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Dominant second-half gives Leeds deserved victory

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When fighting for the title, it’s always important to avoid slipping up against the teams fighting for survival. Therefore, Leeds’ Netball 2s will have been delighted with their performance against Sheffield Hallam 2s, as they won comfortably 60-37 on Wednesday afternoon. Leeds started the day tied on points with York … Read More

Valiant effort not enough for volleyball women

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Leeds were left to rue a slow start against Hull in this Northern 3B match, as the away side won in straight sets at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday evening. However, this was a match which could have gone either way, with the home side showing that they should … Read More

New F1 owners search for the winning Formula

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Few sports are as business-dominated as Formula One, and Bernie Ecclestone is the man behind this. Many would argue that he has single-handedly turned the sport into one of the most watched sporting events across the globe, but the sport has stagnated over the last few years, and Liberty Media’s … Read More

MVG-enius at Alexandra Palace

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December 29 2015. It was the last 16 of the PDC World Championship, and world number one Michael van Gerwen was playing his compatriot Raymond van Barneveld. Despite being massive underdog, van Barneveld won the match in the seventh and final set, and van Gerwen left the tournament dejected that … Read More

Sports Personality of the Year 2016 – Murray to cap perfect year?

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Ahead of the ceremony to announce BBC Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday night, The Gryphon Sport Editors James Felton, John Gibby and Luke Etheridge along with regular writer Ryan Wan give their thoughts on who will, or should, take home the spoils with their own ‘top threes’. James Felton … Read More

Mercedes mic-drop: Rosberg quits as Champion

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The Formula One world was shocked on Friday afternoon, as reigning world champion Nico Rosberg announced his retirement from the sport, just five days after claiming the crown in Abu Dhabi. At the FIA’s annual prize giving ceremony, the 31-year-old German told the assembled press that this season would be … Read More

Following in his Father’s Footsteps

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The final Grand Prix of 2016 was a very atypical race, despite the typical result. For the fourth race in succession, Lewis Hamilton led home his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to secure the team’s eighth one-two finish of the season, with the German securing his first world championship, thirty-four years … Read More

Leeds humble Hallam in netball

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A fantastic second half performance from Leeds’ netball 2nd team at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday evening propelled them to a 68-53 victory against Sheffield Hallam 1s. It had been a good start to the season for the home team, with three wins out of a possible four in … Read More

Darting delight for MvG in Wolverhampton

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Another week, another darts tournament, another win for Michael van Gerwen. The Dutchman secured his twenty-fourth tournament win of 2016, and a cheque for £100,000 with a 16-8 win over James Wade in the Grand Slam of Darts, retaining the trophy he won for the first time last November. Sunday … Read More

A successful afternoon for Leeds on #BUCSWednesday

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The men’s hockey 1st team came back from two goals down to defeat St Andrew’s 9-2 at Weetwood. The away side started brightest, with their constant pressure telling despite a superb performance from the Leeds keeper, as he pulled off save after save to keep the game tight in the … Read More