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Varsity 2013

Portsmouth women's tennis achieve victory

University of Portsmouth 1st 2
University of Southampton 1st 0

The University of Portsmouth’s women’s 1st tennis fought against adverse conditions to achieve a win for the team. After some confusion over the location of the matches, it was decided they would play on a single court in HMS Temeraire due […]

Varsity 2013

Portsmouth men's tennis fight out a draw

University of Portsmouth 1st 1
University of Southampton 1st 1

Men’s tennis doubles team had to settle for a draw against their rivaling opponents as they lost vital points in their battle. The first match began with a double fault from the Southampton team and overall the beginning was very error strewn. […]

Varsity 2013

Portsmouth crowned Varsity champions in controversial circumstances

Portsmouth have been announced as the winners of Varsity 2013, beating Southampton by a narrow margin 140-136 under a shroud of confusion. The result stood at 134-130 to Portsmouth after Pompey won the men’s rugby finale 20-6, with just the […]

Varsity 2013

Varsity 2013 live blog: live updates as Portsmouth win Varsity for first time

Live and exclusive coverage, photos, interviews, videos, tweets and reaction as Portsmouth record their first ever Varsity win in a cloud of controversy.

Men's Tennis

Men's tennis team thrash strong Kent side

University of Portsmouth 1st 10
University of Kent Men's 1st 2

The University of Portsmouth men’s 1st tennis team opened their BUCS season with a resounding 10-2 victory over Kent. All four players in the team played their singles matches first and Portsmouth got off to an almost perfect start. Nick […]