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TNSPOTY Runner-up: Olly Walker

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Lucy Brogden and James Sproston were on-hand to talk to Olly Walker, the NUAFC president that came 4th in our TNSPOTY...

TNSPOTY Runner-up: Ben Smith

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Lucy Brogden spoke to Ben Smith to get his view on why he placed 5th in our TNSPOTY...

TNSPOTY Runner-up: Jack White

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The Courier's James Sproston spoke to longest-serving Newcastle University Sepak Takraw member, Jack White, about his sixth place in our TNSPOTY...

The real sports personality of the year

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Whilst we've been deciding who should take the TNSPOTY crown this year, our reporters have taken a look at the 16 candidates for the BBC's prestigious award...

Princesses are kings of the court

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Two intramural heavyweights locked horns as an understrength SHOoters side took on an improving Polo Princesses team...

The Courier’s ‘Team Newcastle Sports Personality of the Year’: Nominations

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Here's our final shortlist for our Sports Personality of the Year. Good luck to everyone nominated!...

Title deciders: better late than never

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After Nico Rosberg dramatically sealed the F1 Championship over Lewis Hamilton in the final race of the season, Harry Webb, James Sproston, Lily Earnshaw, Tom Shrimplin and Oliver...

Sporting returns: back for good?

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Steve McClaren’s return to Derby for the fourth time inspires us to take a look at the best and worst sporting returns. Sophie Chapman, Tom Harrow-Smith, Tom Cox, Bradley...

Newcastle retain Clash crown after sensational finale

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Newcastle clinched the Clash of the Titans crown in dramatic fashion for the second year running, after a last minute try snatched the title away from Northumbria. The win also...

Hot cross pun: An Egg-cellent Easter of sport

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Excuse the puns: the Courier Editors don't get paid to be funny (they don't get paid at all)....