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Staffordshire University’s Rugby Union Men’s 1st team booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Midlands Conference Cup with a comprehensive 22-0 victory over University of Warwick’s 2nds at the Sir Stanley Matthews Sports Centre.

It was revenge for Staffs, who lost 31-0 to Warwick in the league earlier this season, as they became the first side to defeat the Midlands 2A league leaders.

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Former Stoke City defender Alan Dodd believes current skipper Ryan Shawcross deserves an England call-up.

Dodd, 58, who made 372 appearances for Stoke, says Shawcross has been a model of consistency since the Potters were promoted to the Premiership.

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Port Vale player-coach Gareth Owen said he is delighted to represent League Two after being voted onto the PFA management committee.

The 29-year-old is eager to get involved and will join a select group of players from all four divisions, including Everton captain Phil Neville, Fulham’s Brede Hangeland and Blackburn striker Jason Roberts.

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A racehorse part-owned by a Staffordshire University student’s mother could be running at next year’’s Cheltenham Festival.

Everyl Madell, whose son Calum studies Sports Journalism at Staffs, has a stake in Magnifique Etoile, trained by Charlie Longsdon.

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Badminton players from Staffordshire University made their mark at the British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) Badminton Championships at the weekend.

While no Staffs players fought through to the second day of the two-day event, there were still some notable performances.

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Staffordshire University Men’s Hockey 2nds are determined to bounce back after suffering their worst-ever defeat.

They went down 23-1 away to Wolverhampton University 1sts, who included an England international and several National League players in their ranks.

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Former Stoke City winger and Republic of Ireland international Terry Conroy is delighted his nation has qualified for the European Championships next summer.

Conroy, 65, says qualification is a great boost for the Irish people in troubled economic times – and believes Ireland could be the surprise package in Poland and the Ukraine

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