Tag: Sports

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“It’s such a big deal” – The Salford BJJ gym backed by a sporting icon

© John Lamonica, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons 10-time Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world champion, Roger Gracie will conduct […]

“We’ve got some really decent 50/50 fights”- Boxing returns to Salford as the AJ Bell Arena hosts local fight night

“We’ve got some really decent 50/50 fights”- Boxing returns to Salford as the AJ Bell Arena hosts local fight night

A boxing promoter in Salford says he is excited by the return of boxing to the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday night.

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“It’ll go towards making sure no child is left out” – Ordsall soldier runs ultramarathon to raise money for hometown junior football club

A soldier is running 50 miles to make sure young Ordsall footballers can enjoy the same opportunities he had as […]

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Salford University Cricket team finally play their first match

Cricket at Salford University has been revived with the team playing its first match for several years this week. After […]

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Salford boxer struck by tragedy prepares for professional boxing debut

Salford boxer Jake ‘Jumbo’ Andrews will make his eagerly awaited professional debut next month. Fighting out of Team Greaves in […]

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“It’s a sport that has taken off this year” – Skating in Salford is on a rise

Image credit: Brett Davies photographed by Owen Peters Skateboard sales have ramped up in Salford as people beat the lockdown boredom. […]