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Sunday, December 8, 2019

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.

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.

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...

Sochi 2014 – What was it like?

Former features editor of The Saint Nina Zietman gives her insight into life at the Sochi 2014 games.

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...

London 2012 Day 7: Cycling And Rowing Dominate Again

It would be a big bottle, but we need to distill Dave Brailsford and learn his secrets. British cycling is truly the greatest success...

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...

UK Athletics Trials: Redemption for Chambers?

In a weekend packed with sport, James Gray highlights the Olympic trials for London 2012. Royal Ascot, the rugby Tests in the southern hemisphere, Australia...

Sochi 2014: A contested games

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

The year that was 2012

Andrew McQuillan reviews this year's sporting world To quote lifestyle guru, Daily Mail reader and eminent sportscaster Alan Partridge, “what a year it’s been for...