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Hockey: Indoor champs Inverleith eyeing great outdoors

Stuart Neave is now fully concentrated on lifting his Inverleith squad off the bottom of hockey’s Division One.

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Great Britain skip Eve Muirhead

It’s all about Eve as curlers face the stones of destiny

It’s all about Eve as Great Britain’s search for a record fifth Winter Olympic medal comes down to today’s women’s curling semi-final.

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Elise Christie has revealed she sometimes hates her chosen sport

Elise Christie considering move into long track speed skating

Elise Christie isn’t done yet with the Olympics – indeed she wants to target a medal in two sports in Beijing.

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Eve Muirhead led Great Britain to a superb victory over world champions Canada

Eve Muirhead thriving under pressure as GB make last four

Eve Muirhead secured herself a place in the Winter Olympics curling semi-finals – and a guaranteed match for a medal – with a brilliant 6-5 victory over Canadian world champion Rachel Homan.

Muirhead’s British rink, including Vicki Adams, Lauren Gray and Anna Sloan, now face Sweden on Friday for a place in the gold medal match.

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Great Britain's Elise Christie trips at the start of the Ladies' Short Track Speed Skating 1000m Heat 5. Picture; PA

Elise Christie ‘thankful’ for support following Olympics heartbreak

Team GB speed skater Elise Christie has thanked her supporters on social media following her difficult Winter Olympics.

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Elise Christie shows her disappointment as her chances of Olympic glory disappeared for another four years. Pic: Getty

Elise Christie: I’ll bring gold home to fans at next Games

You’ve got to give it to Elise Christie, she doesn’t do things by half measures.

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Murray Buchan

Skier Murray Buchan ‘disappointed to go so close’ in PyeongChang

Once the initial disappointment had passed, Murray Buchan predicted he would be able to look back on his PyeongChang adventure full of pride.

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Craig MacGillivray shows off the East of Scotland Snooker Championship trophy. Pic: Greg Macvean

Snooker: Craig MacGillivray chalks up second East of Scotland Snooker title

Craig MacGillivray produced a dominant performance in a 5-1 victory over defending champion Robert Carlisle to win his second East of Scotland Snooker Championship title.

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Hamish McKnight. Picture: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Meet the Hillend coach who helped secure a historic bronze for Team GB

HE trained on the dry slopes of Hillend as a youngster.

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Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Youth football, tennis, swimming

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Youth football, tennis, swimming

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport in the Evening News, only at your newsagent on Tuesday.

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Call to scrap ‘sport tax’ plan amid fears for future of grassroots facilities

The Scottish Government is being urged to abandon plans for a so-called “sport tax” amid fears grassroots facilities like tennis courts and community centres face the axe or massive bills.

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Elise Christie receives treatment before being stretchered off after crashing in Saturday's 1500m semi-final

Olympian Elise in icy blast to critics after second crash

THE last four years of Elise Christie’s Winter Olympics career have been dominated by controversy, agony and despair.

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Elise Christie is due to race in the 1000m heats on Tuesday. Pic: SNS

Elise Christie races against clock to be fit for 1000m heats

Elise Christie got back on the bike yesterday – literally.

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Robert Carlisle

Carlisle faces MacGillivray for East of Scotland snooker title

Defending champion Robert Carlisle and former professional Craig MacGillivray will go head-to-head tonight in the final of the 2018 East of Scotland Snooker Championship in the Bert Demarco Matchroom at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange.

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Bruce Mouat

Bruce Mouat comes of age as he wins first senior curling title

Capital curler Bruce Mouat has reached another significant milestone after landing his first Scottish men’s title at the Dewars Centre in Perth.

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Elise Christie has put the heartache of Tuesday's 500m final behind her and has her sights set on a medal. Pic: PA

Legends’ messages help Elise Christie get back up of floor

Elise Christie insists she’s put aside her Olympic heartache – with a little help from two of her sporting heroes.

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Team Scotland's diver James Heatly during a photocall at Kelvingrove Art Gallery

James Heatly aims to honour ‘trailblazing’ grandfather on Gold Coast

Diver James Heatly hopes to honour the memory of his late grandfather by keeping up their family’s medal-winning Commonwealth Games tradition.

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Elise Christie is left down and out in the 500m final

Elise Christie: I got caught and that just sucks

No-one could begrudge Elise Christie for asking ‘why always me?’ Another Olympic final. Another medal chance slipped away. And yet more tears.

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Musselburgh racing tips: Be a So Satisfied customer

Musselburgh racing tips: Be a So Satisfied customer

So Satisfied has a sound record at Musselburgh and can leave punters purring with delight by winning there on Wednesday.

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Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Squash, table tennis, athletics

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport: Squash, table tennis, athletics

Bill Lothian’s Community Sport in the Evening News, only at your newsagent on Tuesday.

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