University Boat Race

Cambridge odds-on favourites to win 2019 Boat Race

| 02.04.2019

Light Blues bidding to repeat last year’s victory Cambridge are the heavy favourites at 1/3 to win this Sunday’s 165th Boat Race. The Light Blues, who this year make double Olympic champion James Cracknell the oldest competitor by a decade, are defending their crown after a three-length victory in 2018.... View Article

3 things to watch out for in the Boat Race

| 21.03.2018

Can Oxford make it five wins out of six? Cambridge and Oxford may be two of the best universities in the world, but there can only be one winner in this Saturday’s Boat Race. The men’s Boat Race was held for the first time in 1829 and it’s still a... View Article

Weekend in pictures: Palace, Federer & Oxford not joking

| 04.04.2017

Our five best pics of the weekend It was April Fools Day on Saturday, but Crystal Palace don’t see relegation as a joke, and rallied to beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in what was, by far, upset of the weekend. Sam Allardyce is building a team who refuse to accept... View Article

Oxford a sweet 6/4 to win fourth successive University Boat Race

| 27.03.2016

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | March 25, 2016 Easter Sunday’s top sporting event is the 2016 renewal of the University Boat Race between bitter academic institutional rivals Oxford and Cambridge. Despite losing four of the last five men’s contests, Coral make Cambridge their narrow odds-on 8/15 favourites for victory, and... View Article