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Results 22/08/16 – The Post-Olympic blues

I started this blog back in 2012, excited about the London Olympic Games and the realisation that I do actually enjoy watching sports – and not just the mainstream of football, rugby and cricket etc. Unemployed at the time, I … Continue reading

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Results 10/6/13 – Charlotte Kerwood and Aaron Heading shoot well in Nicosia, but no British qualifiers in Shotgun World Cup

As the latest round of the Shotgun World Cup got under way in Nicosia, Cyprus, six British shooters attempted to make another impression on the global stage but came unstuck in the qualification stages. Both men’s and women’s trap competitions … Continue reading

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Results 7/6/2013 – Barry Hawkins begins 2013/14 with three straight wins

World Snooker Championship runner-up Barry Hawkins has got off to a respectable start to his season by reaching the Last 16 on the first day in Sofia. Barely a month after the end of the 2012/13 season, several top players … 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 24/9/12: Nick Matthew beats James Willstrop in all-English squash final

The post-weekend lull in sport has been tempered this week with a championship win in squash. Unfortunately, the combined Irish team crashed out of the World Twenty20 without a win and England’s netball team were defeated by the “Sunshine Girls”, … Continue reading

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Results: County Championship winds to an end

Thursday’s Top 5 Performers * Nick Compton – Somerset’s top scorer with 155 not out * Kelly Fisher – pool player whitewashed her opponent 7-0 * Toby Penty – top badminton seed won all three qualifying games in straight sets … 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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