York Sport Column

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Sports Shorts

BDLA announcement The successful applicants for this year’s BUCS Deloitte Leadership Academy (BDLA) have been announced, which includes 14 students…

Tales from the 22

As the cold months set in, a front of particularly inclement weather has drenched York. Plus ça change, if we’re being…

From the Sideline

The recent Test series against Pakistan taught me a multitude of things. Firstly, Alistair Cook’s concentration is as marvellous as…

World in Union

New Zealand undoubtedly stole the show at this year’s World Cup, returning the Haka to our hearts, Ma’a Nonu to the…

Sam Asfahani: A word from your President

York sport is all of our sports clubs, our members and our York Sport Committee. We’re here to make sure anyone at York can play any standard of sport they wish too. And although that isn’t an easy task, we do have 57 sports clubs available to our students, making us one of the largest athletic unions in the country

Humdrum final round spoils 150th Open Championship

Louis Oosthuizen might have been a worthy champion at St. Andrews last weekend, but a dull final round wasn’t what the Open Championship deserved in its 150th year, writes Sam Morgan

Tiger Woods or Golf – where does the power lie?

Sam Morgan argues that the Tiger Woods scandal strikes right at the heart of golf, confirming that the 18-time Major winner has become bigger than the game itself

England should welcome foreign imports with open arms

Kieswetter’s success shows that foreign players are a good thing for the England cricket team, Henry Cowen argues

Emily Scott

Emily Scott announces the new plans for Varsity at the end of February

Dropping Pietersen would boost his England career

Kevin Pietersen’s Test career has stalled and would only be reignited if he lost his place in the England team

We can blame a lot of things on York Sport, the weather is not one of them

Photograph by Sam Newsome It is frustrating that this year’s College League Competition has been so badly affected by weather.…