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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 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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Europe retain pool’s Mosconi Cup, all thanks to MVP Chris Melling

For at least the second time this year, a European joining of forces has beaten the United States of America at a sport they’re believed to be pretty darn good at. This sport is a million miles away from the … Continue reading

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Results 10/12/12: Nick Matthew advances to the quarter-finals of squash’s World Championships

Just a quick experiment, this one. I’ve done results briefs in the past, but they get tedious quickly. I’ve just had a quick go at doing one for Monday but, even with the limited numbers of sports, it still took … Continue reading

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Darren Appleton fails to make it an historic three in a row

Darren Appleton was unable to defend his US Open 9-Ball Championship title this week, losing to both the eventual runner-up and the third-placed finisher. Appleton was bidding to become the first player to ever win three consecutive US Open titles … Continue reading

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Yorkshire winless once again on the greatest stage

There were no real surprises when Yorkshire Carnegie lost their Champions League T20 match against Chennai Super Kings, ending a torrid time for English teams in the competition. Throughout the group stages, Yorkshire have only chalked up two points – … Continue reading

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Results: 6/10/12 – Britain’s male judo contingent startle in Minsk

Have a think back to the London 2012 Olympics. Go on, I’ll let you, it’s not as if I mention them in nearly every blog post. Specifically, attempt to remember Great Britain and Northern Ireland’s participation in the judo competition. … Continue reading

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