Tag : Matthew Norman

Basketball Break Northumbria in Thriller

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Men’s Basketball        University of Leeds 57 – 55 Northumbria LEEDS basketball men’s 1sts managed to pick up their second league win of the season against a valiant Northumbria 3rds side looking to get off the mark. Having been 11 points behind with less than four minutes remaining … Read More

England lead Pakistan in ODI series

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ENGLAND are in a strong position leading Pakistan 2-1 in the five-match ODI series in the UAE, after a disappointing performance saw them lose the test series 2-0. Having lost their last one-day series to World Cup winners Australia, England were looking for some success in the run up the 2017 … Read More

England Slide to Series Defeat

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With the final match of the test series having gone into day 5, England still believed they would be able to get the 237 runs required for victory and a successful drawn series away from home. As it turned out, a pathetic England middle order collapsed once again as numbers … Read More

Better Luck Next Time for Beckett

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University of Leeds 39 – Beckett 23 UNI 2s convincingly beat city rivals Beckett 3s to grab their first league win of the season. Their dominating performance was made sweeter by the fact that at no point during the match were they on the losing side and at the final … Read More

Korfball Gryphons Repeat Varsity Success

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LEEDS Uni Korfball 1s got their league campaign off to the perfect start by repeating their Varsity success over local rivals Leeds Beckett 1s last weekend. Despite not playing at the same intensity as their previous win over Beckett, the Gryphons managed to hold on for a tight 9-7 win to … Read More

Leeds Beat Durham in Nailbiter

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HAVING suffered a disappointing defeat away to league-leaders Liverpool last week, Leeds rekindled some of the form that saw them thrash Newcastle on the opening day of the season to come out on top 35-27 against a spirited Durham 1s. Durham started the brighter of the two teams but were unable … Read More

England Pipped by Pakistan in Second Test

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ENGLAND bowlers’ heroic attempt at batting out second test for a draw turned out to be in vain as Pakistan snatched a late victory with just over six overs remaining in the match. With England staring down the barrel of defeat, it was left to the bowlers to try to … Read More

England searching for consistency ahead of tough winter

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England go in to the 3 test match series against Pakistan in the UAE on Tuesday looking for some consistency ahead of a tough winter. After edging a thrilling Ashes series against Australia in the summer, they are now desperately searching for some away form before travelling to South Africa … Read More

Leeds Uni dominate first Korfball Varsity match

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Leeds Uni 17 – 9 Leeds Beckett Leeds University dominated Leeds Beckett from the off to clinch the first official Korfball Varsity match on Wednesday. After taking an early 5-1 lead, Uni never looked back to finish 17-9 winners after a commanding team performance with six different players getting their … Read More

Cracking Season of Yorkshire Cricket

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YORKSHIRE comfortably clinched their second consecutive Championship title for the first time since 1968 after an extremely dominant season. Despite England star Joe Root not playing a single Championship match and up to six of his players being away on International duty at one time or another, Jason Gillespie led his … Read More