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Match Report: W1 Football v Loughborough

A stunning Ellen Martin free kick along with a Caitlin Wilson goal gave Birmingham university women’s football firsts an all-important win against Loughborough University on Wednesday night. A delayed kick off was matched on the pitch by both sides during the opening fifteen minutes, with each side lacking a foot hold in the game, and …Read More

Match Report: M2 Lacrosse v Staffordshire

The Birmingham Lions roared to a 7-4 opening day home victory against Staffordshire on Wednesday.  The University of Birmingham’s men’s 2nd Lacrosse team had to fight back to secure a well-deserved win against University of Staffordshire’s 1st team. The result puts Birmingham second in the league, behind on goal difference. It was a slow start …Read More

Match Report: W1 Hockey v Leeds Becket

It was an overcast day at the Bournbrook pitches on what was to be the start of both Birmingham and Leeds Beckett’s Women’s Hockey 1s season, UoB came in to game favourites having beaten their opponents in last year’s fixtures quite handily, and would end up coming away with a 4-0 win. In the opening …Read More

Match Report: W2 Netball v Leicester

The UoB Netball 2s’ first game of the season was extremely successful, with the Lions overpowering Leicester’s 1st team 63-36 – a well-deserved win following an impressive performance. On Wednesday Birmingham 2s stepped out onto the new courts in UB Sport & Fitness Centre, hosting Leicester’s 1st team in the Midlands 2A league. With team …Read More

International Sportswoman in the Spotlight: Simone Biles

This American sweetheart stole our hearts at the 2016 Rio Olympics. However, anyone with an interest within the world of gymnastics knew about Simone Biles long before she hit our screens in 2016. Biles backstory is one of heartbreak, with her mother’s struggle with drugs and alcohol, she was placed into foster care, her life …Read More

Wayne Rooney; great or wasted talent?

Wayne Rooney. Whether it be for good reasons or bad, all football fans know the name. If i was writing this article 3 weeks ago, it may have been optimistic; with his retirement from international duty, he appeared to have turned things around at club level and was finally having a resurgence at his boyhood …Read More

Usain Bolt: The Champion of Athletics

Usain Bolt called time on his incredible career last month and it is fascinating to see how the achivements of one individual has captured the sport. One of the most notable things about Bolt’s career is just how much he is admired by the sporting public. When Justin Gatlin was announced as the winner in …Read More

The Deadline For Premier League’s Transfer Deadline Day Moved

On 7th September 2017, there was a meeting involving all 20 Premier League Clubs. The result – the leagues summer Transfer Deadline Day to be moved from 31st August to the Thursday before the first game of the season. The summer Transfer Deadline Day has become one of the most famous events in modern football. …Read More

NatWest T20 Blast Final

Notts beat Birmingham to win Maiden T20 Blast Final A magnificent 132 run stand between Samit Patel and Brendan Taylor inspired Nottinghamshire to their first ever domestic T20 title at Edgbaston on Saturday night. The pair helped the Outlaws recover from 30-3 to post a score of 190-4, and despite Sam Hain’s 72 Birmingham were …Read More