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How big are the Commonwealth Games?

The first tickets for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow go on sale tomorrow and it’s set to be the biggest major sporting event held in this country since the 2012 Olympic Games – and they’re pretty hard to beat. … 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 4/3/2013: Scotland’s women hockey team make good progress through the World League

Ah, Mondays. The calm after the storm. The lull before the next party begins. Just eight sports worth of results today and they’re largely Scots-centric, with mixed results. Easily the best news north of the border was the women’s hockey … Continue reading

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Results 30/9/12: Belated Ryder Cup celebrations

Just results again, today. Sorry, folks. We’ll be back to regular service for Monday’s edition. I’m thinking of adding leagues/standings where they apply; I do it for tournament results, so why not? Oh, and we’ve surpassed 50 posts, which is … Continue reading

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Results 29/9/12

A quick, unformatted list of results from Saturday. Football: Barclays Premier League Arsenal 1-2 Chelsea Everton 3-1 Southampton Fulham 1-2 Manchester City Norwich City 2-5 Liverpool Reading 2-2 Newcastle United Stoke City 2-0 Swansea City Sunderland 1-0 Wigan Athletic Manchester … Continue reading

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Results 27/9/12 – England’s Stephen Lee wins an Asian PTC event

Some sports baffle me. As the headline reveals, Stephen Lee, the only British semi-finalist in the Asian Players Tour Championship Event 2, won the final yesterday against Ding Junhui (in cracking style) to grab the trophy not many people outside … Continue reading

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Results 26/9/12: England’s netball team put the ‘Sunshine Girls’ to bed

I called it. Ask and I shall receive. The England netball team fulfilled my request and won the series against Jamaica (known as the ‘Sunshine Girls’, if I lost you with the headline), with only 4 points in it. Sadly, … Continue reading

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