Beckett BUCS Match Report

Women’s Netball 1st teamLeeds Beckett vs Manchester Wednesday saw some new additions to the women’s netball team play for the first time this season. Lydia Walker, who has successfully made it into the 1st team despite being a fresher played in her debut game at this week’s BUCS, as well as Natalie Haythornthwaite who used …

Match of the Week: A knock out boxing event

        This week, Match of the Week headed to a different venue than Carnegie. If you hadn’t heard (or seen the many posters around campus), yesterday was the Boxing Varsity at Oceana, hosted by Voodoo Events. The event saw Leeds Met boxers and thai boxers compete with fighters from York and Bradford …

Match of the Week: Semi-finals

        This week saw a number of teams playing in the BUCS semi-finals, hoping to make it through to the BUCS Big Wednesday, which is now less than two weeks away. Following on from their success at the BUCS Gatorade Nationals, the badminton team continued to dominate their opposition, with both the …

Arsenal Vs Bayern 2013 (3-1)

    Peep Peep Peeeeep! The sound that echoed through 60,000 ears, to Signal Arsenal’s dreams of obtaining a trophy since 2005 whistled across the Emirates last night. With team morale down after the fifth-round defeat at home to underdog Championship side Blackburn Rovers, left the North London side with a storm of criticism. While …

Football’s Dirty Secret; Europol Slam Elite Players as Cheats

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xleOa3CzyoM Investigators from the European Policing authority, Europol, have claimed that they have uncovered a huge organised crime cartel which facilitated corrupt betting in Asia by match-fixing elite European football games across the continent. The vast betting-ring involved 680 matches and 425 individuals, including players and officials, making it the biggest organised sporting crime ring …