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Archive: James Woods follows Richard Cobbing’s lead

James Woods appears to be a top medal contender for Great Britain at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Not content with two wins in the Slopestyle World Cup, scoring successive podium positions in Ushuaia and Copper Mountain, Woods earned himself … Continue reading

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Britain’s Winter Olympics chances aren’t completely on ice

If you’re scouring through the results pages of various international federations like I am (and I know you all do), you won’t be able to miss the number of winter sports that are really getting into action at this time … 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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Best of the Week: 26th November to 2nd December 2012

Another week, another selection of ten athletes and teams that have wheedled their way into Sport Britain’s “Best of the Week”. As ever, only the top competitors for each sport this week were up for nomination and it has been … Continue reading

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