Sport



Formula E: an eco challenger for the motorsport throne

23rd October 2019

Euan FindlayWriter As Formula 1 stagnates, Euan Findlay introduces you to the home of sustainable racing. In the far-off land of the motorsport kingdom, there has long been a permanent ruler. A king with such a historic claim to the throne that no one would dare challenge. The king’s name? Formula 1. For almost 70 ...


Glasgow City prepare to take on Brøndby IF

16th October 2019

Max KellyTravel Editor Scott Booth’s side look to make history against the Danish champions. Glasgow City FC face reigning Danish champions Brøndby IF in the last 16 of the 2019-20 Women’s Champions League this evening. They come into the tie in good form, after head coach Scott Booth described his side as “different class” following ...


Red card for conduct in sports media

16th October 2019

Jamie ByrneWriter Jamie Byrne examines the responsibility that sports media has to take in dividing the personal from the sensational. Accessing sporting news has never been easier, with 24-hour channels and radio shows dedicated to telling us what’s going on, who’s injured, who’s the next coach to get sacked, and who’s going to win at ...


O Flower of Scotland, when will we see you at an international tournament?

13th October 2019

Max FergusonWriter After another drab performance in a major tournament qualifier, Max Ferguson examines just what went wrong this time out for Scotland in Moscow. Scotland’s hopes for qualification to Euro 2020 via the traditional group stages were obliterated by Russia, who scored four times in the second half to heap even more misery onto ...


Rugby World Cup: Scotland run over Russia with nine tries

11th October 2019

Alexandra BullardWriter All eyes turn to Japan showdown after comprehensive win for the Scots. As if the 34-0 victory over Samoa wasn’t enough, the Scotland squad returned to boost our World Cup hopes that should perhaps be soundtracked by Scotland the Brave. The boys in blue got the job done once again with minimum fuss, ...


A tale of one city: contrasting European nights for Glaswegian giants

8th October 2019

Max FergusonWriter Rangers left empty-handed in Bern while Celtic take revenge against CFR Cluj Glasgow suffered mixed fortunes during a rainy Thursday evening. Celtic took revenge against CFR Cluj, exorcising the demons of their Champions League qualification by beating the Romanian champions 2-0 at Celtic Park – whilst Rangers, playing away in Bern, lost against ...


Scotland bounce back emphatically with bonus point victory against Samoa

5th October 2019

Jamie ByrneWriter After a much-needed bounce-back victory following their abject defeat to Ireland, Jamie Byrne looks at how Scotland achieved their emphatic 34-0 win over Samoa. With Scotland receiving a scathing judgement after a dismal performance against Ireland last week, it was going to take a hell of a lot to put a smile back ...


Scotland fall miserably at first hurdle against Ireland

28th September 2019

Jamie ByrneWriter With the worst possible start to Scotland’s Rugby World Cup campaign out in Japan, Jamie Byrne takes apart just what went wrong in Yokohama. The International Stadium of Yokohama was to be the host of what would be a totally contrasting display between the two sides, both that were going into the match ...


Yes, eSports are sports – and here’s why

20th September 2019

Katrina WilliamsDeputy Culture Editor – Books From Warcraft to Overwatch, eSports has grown into a global phenomenon. Up until recently, bringing up eSports in any sort of sports-related discussion would be considered a mockery by the masses. However, as the popularity of eSports rises worldwide – with the industry making over $900 million in revenue ...


Don’t stay on the sidelines

17th September 2019

Andrew QuinnDeputy Editor-in-Chief Glasgow University is not particularly well-known for its great sports facilities or clubs. Instead, it is famous for being one of the ancient Scottish universities, and many believe that it has a real focus on the arts. However, the abundance of opportunities to play sport is one of Glasgow University’s strongest assets. ...