By Sarah Peddie Ayr United are set to play another junior team in the Scottish Cup after their previous tie against Beith Juniors. Auchinleck Talbot will host the Championship side this weekend at an historic sellout game at Beechwood Park … Continue reading Auchinleck Talbot v Ayr United Preview
By Sandrine Wyrich The world’s biggest and most dangerous ski race returns next week. The competitions on Mount Hahnenkamm stand for excitement, pure energy, centrifugal forces, artistry and ability with the downhill race on the Streif slope being the jewel … Continue reading The Jewel in the Alpine Skiing Crown
UWS News explore Italy’s record within the Six Nations tournament and explore the ways in which the country can improve their rugby. Continue reading Sei Nazione: Italy and the Six Nations
By Jacob Toland Andy Murray has possibly played his last ever game of professional tennis after crashing out of the Australian Open in the first round after a 6-4 6-4 6-7 (5-7) 6-7 (4-7) 6-2 defeat. The battling Brit came from two sets down against number 22 seed Roberto Bautista Agut to tie the match at two sets each. It was vintage Murray as he won both sets on tie breaks which looked to have tired him down. It was vintage Murray as the two-time Wimbledon champion had worked hard against the Spaniard bringing the sets back to two each … Continue reading BREAKING: Andy Murray crashes out of Australian Open
By Jacob Toland With the clubs from the Scottish Premiership still soaking in the sun on their winter break. The teams from the junior leagues will be hoping to have some of the spotlight. Despite the harsh weather, the Scottish West region still goes on with league games and the West of Scotland Cup. In the Premiership, Clydebank took their chance to move nine points behind leaders Hurlford United thanks to their game in hand. The Bankies defeated Kilwinning Rangers 5-0 in a game that saw all five goals come in the second half alongside three red cards which saw … Continue reading Junior Football round-up
by Craig Vickers Dan Evans and Katie Boulter sweetened an otherwise bitter day for British hopes at the Australian Open, as five Brits tasted defeat in the first round in Melbourne this morning. Evans, playing in his first Grand Slam … Continue reading Evans and Boulter progress in a day of British casualties at the Australian Open
by Kenny Boag Featured photos: SkiffieWorlds2019 The SkiffieWorlds 2019 take place in Stranraer this summer and the organisers have received a massive cash injection to help fund the event. SkiffieWorlds is the World Championship for the St Ayles Skiff class of coastal rowing boat. The Championships are held every three years. Ullapool in North West Scotland hosted the inaugural championship in 2013, and SkiffieWorlds 2016 was held at Strangford Lough in Northern Ireland. The SkiffieWorlds will be a colourful and friendly celebration of coastal rowing. Up to 1000 competitors of all ages from countries such as New Zealand, Canada, United States, … Continue reading Huge Investment Boosts SkiffieWorlds
by Ben Robertson Six years ago today the Scottish football association confirmed Gordon Strachan as the manager of Scotland, in a bid to revive the national squad. But was it the right call? Following the sacking of current Hearts manager … Continue reading On this day: Did Strachan appointment benefit Scotland?
By David Marshall Great Britain’s Women’s u18s rounded off an incredible World Championship performance by beating the Netherlands to finish third and clinch the Bronze medal. Team GB went into the final game on Sunday knowing that a win would … Continue reading Team GB Win Bronze!
By David Marshall Domestic football returned for Scotland’s women’s teams as SWPL sides up and down the country played their first round of preseason fixtures. The 2019 season is set to be one of the biggest ever with clubs investing more than ever into their women’s teams. There is more attention than ever on the women’s game thanks in no small part to the national side qualifying for the World Cup in France later this year. Last year’s double cup winners Hibernian ran out winners against fellow Edinburgh outfit Spartans at Ainslie Park. Rangers played Hearts at New Tinto Park … Continue reading SWPL PRE-SEASON ROUND UP