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Match Report: Wasps v Newcastle

Wasps moved up to sixth in the Aviva Premiership with a 40-10 win over the Newcastle Falcons at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday. Buoyed by their recent improved performances and the return of Kyle Eastmond, the home team were dominant from the start scoring six tries and moved above their opponents in the table as …Read More


Match Report: M1 Hockey v Durham

The Bournbrook pitches were host to one of the best second halves of hockey you’ll see all year on Wednesday, as Birmingham’s men’s 1sts came from 2-0 and 3-2 down to eventually win 4-3 against Durham. The game began badly for the lions, as they fell behind within 10 minutes, and for the remainder of …Read More


Match Report: W1 Hockey v Durham

The might of the Lion’s W1 Hockey team prevented Durham from breaking their winning spree as they drew 1-1 with Durham. The Lions immediately pounced as the whistle signalled the start of the game. Possession was predominately in the hands of Birmingham, but Durham did put up a good fight. Early in the first half, …Read More


Match Report: M1 Basketball v Coventry

Birmingham came into their fifth game of the season looking for their first win against a strong Coventry side, they would fall to a 58-54 defeat however can take heart from what was an impressive performance. The game began at the UOB Sports Centre and it was a scrappy start with some missed shots, but …Read More



Match Preview: Wasps v Newcastle

  Aviva Premiership action returns this weekend as Wasps look to climb the table when they host Newcastle on Saturday. The home side slid to four defeats on the bounce in the league, but returned to form with an impressive victory over Northampton before the break for the Anglo Welsh Cup. Whereas the Falcons will …Read More


xpLosION 2017: Revenge Accomplished

With a shock defeat for the first time in a decade last year, the Lions were out for revenge. But the question on everyone’s mind was: could they perform flawlessly on the new Bournebrook pitch against the freshly promoted Portsmouth Destroyers and get their revenge? The Lions gained possession from kick-off, and made no mistake, …Read More


Match Report: M1 Football v Northumbria

Birmingham produced an attacking masterclass to comfortably defeat Northumbria 4-1 on a cold afternoon at Metchley 3G. It was Northumbria who emerged victorious the last time the two teams met with Birmingham losing 1-0 away from home in the opening game of the season. However, after a chastening 4-1 defeat last weekend, Northumbria never looked …Read More



Wales and Ireland Autumn Internationals Review

As the trees turn from a petit pois hue to soft caramel and a deep crimson, and the daylight mimics a Scandinavian crime drama, rugby union gets an autumnal renaissance. This will surely satisfy every rugby fan in the land before Christmas completely dominates everyone’s consciousness. Below is a review of Wales’ and Ireland’s Autumn …Read More