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Best and worst football stadiums

With the proliferation of standardised sterilised stadia, which ones are the best, and which ones are the worst? Best Everton – Goodison Park Oh I do love pillars me, and there’s genuinely something quite brilliant about knowing that there is a chance of only seeing 30% of the pitch. It remains one of the best […]

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Report: Hibs move 10 clear at the top of the Championship

James Keatings sent Hibs 10 points clear at the top of the Scottish Championship with a stunner in the 92nd minute against title rivals Falkirk. Two goals in two minutes shook the match into life when an Efe Ambrose header was cancelled out by Craig Sibbald almost instantaneously with a header from a Falkirk corner. […]

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JP Moberly confident of croquet success in Australia

If I mentioned croquet to you it’s likely that you would imagine the sport of the rich, the slightly greyer haired, and the spiritual home of Pimms and triangular sandwiches. However, you would be mistaken. The world of Golf Croquet is cosmopolitan, global, and growing, and Edinburgh University is home to one of the world’s […]

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Report: Cummings salvages a point for Hibs against Ayr

Hibs salvaged a draw against a dogged Ayr United side and failed in their attempt to win five in a row in the league. A 74th minute header from Jason Cummings which snuck past Ayr keeper Greg Fleming was just enough to grab a point and cancel out Rab Crawford’s sensational opener. Considering the odds Ayr were […]

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Dawn of a new era at Edinburgh University Hutchison Vale

It’s rare enough to meet a group of people equally dedicated to even the simplest of principles. So imagine the excitement when I discovered a collection of football players, coaches and administrators committed to a project such as the one at the newly merged Edinburgh University Hutchison Vale (EUHV) women’s football club. The merger joins […]

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Report: Hibs outclass Bonnyrigg Rose with 8-1 win at Tynecastle

It was seventh heaven for Neil Lennon’s Hibs side as they marched past Junior side Bonnyrigg Rose in the fourth round of the Scottish Cup at Tynecastle. Braces from Jason Cummings and James Keatings alongside strikes for Lewis Stevenson, Chris Humphrey, Andrew Shinnie and Jordan Forster made Bonnyrigg’s first half penalty for Rose defender Dean […]

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Ron Dennis’ departure is the end of an era for Formula One

For McLaren, 2016 has been a year of transition. Not quite as hideous from a sporting perspective as 2015, and without the hope that comes with wholesale regulation changes that 2017 promises, but it has, at the very least, brought about a vague sense of progression. Perhaps not since the fall of Williams in the […]

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Report: Hibs make light work of Queen of the South and claim the spoils

It was a performance of pure domination, and one that Hibs have been threatening to produce at home for a few weeks. A superstar performance from John McGinn that included a sweetly struck goal and efforts from Brian Graham, David Gray and Martin Boyle emphatically sent Hibernian three points clear at the top of the […]