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Tuesday, January 21, 2020


Saints narrowly beaten by stronger Strathclyde

The St Andrews Men’s First Team started their BUCS 2A league campaign two weeks ago with a hardfought draw against a very strong Heriot...

A step(over) in the right direction

Sport Editor Charlotte Cohen discusses this year's Women's World Cup and the positive impact it has had on the women's game.


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...


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...

Six Nations: Preview

Is there a better annual international sporting tournament than rugby’s Six Nations? If you can...



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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.


Other sports

Typhoons avenge 2018 defeat with confident win over Edinburgh

The Jonny Wookey Memorial Game is an event really like no other in the St Andrean sporting calendar. Over a few short years it...

Bursting the bubble