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01
Jan
2020

Positive end to the year as Racers defeat Thunder and Comets

Murrayfield Racers ended 2019 with a bang after recording two victories in their final two fixtures of the year. The Racers faced Kilmarnock Thunder in the Scottish Cup on Sunday aiming to book their place in the semi-finals of the competition. Joel Gautschi (3), Kieran Black (2), Tom Ireland (2) and Garry Simpson (2) topped...
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23
Dec
2019

Goals galore as Murrayfield Racers retain the Stuart Robertson Cup

Murrayfield Racers retained the Stuart Robertson Cup (SRC) after recording a 14-6 aggregate victory against Dundee Comets over the weekend. The Racers started Saturday’s first leg on the front foot, but only had Joel Gautschi’s eighth minute goal to show for their efforts. The Comets came out flying in the second session and were rewarded...
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16
Dec
2019

Doubles for Gold and Simpson as Racers climb to second place in the SNL

Murrayfield Racers continued their defence of the Scottish National League (SNL) title with an emphatic victory over Aberdeen Lynx on Sunday. The Racers went into the game hoping to move up to second place in the standings and that outcome never really looked in any doubt. Goals by Lewis Gold and Joel Gautschi put the...
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09
Dec
2019

Douglas keeps Lynx at bay to backstop Racers into another final

Murrayfield Racers booked their place in the final of the Stuart Robertson Cup (SRC) after completing an emphatic 14-1 aggregate victory over Aberdeen Lynx on Saturday. The cup holders held an eight-goal advantage after last week’s first leg and they never looked in any danger of relinquishing their grip on the tie. Netminder Craig Douglas...
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02
Dec
2019

Racers keep cup defence on track with emphatic victory over Lynx

Murrayfield Racers put one foot in the final of the Stuart Robertson Cup (SRC) with a comprehensive 9-1 victory over Aberdeen Lynx on Sunday. Marty Simpson edged the Racers ahead in the first period, but a tight game looked to be on the cards when Mark Laing equalised early in the middle session. However, the...
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25
Nov
2019

Deadly duo bag trebles to send Warriors packing

Murrayfield Racers ended the NIHL North Cup group phase on a high note after picking up three points from their final two matches. The Racers started the weekend on the road against a Billingham Stars side who had triumphed 6-2 in the reverse fixture back in October. Both teams created chances during the early part...
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18
Nov
2019

Racers hit Pirates for a dozen, Elder keeps Thunder at bay

Murrayfield Racers bounced back to winning ways with a bang as they recorded two hefty victories over the weekend. The Racers travelled to Paisley Pirates on Saturday aiming to complete the group phase of the Stuart Robertson Cup with a 100 percent record. Period scores of 1-2, 0-5 and 0-5 saw the Racers seal an...
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11
Nov
2019

Racers boost hopes of reaching last four in the NIHL North Cup

Murrayfield Racers edged closer to a place in the semi-finals of the NIHL North Cup after picking up two points from their two matches over the weekend. The Racers faced Dundee Comets at Murrayfield Ice Rink on Saturday aiming to strengthen their grip on a top four place in the group. However, despite dominating possession...
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04
Nov
2019

Frustration for Racers as Sharks nab another narrow victory

Murrayfield Racers’ long unbeaten run in the Scottish National League (SNL) was ended as they were edged out by Solway Sharks at Dumfries Ice Bowl on Sunday. The Racers had swept to last season’s title without losing a game and had kicked off the current league campaign with a comfortable victory over Dundee Tigers. Tony...
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27
Oct
2019

Gautschi shines as rampant Racers punish the Pirates

Murrayfield Racers continued their defence of the Stuart Robertson Cup with a resounding 9-1 victory over Paisley Pirates on Sunday. The Racers headed into the game with an unbeaten record in the southern group after completing the double over both Kilmarnock Thunder and North Ayrshire Wild. Tony Hand’s side were expected to face a stern...
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