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Salford Survive in Extra Time

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Salford Red Devils completed a remarkable comeback from 18-10 down to win the Million Pound Game in extra-time against Hull Kingston Rovers, to secure their survival in the Super League, and to ensure that Hull KR are absent from the top flight of rugby league for the first time since … Read More

Drivers ready to sweat it out in Malaysia

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The Formula One teams visit the Sepang circuit in Kuala Lumpur for the sixteenth race of the 2016 season. The battle for the driver’s championship is finely poised between the Mercedes pairing of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, with the German eight points ahead and only six rounds to go. … Read More

Big Sam, big talk, big trouble

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The most successful permanent England manager (statistically) of all time has been forced out of his job, and no-one is surprised. A situation which would have seemed ridiculous just 36 hours ago now seems to have ended in the only sensible conclusion, after Sam Allardyce was filmed in a meeting … Read More

Varsity, BUCS and beyond – Uni Sport Competitions Explained

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Sports teams representing University of Leeds and Leeds Beckett University will battle it out for supremacy in the twelfth edition of Leeds Varsity, which will take place on the 4th and 5th October, culminating in the mens rugby union first team match on the Wednesday evening. As they had done … Read More

Leeds – the Place to Be for Live Sport

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Leeds is undoubtedly one of the best cities in the country for watching great live sport. Here, The Gryphon takes a brief look at four of Leeds’ most successful sporting teams. The most successful county cricket side of all time, with 33 titles since winning their first in 1893. The team, also … Read More

Ferrari frustrated, Rosberg relentless

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IMAGINE the situation. You’re fourth on the grid, your teammate is third, the reigning World Champion is 22nd, so it is a perfect opportunity for the team to make up some ground. The CEO is in the garage watching, so the one thing you must not do is crash into your … Read More

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?

3 years ago / 0 comments

ON the face of it, a Russian sports star failing a drugs test shouldn’t really be headline news. But all the assembled sporting media were shocked by the admission from Maria Sharapova that at this year’s Australian Open, she had failed a drugs test for meldonium, a drug she had been … Read More

F1 gears up for full throttle season

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FORMULA One teams have finally had a chance to try out their new cars over eight days of testing in Barcelona in preparation for the Australian GP.  Mercedes showed amazing reliability over the eight days, racking up over 3500 miles before suffering a transmission failure with defending champion Lewis Hamilton at … Read More

Is Mervyn King of the Castle?

3 years ago / 0 comments

WHILE other Premier League clubs were snapping up new players (or a new manager in Manchester City’s case), Aston Villa had a very quiet transfer window with no new faces appearing at Villa Park. However, a few days after the window shut, they announced that lifelong fan and former Governor of … Read More