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How to win your lover’s heart this Valentine’s Day

Have you recently swiped right on a sporting fanatic and are wondering where to take them to blow them away? Or is your long-term partner an activity addict who keeps wanting new things to impress them? No matter who they are or how long you have been with them, The Student’s guide to sporting dates […]

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Report: Khristich off the mark as Capitals cap comeback with shootout victory over Dundee

Successful penalties from new signings Sergei Banashkov and Igor Valeyev completed a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Dundee Stars, as Dmitri Khristich secured his first win as Edinburgh Capitals head coach via the shootout. The Ukrainian had earlier watched his side battle back from a 2-0 deficit, as third period goals from Canadian centre Mike […]

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Report: Capitals downed by late goal against the University of Manitoba

A Michael St Croix goal six seconds from time condemned the Edinburgh Capitals to a 2-1 opening pre-season defeat at the hands of the University of Manitoba Bisons at Murrayfield Ice Rink. In a game that was pretty even for long periods, the Capitals will not look back too fondly at how the winner materialised […]

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Report: Capitals denied winning finale in shootout defeat to Braehead

A battling display that has become synonymous with the Edinburgh Capitals this season came up short once again, as Braehead Clan claimed the spoils by virtue of a 4-3 win after the shootout. The defeat signs off a 2016/17 season that had its low points but also its fair share of highs, with the Murrayfield […]

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Report: Nottingham claim narrow victory over the Capitals

A rally deep in the third by the Edinburgh Capitals nearly forced overtime, as an attempted late salvo came up just short for the second consecutive night against the Nottingham Panthers who claimed a 4-3 win in the process. Capitals player/coach Michal Dobron rued four costly mistakes as his side succumbed to an eighth straight […]

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Report: Capitals fall just short in defeat to Nottingham

It might have ended in a seventh straight home loss, but if their performance against the Nottingham Panthers told us anything it is that the Edinburgh Capitals will be scrapping for every remaining point. A narrow 3-2 reverse in the first of a rare home double-header with Nottingham consigned the Capitals to the basement of […]

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Report: Capitals edged out in Forth derby thriller with Fife

The final Forth derby of the season promised to deliver a classic and it did not disappoint. But given how high-scoring the meetings have already proved to be this season, why are we surprised? A spirited Edinburgh Capitals side were edged out 5-4 by the Fife Flyers, the latter securing their play-off berth in the […]

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Report: Capitals play-off prospects suffer huge setback with Dundee defeat

Missing out on a four-point weekend is one thing, losing ground on your play-off rivals is quite another. The Edinburgh Capitals’ slim play-off prospects took another hit as they slumped to a disappointing 5-1 home defeat at the hands of fellow play-off contenders the Dundee Stars. It’s a result that leaves the Murrayfield men six […]