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Monday, October 22, 2018

Does Lopetegui’s departure damage Spain’s chances?

It was all going so swimmingly. Unbeaten in 20 games since their round of 16 exit at Euro 2016, Spain had been many people’s...

The unique spectre of the World Cup

The noise is deafening, the atmosphere electric, and the tension palpable. The ball is fired across the box only for a defender’s desperate lunge...

2018 FIFA World Cup: Preview and Predictions

On Thursday June 14, all eyes will be on Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium as Russia opens the 21st FIFA World Cup against Saudi Arabia. For...

Team GB end Olympics with record medal haul

Sports editor Seoras Lyall reviews a historic Winter Olympics that saw Team GB enjoy their most successful games ever.

Preview: the Winter Olympics

After four years, the Winter Olympics is back. Sports editor previews the games, including the political context; sports to watch, and British medal prospects.

Was Rio 2016 really worth it?

In our second piece on the Olympics, Andrew Williams takes a look at the Games and considers whether they are really worth it after all.

Rio 2016 brings Team GB’s finest hour

Sports editor Andrew Sinclair reviews Team GB's performance in Rio and the success of the Games as a whole.

GB’s Quiet Grafters set for moment in the sun

Sarah Loch takes a look at the surprise stars of team GB, whose success shouldn’t come as a surprise at all.

Honorary graduate becomes most successful female British Olympian

Katherine Grainger took silver in the double sculls yesterday to become the most decorated woman in British Olympic history.

St Andrews alumna comes up short in Rio

Former St Andrews student Charlotte Taylor came agonisingly close to contention in Rio but just missed out on the rowing semi-finals.