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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Pistorius and the curious case of how we treat sportsmen

The case has come to a close but the dust could take decades to settle. Oscar Pistorius’ name, rightly or wrongly, is now synonymous...

‘Varsitay’: A new rivalry?

Plans are in place for a brand new tri-'varistay' tournament between the Universities of St Andrews, Dundee and Abertay.

UFC 197 Preview: Return of the GOAT?

This Saturday night sees the return to the UFC Octagon of former Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones (21-1) up against Haitian fighter Ovince Saint...

Write from the off

It feels like only yesterday that this column was bemoaning the lack of sport in the freezing midwinter, and yet, as winter turns into...

Archery continues to thrive at the University after over 400 active...

At a University as old as ours is, you would expect that there would be some sports clubs that go back quite far in...

“Lovable losers” no more: Chicago Cubs are World Series champions

Harry Dean recaps the Chicago Cubs dramatic victory in the MLB World Series, perhaps the best of 2016's numerous sporting fairytales.

Kicking things off in style: St Andrews’ success in inter-uni competition

Miriam Doyle reviews a successful competition for St Andrews Taekwon-do, involving students from across Scotland.

Saint Sport Interview: Tennis

The Saint spoke to Tennis Club President Tori Linton and Vice-President Catherine Phelps about the changes taking place at the club and their hopes...