camanachd


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camanachd

(ˈkæməˌnæx)
n
the game of shinty
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His family are still heavily involved with Kingussie Camanachd Club, with his great-grandson Ally Dallas still holding the record for the most Camanachd Cup wins.
TODAYSHINTY BBC2, 1.45pm Camanachd Cup: Lovat v Newtonmore (Throw-up 2pm) Coverage of the final at Bught Park in Inverness.
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.
Expect plenty of action on the field on Saturday afternoon from 1pm when the Women's Camanachd Cup final takes place in The Dell, Kingussie.
Kingussie will face Oban Camanachd in next month's final after the Oban side overcame Glasgow Mid Argyll 4-1.
TODAYSHINTY BBC Alba, 4pm Camanachd Cup Shinty: Oban Camanachd v Lovat The first semi-final at Aird Park in Fort William.
The London Camanachd Club, formed in 1878, overcame the mighty Manchester Cottonopolis with the help of its own big- spender, Lord Lovat.
There will be magic in the air for the kids at next Saturday's Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup final in Fort William.
shinty Andrew MacCuish scored twice as Oban Camanachd reached the Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup semi-finals, after beating Kinlochshiel 2-1 at Kirkton.
The young dad was found dead on Sunday - just hours after scoring a derby double against Lochaber to put Kilmallie into the last eight of the Camanachd Cup, the sport's premier prize.
Posing triumphantly after their 6-1 victory over Kyles Athletic in the 1914 Camanachd Cup Final, these Kingussie players were unaware that for some it would be the last time they would wield a shinty stick, known as a caman.
Oban Camanachd midfielder Scott Macmillan, who will miss this month's Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup final through suspension, is poised for his first international opportunity after being selected in Scotland's preliminary squad for next month's shintyhurling international in Dublin.