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The Sports Archives – England Women’s Cricket Players In Life Changing Tournament Win

By NAPARAZZI – Southern Stars vs West Indies women’s cricket, CC BY-SA 2.0, Link England’s nine run victory over India at Lords in the Women’s World Cup final last weekend was a fantastic achievement for the side and will herald … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Brief history of the 6 Nations!

The Six Nations is the biggest annual tournament for rugby fans of the nations that take part. Six countries – Scotland, Wales, England, Ireland, Italy and France – battle it out to be crowned champion when it is held in … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – History of the Six Nations Rugby Tournament

The Six Nations – currently known as the RBS Six Nations – is one of the biggest international rugby events of the year. This annual tournament features six national sides: England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Italy and France. It takes place early in … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – History of the Six Nations Championship!

The Six Nations championship represents the pinnacle of rugby in Europe and, though it only became the Six Nations in 2000 when Italy joined England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales in the tournament to decide Europe’s top international side, its … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The UK’s Most Famous Stadia!

From Wembley to Old Trafford, we take a look at the United Kingdom’s most famous stadia. Great Britain has a well-established sports culture, and many long-standing sporting events are held regularly throughout the country. As a result, some sports venues … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – What Do You Know About Rugby?

If you’re not an avid rugby fan, this world of predominantly stocky men with thighs made of concrete might conjure up images of Gavin Henson, famed for his overly orange tan and a penchant for sculpted eyebrows. Or perhaps Gareth … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives Greatest Moments – Pele and Brazil 1958 World Cup Victory

Pele was Brazil and Brazil was Pele.  During the 1958 World Cup Tournament which Brazil won, Pele lead all Brazil scorers with 6 goals and all of which came in the knockout round.  He scored 1 against Wales in the … Continue reading

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