Ice Hockey – Dobron under scrutiny by discipline bosses

Edinburgh Capitals’ player/coach Michal Dobron is under review by the Department of Player Safety (DOPS) after receiving a match penalty in Sunday’s home defeat by Fife Flyers. The decision on the slew footing penalty is expected on Wednesday afternoon and could impact on this weekend’s fixtures. Edinburgh, who remain bottom of the ten-strong More...

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By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Ice hockey – Hand inducted to Ice Hockey Hall of Fame

Tony Hand has been inducted into the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Hall of Fame. The Edinburgh-born former player and coach will receive the Richard “Bibi” Torriani Award for an outstanding career More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Hockey – Scots Players Named in GB Women’s Senior Programme

Three Scotland Internationals selected for GB senior women’s programme (Press release courtesy of Scottish Hockey) Scottish Hockey is delighted to announce that three current Scottish Internationals – Amy More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Women’s Basketball – Lewis warns Pride as Mystics come calling

Robyn Lewis hopes Caledonia Pride can build on their previous performance when Manchester Mystics visit The Oriam on Saturday (1pm) in their latest Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) clash. The inspirational More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Hockey – Crocked Grassick named in Olympic hockey programme

Edinburgh-born Chris Grassick and Alan Forsyth from Paisley have been named in a 27-man field hockey squad for the new Olympic cycle. The squad has an average age of 25 as coach Bobby Crutchley relaunches his team More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Hibs to face Gala Fairydean Rovers at the 3G Arena, Netherdale tomorrow

Hibs are sending a strong development team to play Lowland League side Gala Fairydean Rovers in a friendly at the 3G Arena, Netherdale tomorrow evening. The game is set to kick off at 7.30pm with reduced prices More...

By John Preece On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Rugby – Murrayfield Wanderers v Hillhead-Jordanhill, BT Women’s Premier League

Wandies take third consecutive League title It was ‘Winner takes all’ on Sunday as Murrayfield Wanderers and Hillhead-Jordanhill faced off at BT Murrayfield’s 4G pitch for the honour of being More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Otso Virtanen joins Finnish side KuPS Kuopio FC

Otso Virtanen has left Hibs to join Finnish side KuPS Kuopio Football Club. Alan Stubbs signed the 22 year old last season. He made his debut as a substitute in the Club’s William Hill Scottish Cup Quarter More...

By Nigel Duncan On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Hockey – Forsyth pleased with performance against Russia

Challenge: Scotland (men) 1, Russia 2 (match played in Barcelona) Scotland’s senior men were beaten 2-1 by a late goal in their first of three test matches against Russia in Barcelona as they kick-start the More...

By Nigel Duncan On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Ice Hockey – Carlo strikes to crush Capitals

Elite League: Edinburgh Capitals 3, Fife Flyers 4 Carlo Finucci claimed a late game-winner as Fife Flyers edged bottom club Edinburgh Capitals 4-3 at Murrayfield. Capitals were 3-1 down after 29 seconds of the final More...