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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

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

Match Report: W1 Rugby Union v Northumbria

Having moved up a league this year the UoB Womens Rugby 1st team are looking to keep up their standard of play against fresh rivals. With the team currently second from the bottom after 4 games and Northumbria in 3rd place after 3 games, it was safe to say the game was going to be …Read More

Match Report: W1 Lacrosse v Durham

It was a very chilling evening as the Birmingham Women’s 1 Lacrosse team geared up to face key rivals Durham 1s. Both have won all of their games so far so this felt like a real clash of the titans and perhaps a deciding match for who will be the league champions. Unfortunately, the Lions …Read More

Match Report: W1 Football v Northumbria

The University of Birmingham Women’s 1st Football team were beaten at Metchley 3G as late goal heartbreak meant they suffered a 3-2 defeat at the hands of a strong Northumbria 1st side. It was National Girl’s Football Week and both teams put on a terrific showcase showing just why the game deserves recognition. The UoB …Read More

Match Report: W1 Hockey v Loughborough

Yet another cold miserable Wednesday evening set the scene for Burn FM’s match of the week. Our spectacular women’s first team had their rival match against Loughborough and it was surely one not to be missed. Going into the game, Birmingham had to call up a few girls from the second team because a number …Read More

Match Report: W3 Lacrosse v Loughborough

In their first home game of the season the Womens 3s Lacrosse team took on major rivals Loughborough 2s at Metchley 3G. Having lost all their games so far this season, the 3s were just looking to play a good game against the top of the table team despite playing with the bare minimum of …Read More