camanachd


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camanachd

(ˈkæməˌnæx)
n
the game of shinty
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The Camanachd bench jumped for joy and were even more delighted when their side held out to half-time.
Despite going weeks without games due to wet weather and a break for internationals the Camanachd Cup winners have joined Kyles at the top of the table.
Oban Camanachd top the table on four points thanks to yesterday's 3-2 win over Glenurquhart at Mossfield Park.
SHINTY: Kingussie will battle to save their Premier League skins today - a year after lifting the Camanachd Cup.
Lovat history-maker Kevin Bartlett hailed keeper Stuart MacDonald as the best he has ever seen as the Kiltarlity side lifted the Scottish Hydro Camanachd Cup yesterday.
THE GAA and the Camanachd Association are set to bring a Shinty-Hurling International to Argentina next year in a further boost for the hybrid game.
Explaining the decision, a spokesperson said: 'There were two big events taking place in Scotland yesterday, the SNP Conference and the Camanachd Cup Final.
WHETHER it was the Murray brothers' heroic efforts in the Davis Cup, Japan's breathtaking rugby win over South Africa, Europe's women taking a commanding lead in the Solheim Cup or Lovat breaking their 62-year duck by winning shinty's Camanachd Cup, we can all agree this was an epic weekend of sport.
And next weekend he'll be back on the goal trail - playing for shinty side Lovat in their first Camanachd Cup Final for 62 years.
The London Camanachd Club, formed in 1878, overcame the mighty Manchester Cottonopolis with the help of its own big- spender, Lord Lovat.
LOVAT boss John MacRitchie admits today's Premiership clash with Inveraray is a balancing act - with the Camanachd Cup Final already in their thoughts.
Kingussie's James Maclean was beginning to fear his last chance of another Scottish Hydro Camanachd Cup winners' medal had gone.