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Results 23/08/16 – plus failure in futsal

Futsal’s an odd sport. Essentially a form of indoor football, it focuses on skills, improvisation and the promotion of close-knit team play. Played in, but not limited to, Hispanic and Eastern European countries, futsal is often used to develop young … Continue reading

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Best of the Week – 13th to 19th May 2013

It should have been a week filled with amazing performances and huge results. It’s the end of the English Premier League, the Premier League Darts and we saw the World Table Tennis Championships, but there hasn’t been much to cheer … Continue reading

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Results 17/5/13 – O’Driscoll-less Leinster win the Amlin Challenge Cup against Stade Francais

Leinster are the new Challenge Cup champions after beating Stade Francais 34-13 at the RDS. The Irish side were on the back foot throughout the first half but still went in at the interval 21-6 up. Two penalties and a … Continue reading

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Yorkshire winless once again on the greatest stage

There were no real surprises when Yorkshire Carnegie lost their Champions League T20 match against Chennai Super Kings, ending a torrid time for English teams in the competition. Throughout the group stages, Yorkshire have only chalked up two points – … Continue reading

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Jonny Brownlee usurps his older brother with a Triathlon Grand Final win

Saturday 20/10/2012 Results Triathlon: Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Elite Men Jonny Brownlee – 2:00:31, 2nd place David McNamee – 2:02:06, 10th place Aaron Harris – 2:06:31, 28th place Mark Buckingham – 2:07:25, 29th place Adam Bowden – … Continue reading

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Sophie Allen shares swimming silver in Moscow

You have to wonder what all the fuss was about; two months ago, the nation was in uproar that we underachieved in the pool throughout the London 2012 Olympic Games. Now, one such Olympian has returned and shown that Great … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland hold on for a famous draw

Ok, the headline is a bit misleading. “Famous” is an exaggeration, since nobody outside of Northern Ireland will be talking about this for much longer than a couple of days. “Hold on” is another misnomer, as they were eleven minutes … Continue reading

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Arsenal Ladies do the double and win the Continental Cup

Arsenal Ladies completed the perfect end to an amazing season, claiming the League Cup a couple of weeks after securing another Women’s Super League title. A quiet night in Barnet saw the two Champions League participants, Arsenal and Birmingham, do … Continue reading

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Yorkshire begin to take on the world

It’s all starting to look rosy for Yorkshire County Cricket Club, isn’t it? A month or so ago, their test team secured promotion back to the top flight after a brief lull, albeit not as champions. The Twenty20 side had … Continue reading

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Football Special: Team GB and the Europa League

It’s only three weeks until the 2012 Olympic Summer Games and the tension is certainly building up on all fronts. The Team GB favourites for a home medal – Jessica Ennis, Mo Farah, Ben Ainslie, Beth Tweddle, etcetera etcetera – … Continue reading

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