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Abbott, Enderwick, and Cunliffe seal Manchester’s survival

A nippy afternoon turned into a blustery evening as Manchester’s women secured Northern 2A football for another year

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University footballers battle to draw

Manchester are now all-but guaranteed Northern 1A football in 2019

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Return of Stokes

From 1960 to 1990, at least 60 per cent of the England team had been educated at a state school. In 2013, this figure had dropped to a third

Photo credit: Sam Cooper

Manchester Hockey Firsts into the Semis

Manchester Hockey 1sts 3-2 Sheffield Hallam 2nds


Football and ‘authentocracy’

Resist them with everything you have

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Trans-Tasman Twenty20 Tri-Series triumph for Australia

Australia 5 for 161 (Maxwell 103*, Short 30, Willey 3-28) beat England 9 for 155 (Malan 50, Maxwell 3-10, Agar 2-15) by 5 wickets

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Book review: ‘Framed’ by Ronnie O’Sullivan

When the game is murder, you can’t afford to lose

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Whitewash denied at Australia Day

Australia 197 for 7 (Head 96, Rashid 3-49) beat England 196 (Woakes 78, Cummins 4-24, Tye 3-33, Hazlewood 3-39) by three wickets

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England lose again, but better

Australia 8 for 442 declared beat England 227 and 233 by 120 runs

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Australia cruise to victory at the Gabbatoir

Australia 328 (Smith 141*, Marsh 51) and 0 for 173 (Warner 87*, Bancroft 82*) beat England 302 and 195 (Root 51, Bairstow 42) by 10 wickets

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Ashes Preview

Come on lads, make Jim Jeffries cry

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Murphy becomes the Champion of Champions Champion

It was, in one sense only, a victory for the little man