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Alastair Cook and the end of an era

With the retiring of Alastair Cook, Guy Williams has a look at the record-breaking England cricketer

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Britain through to Davis Cup Quarter Finals

Great Britain have progressed to the quarter finals of the Davis Cup to face France after achieving a bruising victory over their Canadian opponents

athletics

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

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Player loyalty: player more important than club

With players forcing transfers to more preferable clubs, are they showing a lack of loyalty? Jack Ford thinks not

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Italy’s national prospects are growing with the re-emergence of Serie A

Italy are enjoying a talent-boom like no other this season, but who are the ones to keep an eye on?

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The Premier League’s international inspirations

Dane Massey compares the top 6 with some of the world’s leading international sides, where flair, confidence, and a hunger for success reign supreme

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Manchester United mid-season review

Tariq Chastanet-Hird reviews Manchester United’s season so far

Progressed from an opinion contributor in my first year at university to Head News Editor in my final year, contributing for almost every other section of the paper

Manchester City 2-1 Swansea City

Manchester City leave it late at The Etihad to take all three points against a struggling Swansea City in the Premier League, curtesy of a Gabriel Jesus last minute winner

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Randy going to Wrestlemania… outta nowhere

This year’s Royal Rumble was one to remember, though not necessarily for the right reasons

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Whatever drives you, run with us: The University of Manchester’s Purple Wave

The University of Manchester are running the 10K and aiming to get even more runners than last year

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Eurowatch: Ligue 1

In the latest Eurowatch, Josh looks at the French first division

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University of Manchester’s Women’s Cricket Club on the rise

We take a look at a small University of Manchester women’s sports team with big ambitions