22nd July 2018
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Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 06/07/2018, by in Features, Sport

The World Cup has had its share of exciting matches, apparently none more so than the France victory over Argentina on Sunday which I unfortunately missed.My own match predictions were sadly awry, although I did somehow manage to get six out of the eight quarter-finalists correct in the office s... Read more...

Talking sport … with Jim Tait

Talking sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 08/06/2018, by in Features, Sport

Shetland’s young sports competitors retained their hold on the Stuart Cup at the weekend, with the margin of victory, in the end, being fairly comfortable.Going into the last event of the junior inter-county, the netball, Orkney had to win by 32 points to overhaul the visitors’ lead. Despite... Read more...

Talking sport … by Jim Tait

Talking sport … by Jim Tait

0 comments, 02/12/2016, by in Sport

It was a glitzy night at Clickimin on Friday evening as Shetland’s top talent once again assembled for the annual sports awards bash.Strongman Dhanni Moar and volleyball player Edward Oldbury picked up the main individual honours, while Janice Johnston was justly honoured for a sterling period... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 20/07/2015, by in Features, Sport

The Shetland Times relies very much on contributed copy for a large part of this newspaper, whether it be letters to the editor, details of events or, especially on these pages, sports reports.With that in mind it is very unfortunate that this season we have been unable to bring you consistent i... Read more...