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Sweden V Denmark - 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship

What’s Next for Hockey in Denmark?

When Danish goalie Georg Sorensen stopped Switzerland’s Noah Rod in a shootout during the round robin at the 2015 World Junior Hockey Championships, it marked a historic day for hockey in Denmark. For the first time in 16 world junior games, the Danes had won, and became the darlings of the tournament in the process. The players and the coaches…

Sepp Blatter

FIFA: A Winter World Cup Woe

On Tuesday 24th February, members of the FIFA Task Force met in Doha to discuss the possibility of moving the prestigious World Cup from its June and July spot to the winter months. This meeting followed a six month consultation and it was announced that the likelihood of the tournament being moved to the winter is high. A final decision…

dagenham and redbridge

Sky Bet League Two Review: 27th January 2015

Two fixtures took place on a cold Tuesday night in League 2, with 15th placed Accrington Stanley hosting play-off hopefuls Bury, whilst relegation threatened Dagenham and Redbridge travelled to FA Cup 4th round participants Cambridge United. I begin at the Crown Ground where Accrington Stanley were the home side against an in form Bury side. Bury, regardless of their result,…

accrington stanley

League 2 Preview: 27th January 2015

This Tuesday night there are two fixtures in the Sky Bet League 2, involving a side sitting in the relegation zone and a team pushing up and currently sitting in the playoffs. I begin with the side in the drop zone. Dagenham and Redbridge sit in 23rd, 8 points clear of bottom club Hartlepool, and travel to Abbey Stadium to…

The Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour - Italy

How to Survive Rugby World Cup Year

Welcome to 2015. Happy New Year to all of you; here’s hoping your resolutions are still intact. For rugby fans – or addicts, whatever – it’s not just another year. It’s a Rugby World Cup Year and even though kick-off to the big tournament is still 8 months away our sport’s showpiece event is weighing heavily on our minds. There…

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