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BUCS Big Wednesday | UoN Netball add BUCS Trophy to their 2019 league title

Today the University of Nottingham Netball 1s faced Birmingham 2s in the final of the BUCS Trophy. The Netball 1s have had an extremely successful season this year. Winning the BUCS Midland’s 1A League Title having only lost one game all season, they will now face Leeds University in a battle for promotion into the …

BUCS Big Wednesday | UoN Squash retain Women’s Championship title for the 4th year in a row

As a performance sport, the University of Nottingham squash confidently secured three of their teams into the final at BUCS Big Wednesday. Both the trophy teams, men and women’s as well as the women’s championship team. First up were the trophy finals where the #GreenandGold were represented in both the men’s and women’s teams. The …

BUCS Big Wednesday | UoN Women’s Badminton win the BUCS Championship

Women’s Championship Final The day’s Badminton action kicked-off with the Ladies’ Championship final, which saw the 1st Teams of University of Nottingham and Loughborough do battle, in a highly anticipated fixture. Four hotly-billed singles and doubles matches were on the line-up, as Nottingham, who had narrow topped their opponents in Premier North league standings this …

BUCS Big Wednesday | Men’s Tennis hit the target in BUCS Trophy shootout

After a highly successful league campaign, University of Nottingham Men’s 2nd Team aimed to extend their fourteen-match unbeaten run for the 2018/19 BUCS Sport Season and with it, capture the Men’s Trophy title! On their home courts at the Nottingham Tennis Centre, the #GreenandGold faced the University of Bath’s 2nd Team who had also experienced …

BUCS Big Wednesday: Women’s Basketball leave with a silver medal in the BUCS Trophy

In one of the first matches of the day at the David Ross Sports Village, UoN Women’s Basketball faced up in the early morning fixture against Bournemouth University in the Women’s Trophy. University of Nottingham Sport Women’s Basketball Lineup Aleijah Mona Tomlinson Fancis Musson Danielle Schafer Carlotta de Mergelina Alonso Veera Khanolkar Rachel Byrne (C) Deborah …

BUCS Big Wednesday | Men’s Football land the BUCS Trophy

It turned into a chilly afternoon as the sun set on Basford Football Club for the Men’s Football Trophy final. UoN came into the fixture of the back of a sensational 2-1 extra time victory in the semi-finals against Newcastle University. Nottingham wore an all green kit with the visitors to Nottingham, Bath wearing blue …

Why BUCS Big Wednesday should be in your diary…

You’ve likely heard the title a lot… but what is BUCS Big Wednesday? The pinnacle of the university team sports programme, British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Big Wednesday, hosts championship and Trophy finals at one University on one day and it is returning to Nottingham for the BUCS centenary year. The Championship finals see …

Guest Blog | University of Nottingham American Football the Story so Far

November Division 1 Champions, UoNAF stepped up into the BUCS Premiership, with all eyes on the new boys on the block. Having retained many senior players plus some additions from across the Atlantic, many questioned whether they would truly be able to continue their 13-game unbeaten streak from the previous season; given the prospect of …

Ladies Lacrosse leave legacy at sell-out #GreenandGold Headliner

Last night the University of Nottingham ladies’ lacrosse first team fought against Oxford University for a place in the BUCS Conference Cup Semi- Finals and ultimately a spot in the BUCS Big Wednesday Final here at University of Nottingham. After an intense match with support from crowds of over 400 #GreenandGold spectators, it unfortunately didn’t …

The Headliner Lacrosse | Final thoughts

We are counting down the hours until from the first draw of The Headliner where the University of Nottingham Ladies Lacrosse 1st team will compete against University of Oxford for a place in the semi-finals of the conference cup. Spectators are getting excited, giving support to our #GreenandGold girls…. But how are the Captain and …