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Best of the Week – 13th to 19th May 2013

It should have been a week filled with amazing performances and huge results. It’s the end of the English Premier League, the Premier League Darts and we saw the World Table Tennis Championships, but there hasn’t been much to cheer … 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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The highs and lows of a January transfer window

The January transfer window. What a load of rubbish. It’s a month of frantic deals between clubs that often don’t really need any new players. Extraordinary amounts of money changes hands, inflating a footballer’s market value artificially and inflating their … Continue reading

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Results 14/3/2013: Chelsea, Newcastle and Tottenham all sneak into Europa League quarter-finals

Despite a wide range of results from the English sides left in Europe’s second-tier continental competition, Chelsea, Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur all made it into the draw for the Europa League’s last eight. Chelsea’s fate was uncertain for a … Continue reading

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Football Special: Team GB warm-ups and the Europa League

I’m sat here watching Team GB’s female footballers take on the might of Sweden and to say I am unimpressed is an understatement. This is the third time I’ve watched the English ladies (who are “Britain” in all but name) … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Olympic sports while you can

It’s a shame that Britain are so dominant in sports we care so little about. BBC Sport today published an article detailing every Olympic sport and which countries are the most likely to succeed in each one. As expected, we … Continue reading

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Football Special: Team GB and the Europa League

It’s only three weeks until the 2012 Olympic Summer Games and the tension is certainly building up on all fronts. The Team GB favourites for a home medal – Jessica Ennis, Mo Farah, Ben Ainslie, Beth Tweddle, etcetera etcetera – … Continue reading

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