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‘New Meadowbank build’ contractor close to being appointed

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Next week councillors are set to appoint a contractor to deliver a new state-of-art Meadowbank Sports Centre for Edinburgh. It has been designed to meet the current and future needs of the local community...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Cheetahs, Guinness PRO14

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Second bonus-point win in succession for Edinburgh at home.South Africa's Toyota Cheetahs made their long haul flight to the capital to face an Edinburgh Rugby side who had shown they could dig deep, by...

Netball – Linlithgow Flyers Netball Club’s ‘Festival of Netball’

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Charities win at Netball FestivalLinlithgow Flyers Netball Club held a 'Festival of Netball' last Saturday with the aim of supporting two local charities. Nine teams were involved in the day – Linlithgow Flyers (Pink, Blue...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Benetton, Guinness PRO14

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Edinburgh squeak home for the winItaly's Benetton were the visitors to BT Murrayfield for the Guinness PRO14's fifth round match in Conference 'B'. Edinburgh were coming off the back of a confidence sapping loss...

Caledonia Pride sign Cameroon International for 2018-19 Season

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Tia Weledji to play Pro Basketball for Scots' side Caledonia Pride are pleased to announce the signing of Princeton Tiger and Cameroon International Tia Weledji to Scotland’s female professional basketball team for the 2018-19 season....

Susie Wolff MBE Honoured in Crystal Glass at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

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Spectacular New Portrait of Scots F1 Driver at the National Galleries of ScotlandSusie Wolff MBE has been captured in a striking new portrait, which goes on display at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery this...

‘Mass Serve’ launches Craiglockhart’s Festival of Tennis

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New courts welcomed in with Exhibition tennis and drop-in taster sessionsEdinburgh Leisure’s flagship tennis facility at Craiglockhart has been set up with six new outdoor tennis courts, having secured funding from Tennis Scotland and...

Rugby – Stewarts Melville v Glasgow Accies, Tennent’s National League 2

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Stew Mel come from behind for dominant victory.Match report courtesy of Kevin Murchie, Stewarts Melville RFC As Ziggy once said regarding some ch-ch-ch-changes, ‘I watch the ripples change their size but never leave the stream’....

Junior 1872 Cup Contests for Scottish Rugby Academy sides

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Age-grades align with Pro14 clubsThe best young players from the east and west of Scotland will be aligned to the nation’s two professional clubs, Edinburgh and Glasgow Warriors, in a series of age-grade fixtures...

Rugby – Edinburgh v Connacht, Guinness PRO14

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Edinburgh beat Connacht for first win of the season.Despite coming off the back of two away defeats in the 2018-19 Guinness PRO12, Edinburgh were starting to look good as Cockerill's new shape squad were...

Three year sponsorship deal for Scotland Women’s Rugby

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SP Energy Networks sign up as the new sponsor of the Scotland Women's rugby squad. The electricity network company’s distinctive green logo will feature on the front of the Scotland Women home and alternate strips...

New CEO for Six Nations Rugby Ltd

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Former National Basketball Association MD, Benjamin Morel, appointed. The Six Nations Council today announced the appointment of Benjamin Morel as Chief Executive Officer of Six Nations Rugby Ltd. Following an extensive and robust search and selection...

Rugby League – Edinburgh Eagles v Wallsend Eagles, North-east RL Cup Final

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Eagles lose to Eagles at FalconsLast Saturday, on another warm and sunny day at Kingston Park – home of Newcastle Falcons - Edinburgh Eagles met current North East Rugby League champions, Wallsend Eagles, in the final...

Hockey – Scotland v USA – The Atlantic Series, Match 3

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Honours even as both sides chased the winThe three match 'Atlantic Series' finished all square as Scotland and USA drew the third match after winning one match apiece going into, what could have been,...

Hockey – Scotland v USA – The Atlantic Series, Match 2

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USA square series with win in Match 2USA contained Scotland's men on Monday night as they won the second match in the series of three to take it to a decider on Wednesday. The first...

