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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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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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BBL: Plymouth Raiders need a good win to stay in contention

Plymouth Raiders may be hoping for a thumping win against Mersey Tigers in the British Basketball League this Friday, leaving no chance of another edgy encounter. The last three fixtures involving the Raiders have been extremely tight affairs, ending with … 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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Results 9/11/12 – Murray and Marray reach ATP semis

As always, there was plenty of sporting action on offer this Friday, but relatively little to show it on the results pages of the tournaments. Still, we work on what we have here on Sport Britain and that’s over ten … Continue reading

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Belfast Giants crush European opponents on the rink

Despite the title, there’s no fancy blurb today. Let’s face it, we’re already a day behind. == Friday 19/10/2012 Results Table Tennis: European Championships Round 1 Paul Drinkhall 3-4 Yaroslav Zhmudenko (UKR) 8-11 11-6 11-7 8-11 9-11 11-7 11-9 Liam … Continue reading

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Results 7/10/12

A quick unformatted, unsorted list of Sunday’s results because I was far too busy to do it yesterday! == Football: Barclays Premier League Southampton (17th) 2-2 Fulham (9th) Liverpool (14th) 0-0 Stoke City (12th) Tottenham Hotspur (5th) 2-0 Aston Villa … Continue reading

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Results 5/10/12 – Sale Sharks show promise but still lie rock-bottom

Before Friday night’s game between Sale Sharks and Leicester Tigers, it was quoted that Sharks would use the game as a springboard to recover their flagging season. Many critics scoffed at the idea, with Sale not given a chance against … Continue reading

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Results 28/9/12 – Ryder Cup begins with a whimper

Another Olympian slinked back into action yesterday as Great Britain’s Paul Drinkhall returned to the table tennis.. table. Unfortunately, his exciting run at the Games wasn’t repeated in Liverpool’s World Cup event, as he succumbed to two heavy losses in … Continue reading

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