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Game of Truce Commemorative Match

Team Army is proud to support and be part of the commemorative and deeply symbolic Game of Truce being re-enacted at Aldershot FC on 17th Dec.  Watched by a host of military personnel, sporting stars, including Sir Bobby Charlton, political figures and fans, the British Army will take on the soldiers of the German Bundeswehr

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Lapasset Welcomes Olympic Agenda 2020 Approval

World Rugby President Bernard Lapasset welcomes the approval by the IOC membership at the 127th IOC Session in Monaco of the 40 recommendations that comprise Olympic Agenda 2020, a strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. Lapasset said: “This is a significant moment for the Olympic Movement and World Rugby is delighted to

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Major Changes in Women’s Rugby

Major changes are afoot within the management of Women’s and 7’s rugby in the IRFU.  Sport for Business has reported that they have seen an email sent last night from Head of Performance David Nucifora which confirms that Jon Skurr has left his position as manager of the Women’s 7’s team with immediate effect.  The

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British Army Sports Awards 2014

The finest sportsmen and women in the Army have been recognised at a glittering awards ceremony held in the historic Guildhall in the City of London. Recognition of Olympic, Paralympic, and Commonwealth Games success was matched by awards for team of the year, officials, unsung heroes, rising stars, and a special lifetime achievement award. The

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Girls dominate Lancashire programme

Nine girls aged between 15 and 18 have been selected on Lancashire’s emerging players programme for 2015.  Along with seven boys, Georgia Holmes, Nalisha Patel, Rachel Dickinson, Hannah Jones, Eleanor Threlkeld, Shachi Pai, Laura Jackson, Erin Staunton-Turner and Lucy Staunton-Turner have all impressed during different programmes at Emirates Old Trafford. The 16 players will now

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Rugby World Cup winners awarded Freedom of Rugby

Rugby Borough Councillors have awarded World Cup winners England Women the Freedom of the Borough, in recognition of their outstanding achievement in winning the 2014 Rugby World Cup in France. A special ceremony to honour the team was held at Rugby Town Hall, followed by a civic reception. Freedom of the Borough of Rugby is the

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Wales to replace Malawi as England’s opposition in Liverpool

England Netball have announced that due to unforeseen circumstances with visa issues, Malawi are unable to fulfill their opening fixture of the proposed three match Series in Liverpool this Sunday.  Following this news, England Netball confirmed that Wales will now be taking on England in a full international while the England ‘A’ side will face off against

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Charlotte Dujardin is BT Sport’s Action Woman of the Year 2014

Dressage superstar Charlotte Dujardin has been voted BT Sport’s Action Woman of the Year after a sensational 2014 which saw her become a double World Champion.  Dujardin, and her fabulous horse Valegro, won gold in the freestyle and special events at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, making her the first British equestrian rider to simultaneously

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