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Match Report: M1 Basketball v Nottingham

The Men’s 1sts Basketball team played out an entertaining game against the University of Nottingham and were unlucky to fall to a 58-64 defeat at UB Sport & Fitness. Home court advantage looked like to be a factor early in the first quarter, as Nottingham found themselves 11-2 down after a few minutes. Fraser Argyle …Read More

Match Report: M3 Football v Warwick

A battling Birmingham side were unlucky to lose 2-1 to Warwick under difficult conditions at muddy Metchley on Wednesday. The Lions were unable to reproduce their heroics away from home back in November, when they defeated Warwick 3-2, as a slow start allowed the visitors to punish the home side and take a crucial 3 …Read More

Match Report: W2 Football v Loughborough

A bitingly cold Wednesday afternoon saw a top of the table clash between Loughborough, who are in 3rd place, take on the Lions at 2nd. Despite the chilly weather, both teams came with determination in what was a fiery and flowing contest. With the game underway, both teams took twenty minutes to get a feel of …Read More

Match Report: W2 Hockey v Nottingham

It was a bitter, cold Wednesday afternoon as the UoB Women’s 2s embraced the chilly Bournbrook pitches to take on Midland rivals Nottingham in a clash that was sure to be a gripping and exciting. Birmingham are currently sitting comfortably at the top of three table unlike Nottingham who are mid-table but despite this reassurance, …Read More

Match Report: M1 Ultimate Frisbee v Loughborough

The University of Birmingham’s Men’s Firsts Ultimate Frisbee team have three wins out of three games after a 12-9 victory against Loughborough at Metchley last Wednesday. It was an excellent display of a mix of short and long throws that Loughborough simply couldn’t deal with. Eagerly watching was a partisan crowd who did everything they …Read More

Match Report: W1 Netball v Worchester

Birmingham ran out onto the court third in the Premier North division, sitting behind Northumbria and Loughborough. With a spell-binding 62-37 victory, we the our mighty Lions stay in the running for the title. In the first quarter, Birmingham played a sparkling brand of ball. Worcester struggled adapting to the high paced, pin point accuracy …Read More

Match Report: M1 Rugby Union v Newcastle

After an opening half of the season which the Birmingham 1st men’s rugby may wish to forget, a victory against top of the table Newcastle may save them from relegation. Birmingham, who before the match were stuck at the foot of the table, had been on an impressive run. Despite having won 3 out of …Read More

Match Report: W1 Rugby v Edinburgh

When reading a score line of 85-0 it is easy to read in to that many things. A calamitous collapse of moral from the Birmingham team. A capitulation of effort, resulting in such a stark imbalance of scoring. None of these assumptions would be correct of the match on Wednesday the 24th of January, in …Read More

Match Report: W1 Hockey v Nottingham

The all-weather pitches at Bournbrook were put to the test as the two teams battled the cold, wet, and blustery conditions, and the Lionesses recorded a narrow 1-0 win to further extend their league-winning lead at the top of the North A league. Spectators only had to wait twominutes for the opening goal to be …Read More

Match Report: M2 Hockey v Leeds

The University of Birmingham Men’s Hockey second team fell to an agonising defeat, in a thrilling encounter against Leeds on the Bournbrook. Having beaten their opponents in the reverse fixture before Christmas, Birmingham had the opportunity to climb above the away side in the table, but a clinical Leeds outfit proved too strong on what …Read More