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Thursday, September 20, 2018

In review: A summer of sport

As a keen football fan, sum­mertime (as Lana Del Rey so accu­rately said) is one full of sadness. Yes, there are a number of...

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.

Sochi 2014: A contested games

Miro Ralston gives his views on the controversy surrounding the upcoming Winter Games in Sochi

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.

One week till lift off: World University Winter Games

Richard Browne, on behalf of BUCS, updates us on the WUGS

The Olympic torch comes to St Andrews

The Olympic torch finally came to St Andrews during the early hours of Wednesday morning. The torch arrived to Land's End on May 19th...

Fight for Funding

Far from the glamour and excitement depicted of the Olympics lies the unspoken inner-workings of funding. Women’s volleyball is a magnificent newcomer to the...

Hopefully the Olympics can bring joy to unhappy Brazil

It will in all likelihood be the sporting highlight of the summer. In August, over 10,000 athletes from over 200 nations will descend on...

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.

Olympics, Paralympics, and the Underdog

Wembley Stadium, 9th August 2012 The women's football final was played out in front of a record crowd for a women’s game at Wembley Stadium,...