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Football

Doubters to Believers – Klopp’s Transformation of Liverpool

"I am the normal one", said a beaming Jurgen Klopp in his inaugural press conference as the Liverpool manager in, remarkably, October 2015. At...

Can Rangers stop Celtic’s 10-in-a-row ambitions?

As the Scottish Premiership season was officially ended last month and Celtic crowned champions for the ninth season in a row (a feat only...

Cricket

Summer Awakening – Test Cricket Returns

Cricket, in its highest and most glorious format - test cricket - will soon be...

Finally! England crack the ODI enigma to reach cricketing nirvana

The 9th March 2015 will be a date forever inextricably seared into my memory. I...

Preview: Cricket World Cup 2019

There is surely nothing more quintessentially English than a spot of cricket on a warm...

Rugby

City and Saracens: How much is too much?

At first they just started out as innocent rumours. “City out”, “City banned” whispered their...

Jones steals the show as Saints trounce Dundee

  A remarkable five-try performance from inside-centre Emily Jones saw the St Andrews Women’s Rugby 1stXV...

Saints hold on for thrilling final game triumph

Looking out of the window as I am writing, the skies are leaden and the...
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Hockey

Saints sunk by opportunistic Aberdeen

Conditions may have been perfect, the sky may have been completely cloudless, yet the St Andrews men's hockey 1st XI were unable to live...

Saints storm to Cup success in rout

St Andrews University Men’s 1st XI lined up against Dundee in the BUCS Conference Cup final. Having already dispatched Abertay, Robert Gordon and Edinburgh...

Saints grind out priceless victory in relegation dogfight

The women’s hockey team’s most recent fixture was a must-win match against Edinburgh’s second team. In fifth place in the Scottish BUCS first league,...

Womens Hockey Firsts Snatch Late Victory

The Women’s Hockey first XI play in two leagues this season: the BUCS League during the week and the National League Division 2 at...

Saints Remain Top After Dundee Demolition

One-sided matches are often a subject of conflict for a sports fan. Devastating should one’s team be drubbed, and yet the elation one might...

Lacrosse

Other sports

Should we be supporting our university teams more?

Early on during my illustrious career as a Saint Sports writer, while still naïve in the world of university sport, I was tasked with...

Bursting the bubble

Volleyball