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Wednesday, February 26, 2020


St Andrews Persevere to get into the next round of Cup

The men’s first team have been in fine form since the New Year. The side have yet to drop a point. They have had...

Women’s 3s earn brilliant cup victory

Despite the snowy weather last Wednesday night, against all odds, the women’s third team’s match went ahead.  The setting was sunny albeit cold and strong...


Finally! England crack the ODI enigma to reach cricketing nirvana

The 9th March 2015 will be a date forever inextricably seared into my memory. I...

Preview: Cricket World Cup 2019

There is surely nothing more quintessentially English than a spot of cricket on a warm...

Saints Cricket: preview of the upcoming season

As the temperatures once again plummet towards the typical Scottish frigidity, the time for that...


Jones steals the show as Saints trounce Dundee

  A remarkable five-try performance from inside-centre Emily Jones saw the St Andrews Women’s Rugby 1stXV...

Saints hold on for thrilling final game triumph

Looking out of the window as I am writing, the skies are leaden and the...

Saints fall to home defeat in try-fest

With the Six Nations well underway, this time of year is surely the peak of...



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Saints storm to Cup success in rout

St Andrews University Men’s 1st XI lined up against Dundee in the BUCS Conference Cup final. Having already dispatched Abertay, Robert Gordon and Edinburgh...

Saints grind out priceless victory in relegation dogfight

The women’s hockey team’s most recent fixture was a must-win match against Edinburgh’s second team. In fifth place in the Scottish BUCS first league,...

Womens Hockey Firsts Snatch Late Victory

The Women’s Hockey first XI play in two leagues this season: the BUCS League during the week and the National League Division 2 at...

Saints Remain Top After Dundee Demolition

One-sided matches are often a subject of conflict for a sports fan. Devastating should one’s team be drubbed, and yet the elation one might...

Smash-and-Grab Saints Steal Memorable Victory

Sports deputy editor Harry Dean reports on the men's hockey game versus Edinburgh twos.


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Andy Murray: Resurfacing – Review

It’s early in the morning. Andy Murray is silently working on an exhausting-looking exercise machine when his phone rings. He receives some news and...

Bursting the bubble