usual on a Sunday, several competitions came to a close with mixed fortunes for United Kingdom entrants. On the downside, cycling’s prestigious rainbow jersey passed to a Belgian, our best hope in an F1 car failed to finish at … Continue reading

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