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Improved 2nd Half sees Manchester edge physical encounter

University of Manchester Rugby League 1st 44
Man Met Cheshire 1st 26

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Manchester Power on in Cup campaign

University of Manchester Men’s 1st XI -4
University of Dundee Men’s 1st XI-1

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A minute’s silence – Gary Speed.

The footballing world was shocked and saddened at the news of Gary Speed’s untimely passing. Remembered with fondness for a long career and an undeniable…

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Where Are They Now? – Dion Dublin

Looking at what our favourite footballers of the 90’s are up to now….

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Jimmy Jump

Jimmy Jump – Nuisance or a rebel with a cause?

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Gary Speed – Rest in peace.

What can the sporting world learn from Gary Speed’s shocking death?

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Federer has last laugh in year of the Djok

Roger Federer ended a personally disappointing year of tennis by securing victory in the season finale at London’s O2 arena with a 6-3 6-7 (6-8) 6-3 victory over Frenchman Jo Wilfred Tsonga.

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MMU come from behind to deal Manchester’s title ambitions a blow

University of Manchester Women’s 1st XI – 2
MMU Cheshire Women’s 1st XI – 3

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Johnson quits as RFU crumbles

The former captain walks away with his head held high as Rugby’s governing body implodes.

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Racism in football rears its ugly head

Despite concerted campaigns to eradicate it, racial problems have shown in recent months to still be a major issue in the beautiful game..

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NBA Lockout sees players in a different court

With Basketball’s stars on strike, Finlay Donaldson takes a look at just why these players are getting so upset…

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Manchester find the right formula to edge local derby

University of Manchester Men’s 1st XI – 70
Manchester Metropolitan University 1st XI – 62