Junk Art Challenge launched by Young Scot

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Aspiring young artists are being challenged to take part in an ambitious art project to design three sculptures made of recycled materials.The sculptures will be showcased at the Year of Young People 2018 space...

Hockey – Scotland v USA – The Atlantic Series, Match 1

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Scotland take series openerDubbed 'The Atlantic Series', Scotland and USA played the first of their three match series in Glasgow with the Scots making a successful start with a win. They were made to work...

2018 Hopetoun House Horse Trials

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Dry and sunny weather ensures good turnout for event's returnHopetoun House ran their first Horse Trials for a couple of years over the weekend. Looking to kick-start, what had been, a regular International event, Hopetoun...

Ice hockey – Boyd first for Racers

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Callum Boyd is the first player to be confirmed by new Scottish National League side Murrayfield Racers.The Ayr-based forward plans to move to the East to play for the team being formed by Murrayfield...

Football – Ikpeazu will set Hearts racing

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Uche Ikpeazu is the rampaging striker who has set his sights high, which is why the 23-year-old Londoner moved from League Two side Cambridge United to Scottish Premiership side Hearts last month.He agreed a...

Rugby League – Strathmore Silverbacks v Edinburgh Eagles

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Eagles lift Scottish Title on aggregate scoreEdinburgh Eagles were crowned Scotland Rugby Leagues National Champions for 2018 on Saturday following an aggregate win against Strathmore Silverbacks avenging last season’s final defeat against the same...

Hockey – Scotland v Italy – ‘The Italian Series’, Match 3

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Scotland secure series 2-1 with penalty shoot-out winWith 'The Italian Series' standing at one match each, Scotland's women kept their supporters on the edge of their seats as they took the third match –...

Hockey – Scotland v Italy – ‘The Italian Series’, Match 2

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Italy level series with a win in GlasgowThe second match in 'The Italian Series' was played earlier today and the visitors from Italy were looking for a win to even the score after Wednesday's...

Hockey – Scotland v Italy – ‘The Italian Series’, Match 1

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Scots open 'The Italian Series' with a closely contested winScotland's women began their second three-match series in Glasgow with a closely fought victory over World Cup-bound Italy. Coming into the first match off the...

Hockey – Scotland v Ireland – ‘The Celtic Series’, Match 3

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Ireland hand out 3-0 whitewash to Scots in GlasgowIreland saw off a determined Scots side to win all three matches in 'The Celtic Series' at the National Hockey Centre in Glasgow. Taking the series...

Hockey – Scotland v Ireland – ‘The Celtic Series’, Match 2

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Ireland turn up the wick for Match 2Already a game down to Ireland in The Celtic Series, Scotland fielded a few more of their more experienced players for Match 2 in the three match...

Hockey – Scotland v Ireland – ‘The Celtic Series’, Match 1

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Dominant Ireland go one-up in The Celtic Series.Scotland's and Ireland's women played the first of three matches at the National Hockey Centre in Glasgow on Thursday night, with Scotland playing under 'new management' following...

Plans for New 7800-seater Stadium Announced by Scottish Rugby

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Scottish Rugby announces plans for new stadium in grounds of BT MurrayfieldScottish Rugby has today announced it has applied for planning permission to install a new playing venue in the grounds of BT Murrayfield,...

New Club Branding Takes Edinburgh Back to its Roots

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A new brand identity has been launched by Edinburgh Rugby that the club feels better reflects the city’s long and proud rugby heritage, whilst signalling a new chapter for the club in the modern...

Hockey – EuroHockey Club Challenge 1- Women

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Braxgata sweep the boards, but Edinburgh gain promotionThe fourth and final day of competition at Peffermill dawned bright and sunny – again! Still, shouldn't complain..... First teams on to the bright, blue pitch were Swansea...
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