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Cricket – Linlithgow v Edinburgh, Baillie Gifford ESCA Championship

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On Saturday Linlithgow 1st XI took on Edinburgh at Boghall. Linlithgow won the toss and elected to bat first. Linlithgow’s innings struggled to really get going and wickets fell at regular intervals. Top scorer...

Hockey – Scotland v GB Elite Development Programme – Match 2

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Following on from Saturday's drawn match, Scotland's women came back on Sunday with a better performance and outcome. Scoring early from a penalty corner, they were never under a great deal of pressure and ran...

Hockey – Scotland v GB Elite Development Programme* – Match 1

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Over the weekend, Scotland's women played two non-capped Internationals against the Scotland v GB Elite Development Programme at The University of Edinburgh's sports' complex at Peffermill. A more comprehensive match report can be found here,...

Cricket – Linlithgow v Morton, Baillie Gifford ESCA Championship

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On Saturday Linlithgow 1st XI took on table topping Morton at Boghall. Morton won the toss and decided to bat first on a excellent pitch for batting. Morton came with a game plan to attack...

Female trio inducted into Edinburgh Uni ‘Hall of Fame’ for services to sport

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The University of Edinburgh has inducted three leading female figures from the worlds of hockey, hill and trail running, and rugby officiating into their Sports Hall of Fame. Edinburgh alumni Sarah Robertson, Angela Mudge and...

2022 Scottish Hockey Women’s Club Finals

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Rounding off Scottish Hockey's Club Finals , Sunday saw the Women's Club Finals at Peffermill. With no reserve competitions, there were only four matches but that didn't detract from the spectacle, as the crowds...

2022 Scottish Hockey Men’s Club Finals

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Over the weekend, Scottish Hockey held their Club Finals at Edinburgh University's, Peffermill sports' facility, hosting 20 teams, playing 10 matches, in the Men's and Women's competitions. Saturday was dedicated to the Men's Competition Finals...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Pau and Scotland Women v France Women

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Two big games over the weekend were on the cards as first Edinburgh and then Scotland Women played vital matches in their respective tournaments against French opponents. Edinburgh were up first on Friday in the...

Table tennis triumph for Edinburgh & Lothians

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The Edinburgh & Lothians table tennis team had a superb weekend at the recent Inter-League competition in Perth. The tournament, run by Table Tennis Scotland, pits representative teams from the local leagues across Scotland....

Rugby – Scotland v England, 2022 TikTok Women’s 6 Nations

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Scotland's Women opened their 2022 TikTok Women's 6 Nations campaign against, perennial champions, England at Edinburgh's DAM Health Stadium on Saturday. Having recently qualified for the 2021 World Cup to be held this year in...

Rugby -Edinburgh v Connacht, United Rugby Championship

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Once upon a time in the olden days, Connacht were looked upon as the whipping boys of, what was, the Celtic League. Always difficult to beat at home on the West coast of Ireland,...

Rugby – Scotland v France, U20 6 Nations

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After leading at half time but, ultimately, losing out in their previous two matches, Scotland's U20 team were hoping that France would provide the springboard needed to get their U20 6 Nations campaign back...

Rugby – Scotland v England, U20 6 Nations

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Scotland's Under-20 side got their 2022 U20 6 Nations campaign underway against England at Edinburgh Rugby's DAM Health Stadium on Friday night. On paper, the visitors were probably the favourites to take the win, but...

Edinburgh v Brive – EPCR Challenge Cup

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Following on from their 'close run thing' against London Irish in the EPCR Challenge Cup in the previous round, which they lost by a single point, Edinburgh were hoping to make amends against French...

Scotland enjoy double success

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Coach Iain Strachan believes that edging Ireland 2-1 in the women's indoor mini-series was a real bonus. The Dundee-based playcaller used three different systems and experimented during the three games in Antrim this week. And this,...

Dark puts lights out on Ireland

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Watsonians player Emily Dark slotted a series-winning running penalty to spark a double celebration for Scottish Hockey bosses. The men won all three games against Ireland in Antrim in their mini-series and the women edged...

Cricket president mourned

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Members of Holy Cross Academicals Cricket Club are mourning the death of their much loved President Mahmood Din. The club, based at Arboretum Playing Fields in Inverleith recently celebrated its 70th anniversary. Mahmood was...

Match Report: Hibs take three points with win over Hearts

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An action packed SWPL1 Edinburgh derby at Tynecastle had the 3508 fans present on the edge of their seats till the final whistle in a fascinating fixture as Hearts went looking for revenge against...

Accies man in as Scotland coach

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Former international, Chris Duncan, is the new head coach of Scotland's senior women's side with a three-year contract starting on January 1. The 30-year-old steps-up from being interim head coach at the recent FIH World...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Benetton, United Rugby Championship

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Round 7 of the United Rugby Championship saw Benetton returning to the DAM Health Stadium to play an Edinburgh side looking to continue their current winning streak in the league. Benetton, for their part,...

The Royal Regiment of Scotland (SCOTS) Regimental Boxing Event

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Last night, Thursday the 18 November 2021, at the Oriam Sports Performance Centre Edinburgh, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (SCOTS) held their Regimental Boxing Event. This was an internal competition where boxers from four...

Rugby, Scotland Women v Japan Women, Autumn International

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Sakura (Japan) XV were the visitors to play Scotland's women in their, one-match, Autumn 'series' at the DAM Health Stadium in Edinburgh. The Scots were looking for their third consecutive International win this year,...

A shop window for table tennis at Ocean Terminal

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Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre has a new reason to visit - shoppers now have the opportunity to pick up a bat and play some table tennis. The new Pop in & Play venue has...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Bulls, United Rugby Championship

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Another South African side on the bounce were Edinburgh Rugby's Round Four opponents in the 2021 United Rugby Championship as the Vodacom Bulls lined up to try and do what the Stormers had failed...

Ice hockey – Cameron: the hard work starts here

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Glasgow Clan head coach Malcolm Cameron (picture from Glasgow Clan) has revealed that his new-look squad will begin to arrive in the next few days. He added: “Now we can focus on doing what needs...

Linlithgow Paddlers throw heart and soul into Canal Challenge

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This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Forth & Clyde Canal re-opening as part of the £83.4m Millennium Link Project, one of the largest canal restoration projects ever to take place in Britain. In...

Speedway – Monarchs v Tigers times two

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What the Fork Monarchs and Glasgow Tigers meet in two of their biggest meetings on successive nights at Armadale this weekend, the Knockout Cup, semi-final, second-leg on Friday (7.30pm), and the SGB Championship play-off,...

Rugby – Edinburgh Rugby v DHL Stormers, United Rugby Championship

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For Round 3 of the inaugural United Rugby Championship, South African Side, DHL Stormers were the visitors to Edinburgh Rugby's DAM Health Stadium on Saturday evening. With both sides coming off the back of...

Speedway – Monarchs v Redcar postponed

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Berwick Bandits whizz-kid Leon Flint (pictured) was due to come in for silverware-chasing Edinburgh Monarchs to face Redcar Bears in the first-leg of the SGB Championship play-off, quarter-final tonight (Friday, tapes-up 7.30pm) at Armadale...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Scarlets, United Rugby Championship

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With a newly named stadium and a new Championship in the offing, Edinburgh Rugby welcomed Scarlets to the Dam Health Stadium for the opening round of the United Rugby Championship. Right from the off it...

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