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University sports teams showed their support for LGBT History Awareness Month

Manchester University’s Athletics Union donned face paint and rainbow attire in support of the event

Photo: Elizabeth Payne

Manchester athletes picked for North squads

Several players from the universities’ Rugby and Netball clubs have progressed beyond their respective clubs and will be given a chance showcase their talents on the national stage


Athletics and Cross Country athletes look set to excel in 2017

The Mancunion takes a look at the prospects for the Athletics and Cross Country clubs in 2017

Photo: Elizabeth Payne

Basketball and netball the university’s standout performers

The University of Manchester’s Basketball and Netball teams boast some impressive undefeated records as Mancunion Sport takes a look at their stellar work so far this term

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Eddie Jones’ England go ten games unbeaten with win against South Africa

England’s first win against South Africa in ten years further demonstrated the profound improvements facilitated by Eddie Jones in the past year

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Is Nick Kyrgios abusing his privilege and wasting his talent?

Nick Kyrgios’s recent misconduct and subsequent eight week suspension at the Shanghai Masters once again draws our attention to an outstanding talent struggling to realise his privileged position in the professional sporting world, a world many never get a sniff at.

Photo: Al King @Flickr

British heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill retires from Athletics

Two time British World Champion and Olympic Gold medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill retires from athletics aged 30

Photo: Harry Newton

Varsity Match Reports: Men and Ladies

The Ladies team well and truly trounced home with a win, whereas the men side narrowly missed out on another Varsity win