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Could you be Britain’s next baseball star?

As the pace quickens to sign new star players in the Barclays Premier League transfer window, with just over a day to go, have a thought for the way sports of lesser riches have to fill up their rosters. The … 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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Results: St. Leger festival begins in Doncaster

Wednesday’s Top Performers * Jos Buttler – managed to grab 32 runs from just ten balls, maybe could have gone on to do more * Mark Cavendish – third appearance in a row and a second straight stage win, a … Continue reading

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Fighting for 11th place

The latest element of sport that’s got me baffled is the idea that lesser nations battle it out for positions that don’t matter, such as anything below the usual medal slots. It might be something that makes sense to a … Continue reading

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Nobody’s watching baseball

For the last couple of months, we’ve celebrated the amazing achievements of our track and field athletes as they lit up the Olympic Stadium on that fateful night. We’ve indulged in super slow Mexican waves in the velodrome whilst Team … Continue reading

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Results: Andy Murray wins the US Open

Monday’s Star Performers * Andy Murray – finally broke his curse and won his first major competition * England cricket women – may be playing some of the lesser nations but are showing up the men’s side * Poole Pirates … Continue reading

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Results: 6-9 September 2012, over twenty sports, over fifty competitions

This Weekend’s Top Performers As I wasn’t here for the entire weekend, I’m turning the usual “top 5” into a top ten. See if you agree, pop pickers! * David Weir – another two medals, culminating in the marathon. He … Continue reading

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