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University of Manchester wins outstanding contribution to sport accolade

The university was given the title by the Manchester Sport Awards

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University of Manchester suffer second defeat

A solitary second half goal was enough to condemn Manchester to their second successive defeat

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7,500 runners take part in Manchester half marathon

The course, which starts outside Old Trafford football ground and ends at Old Trafford cricket ground, has a reputation of being one of the fastest half marathons in the UK due to its flat nature

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Superb start spares City’s blushes

A commanding opening 25 minutes was curtailed as an in-form Napoli provided a tough test for Guardiola’s men

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UoM Women fall to late defeat

Two goals in the last ten minutes for Liverpool John Moores University condemned the University of Manchester to a league-opening defeat

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Mixed emotions for the men’s and women’s varsity teams

The women secured a 17-5 win while the men succumbed to a 21-10 defeat

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Convincing win for University of Manchester Hockey in league opener

The home team made it look oh-so-easy with a 4-2 against the University of Liverpool

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Behind the scenes at City

A look at the ever-growing media team behind the Premier League leaders

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“It feels like we’re moving in the right direction”

Futsal is a sport on the rise and Sam Cooper spoke with Manchester Futsal Chairman Simon Wright for his view on the state of his club and the sport as a whole

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Women win, men lose: Varsity 2017 – as it happened

The women’s team secured victory but the men’s team were defeated by their city rivals at the AJ Bell Stadium.

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City and United Maintain European 100% Record

The two Manchester clubs have six points from six as they look to see qualification from the group stage

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Team Manchester Retain ECB City Cup

The Red Rose county’s entry in to the ECB City Cup competition ran out victorious