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British heavyweights could rule the world

Yesterday evening a second British heavyweight claimed a world championship. Anthony Joshua (pictured highest) barely broke a sweat as he ruthlessly disposed of seemingly dangerous American International Boxing Federation (IBF) champion Charles Martin. With this victory British heavyweights now hold two of the four world boxing championships, with Tyson Fury (pictured second highest) only retaining one of the three belts

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Women’s Futsal reaches BUCs quarter finals in 1st year

(Photo: Scottish Student Sport) by Jack Mallon In a truly remarkable outcome, after only three years at this university the sport of Futsal now has two national title winning teams from Stirling. In a follow up to their male counterparts, Stirling women’s futsal won the Scottish Universities Championship earlier this year in Livingston. This means that they progressed to the

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Murdoch dominates at Scottish nationals

Photo: http://www.bbc.co.uk By Jack Mallon As the year closes out Ross Murdoch added even more accolades to his growing pile. At the Scottish National Short Course Swimming Championships in Edinburgh, Murdoch set two new Scottish breaststroke records and won three gold medals. This year has already proven ground-breaking for the Stirling University swimming scholar, with his first medal at a

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Interview with Sir Jackie Stewart

by Jack Mallon Now it might seem ironic to see someone like Sir Jackie Stewart giving an inspirational speech on education at a university. The three-time Formula One world champion left school at 15 without many formal qualifications, due to his undiagnosed dyslexia. However, in an interview with Brig, Stewart made in clear why he makes such an effort to

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