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Mark Cavendish and Omega Pharma-Quick Step are the perfect fit

Mark Cavendish’s decision to ride for Omega Pharma-Quick Step after spending 2012 at Sky Procycling appears to be the best one of his life. Joining the Belgian outfit on a three year contract, the Manx rider is already enjoying one … Continue reading

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Best of the Week: 11th to 18th March 2013

Another week, another bag of medals and trophies. Surprisingly, no major prizes in the British hotbeds of darts and snooker, but plenty of action for our national teams. == RESULTS England Women Football – Cyprus Cup In a strong tournament … Continue reading

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Results 6/3/2013: Scotland’s cricketers just can’t get to grips with Afghanistan

With the Twenty20 series a write-off, Scotland’s cricket team began their ODI series against Afghanistan yesterday but there were to be no sudden changes in their form. Scotland set a meagre effort of 199-8 and their Asian opponents easily found … Continue reading

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Results 5/2/2013: Mark Cavendish wins a stage of the Tour of Qatar

Clearly enjoying himself since his move to Omega Pharma-Quick Step from Team Sky, Mark Cavendish has sprinted his way to his second stage victory this year. The individual win on the third day of the Tour of Qatar means he … Continue reading

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Tour de France goes all Yorkshire on us

Following the mighty success of Yorkshire at London 2012, with the likes of Jessica Ennis, Nicola Adams and the Brownlee brothers bumping the county high up the “medal table”, it perhaps wasn’t a surprise to hear that two of 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: 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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