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Results: 6th to 12th October 2014: Trophies for Liverpool Ladies, Alison Waters, St Helens, Lewis Hamilton

Don’t worry, I won’t be making a habit of this. With some time to myself, here’s a list of last week’s results, separated by sport. With a bit of luck, I’ll looking to carry on putting some sport-by-sport summaries in … Continue reading

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How do you make a sport like korfball popular?

There are Olympic sports and there are minority sports. There are also largely UK-specific sports that don’t translate well across the world. Then there are downright obscure sports. Korfball fits squarely into that latter category but it’s a label it’d … Continue reading

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Best of the Week: 18th to 24th March 2013

Forty sports worth of action this week in Britain and further afield as several seasons really got under way. Yet, whilst rowing and shooting enjoyed their first World Cup meetings of the year, the year was coming to a close … Continue reading

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Results 13/3/2013 – Stacey Kemp and David King kick off the World Figure Skating Championships

With only a year to go until the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, winter sports specialists all over the world are getting in all the practice they can get before the big event. Britain’s snow and ice athletes are no … Continue reading

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Look after Britain’s basketball, not America’s

I can’t understand the desire for American sports to bring one of their matches over to the United Kingdom and call it a “home game”. Don’t get me wrong, it’s great for fans of the NFL and NBA that get … Continue reading

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News 8/1/13 – Bradford shock Aston Villa in the League Cup

Bradford City edged closer to an amazing appearance in the Capital One Cup Final by breezing past Aston Villa in the first of their two-legged semi-final. Ignoring the fact they currently lie 60 places below the struggling Villa, Bradford terrorised … Continue reading

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Glasgow Rocks grab a double and start racking up points

Scotland’s Glasgow Rocks won two away matches in two days to climb to sixth in the British Basketball League standings and keep their title hopes well and truly alive. Great British forward Kieron Achara was instrumental in each game this … Continue reading

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