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An unlikely olympic martial art?

June 13, 2011


A brutal, fast-paced martial art, Kurash is the national sport of Uzbekistan and may one day become an Olympic event. But, most people would struggle to find Uzbeksitan on a map – will this sport change that? The short answer is: it’s difficult to tell, because although Kurash is gaining popularity it is a sport […]

Battle for survival, Barnet vs Hereford preview

March 10, 2011


Some sports commentators may be ready to write off Barnet’s chances of survival in league two this season. But a bullish Paul Fairclough is in no mood to give in just yet. After mid-week disappointment at Wycombe on Tuesday night, Barnet travel to Hereford for what is likely to be a testing encounter. The Barnet […]

Preview Barnet vs Rotherham with Paul Fairclough

March 4, 2011


A determined Paul Fairclough will be looking to his attacking players once again as the Bees travel to Rotherham United for Saturday’s game. According to the manager, there has been a shift in mood amongst the players this week, following their 4-2 win at home against Lincoln City. “They have always retained a positive outlook, […]

Barnet vs Lincoln Preview: Bees aim to be first out of the blocks

February 25, 2011


Barnet are set to go all out attack this Saturday at home against Lincoln City.┬áBarnet first team coach, Michael Stone, hopes that the players will respond to the pressure being at the bottom of the league puts on a team with a fierce attacking display to win the game. “There is always pressure on teams […]

Barnet vs Torquay Preview with Paul Fairclough

February 12, 2011


Determined to get a second victory under his belt Paul Fairclough insists that his team will be more attacking minded in the home game against Torquay United on Saturday. He said he wants to take this approach even if it means being more vulnerable in defence. Barnet have seen their goals tally dry up of […]

Barnet vs Northampton Preview

February 5, 2011


Barnet are preparing for another tough away fixture this weekend at Northampton Town. They will be looking to bounce back from the disappointing result at home against Southend last Saturday. Temporary Bees boss, Paul Fairclough, explains how the week’s training plans have been complicated by the cancellation of the midweek game against Aldershot. ”It did […]

Barnet vs Southend preview

January 28, 2011


Barnet will be looking to extend their unbeaten run to five games at home to Southend United this Saturday. But Barnet’s Temporary Manager, Paul Fairclough is just concentrating on the side’s continued improvement. Speaking to he identified the threat he believes Southend will pose, and where Barnet still need to improve. “The last time […]