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Abbott, Enderwick, and Cunliffe seal Manchester's survival

When a collective of disgruntled merchants decided to build the Manchester Ship Canal in 1894, and in doing so compete with the ...

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Season round-up: University of Manchester Rugby League Football Club

It has been a triumphant season for the University of Manchester Rugby League Football Club (UMRLFC). The club finished joint top of ...

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University of Manchester v University of Salford Varsity 2018 preview

After a hard fought season, local rivals Manchester and Salford Rugby League finished on level points at the top of the league. ...

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Abbott, Enderwick, and Cunliffe seal Manchester's survival

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Season round-up: University of Manchester Rugby League Football

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University of Manchester v University of Salford Varsity

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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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Season round-up: University of Manchester Rugby League Football Club

Torran Lochhead sums up UMRLFC’s fine season.

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University of Manchester v University of Salford Varsity 2018 preview

After a long season, granted high honours, and both neck and neck, the local rivals square off on Friday

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University footballers battle to draw

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

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More Success for University Swimmers

Swimmers rise to the challenge at the 2018 BUCS National Championships

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University football suffers double elimination

Both the men’s and women’s first exited their respective cups

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UoM comeback seals derby win

MMU had a promising start but nothing could stop the home side from powering through to victory

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It’s not too late to kick start your 2018 resolutions!

A rundown of the sporting activities you can get involved with this semester

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Wins for UoM Water Polo

Both the Men’s and Women’s Firsts began the second semester with a win-and the girls unbeaten season continues.

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Manchester student wins nationwide triathlon scholarship

Laura Rose Smith spoke with Head Sports Editor Sam Cooper about her success and hopes to increase the popularity of the sport at UoM.

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This Girl Can: water polo taster huge hit with local school girls

Manchester schoolgirls enjoyed a fantastic afternoon at the BUCS “This Girl Can” event hosted by University of Manchester Water Polo

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Manchester Swimmer Breaks European Record

University of Manchester swimmers shine at the BUCS Short Course Championships