Brunel win epic West London Varsity 18-17 - As it happened...
- St. Mary's narrowly lost out in men's football 1st 2-1
- Brunel regain the trophy on home soil
- Latest updates and interviews from across Varsity
- Refresh to update
20:30 - AND THAT'S IT...
Thank you for joining us for an incredible day of university sport!
Stay tuned to the Sports Gazette for more interviews, match reports and analysis tomorrow...
Congratulations again to Brunel on their victory...St. Mary's will be back next year!
20:22 - Brunel feels...
20:20 - St. Mary's feels...
20:05 Congratulations to all involved on an incredible day of sport!
20:00 Brilliant effort from all associated with St. Mary's today.
Incredible effort from everyone representing and supporting St Mary's today - 100% effort until the bitter end! #WestLondonVarsity— St Mary's University (@YourStMarys) March 29, 2017
19:59 Congratulations to Brunel on their Varsity win!
19:53 🏀 BRUNEL WIN BASKETBALL 92-63 WHICH MEANS...
19:51 ️⚽️ JUST TO CONFIRM
19:48 ... AND BRUNEL WIN MEN'S FOOTBALL 1ST 2-1!!
Unless there's a miracle in the basketball, it's all over...
19:46 ️⚽️ SOOOOOO CLOSE
There were reports emerging that St. Mary's men's football 1st had found the equaliser that would take the match (and Varsity) to penalties.
Unfotunately this is a wicked lie- the battle goes on...
19:42 🏉 THE MOMENT SIMMIES WOMEN'S RUGBY SECURED VICTORY
19:38 🏉 FINAL SCORE IN THE WOMEN'S RUGBY UNION
St. Mary's need one more win to recalim the title- can they do it??
19:35 🏀 ST MARY'S BEHIND BY 28 POINTS IN LAST 1/4 OF BASKETBALL
BASKETBALL: One quarter to go. St. Mary's has a lot to work to do as they trail Brunel 68-40. #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
19:33 😬 ... AND IT COULD ALL COME DOWN TO THE WIRE!
19:31 - LOOKS LIKE WE'RE NOT THE ONLY FANS OF GIFS...
19:30 - OVERALL SCORE UPDATE
19:27 🏉 ANOTHER TRY FOR ST. MARY'S AT THE RUGBY!
19:24 🏉 SIMMIES WOMEN'S RUGBY PULL AHEAD!
19:23 🏐 BRUNEL WOMEN WIN VOLLEYBALL 3 SETS TO LOVE. 16-16!
19:20 ️⚽️ BRUNEL EXTEND FOOTBALL LEAD ONLY TO BE PEGGED BACK!
19:14 🏉 ST. MARY'S WOMEN'S RUGBY FIGHTING BACK!
19:12 🏐 COMEBACK ON THE CARDS FOR SIMMS VOLLEYBALL?
19:08 🏐 SIMMIES BATTLING BRUNEL IN WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL
19:05 🏀 BRUNEL CRUSHING ST. MARY'S ON THE BASKETBALL COURT
19:03 🏉 ST. MARY'S GRAB ANOTHER TRY IN WOMEN'S RUGBY UNION
18:57 🏐 BRUNEL STREAKING AHEAD IN WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL
18:55 ⚽️ SIMMIES BEHIND IN MEN'S FOOTBALL 1ST AT HALF-TIME
18:53 🏉 BRUNEL LEADING WOMEN'S RUGBY UNION AT HALF-TIME
18:52 🏀 BRUNEL BASKETBALL PULLING AWAY
BASKETBALL: Brunel starting to pull away as St. Mary's turnover struggles continue, 30-19. #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
18:49 🏐 VOLLEYBALL UPDATE
18:45 🏉 ANOTHER TRY FOR BRUNEL IN THE WOMEN'S RUGBY AS THEY APPROACH HALF-TIME
18:43 ️⚽️ BRUNEL TAKE THE LEAD IN THE MEN'S FOOTBALL
18:40 🏉 TRY FOR SIMMIES WOMEN'S RUGBY
18:37 🏀🏐 BASKETBALL AND VOLLEYBALL SCORE UPDATES
BASKETBALL: St. Mary's struggling with the full court pressure from Brunel. 23-17 Brunel at the end of the first quarter.— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
18:32 🏐 BRUNEL WIN FIRST SET IN WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL, 25-23
18:30 🏉🏐️⚽️ SCORE UPDATES - WOMEN'S RUGBY + VOLLEYBALL, MEN'S FOOTBALL
FOOTBALL: Cagey opening in the men's football game. It's still 0-0 after 25 minutes #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
18:28 🏉 BRUNEL SCORE IN THE WOMEN'S RUGBY!
18:25 ️⚽️ FOOTBALL 20 MINUTES GONE - 0-0
18:19 🏐 ANOTHER VOLLEYBALL UPDATE - TIGHT FIRST SET
18:15 🏐 UPDATE FROM THE VOLLEYBALL
18:13 🏑 SIMMIES WOMEN'S HOCKEY POST-MATCH REACTION
18:10 🏀 BASKETBALL READY TO GO
18:06 🏐 VOLLEYBALL GETS UNDERWAY & SIMMIES TAKE LEAD
18:01 ST. MARY'S SCORPIONS REACT TO CHEERLEADING RESULT
17:57 🏉 SIMMS WOMEN'S RUGBY READY FOR BIG CLASH!
17:52 OUR FOUR FINAL FIXTURES ARE CLOSE TO KICK-OFF...
17:45 😬 THE FEELING IN THE SPORTS GAZETTE HUB RIGHT NOW...
17:41 👀 STAY TUNED!
We've got coverage coming from all four of the final fixtures!
We'll bring live updates from women's volleyball, women's rugby union, men's football 1st and basketball!
17:36 😱 A MAJOR TURNING POINT IN THE DAY
First of all...
Even better though...
That takes us to Brunel 15-16 St. Mary's. It's looking like squeaky bum time!
17:27 OVERALL SCORE UPDATE
17:24 AWAITING A VERDICT ON THE FLOOR...
17:21 ️⚽️ REACTION FROM ST. MARY'S 5-1 WOMEN'S FOOTBALL WIN
17:20 CHEERLEADING ABOUT TO GET UNDER WAY
CHEERLEADING: Looks like we're just about ready to get underway. Should be a good one. #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
17:18 🏉 MEN'S RUGBY UNION 1STS EDGING TOWARDS FULL-TIME
17:15 CHEERLEADING TO BE STREAMED LIVE HERE:
17:10 CHEERLEADING MINUTES AWAY
17:06 🎾 REACTION TO ST. MARY'S COMPREHENSIVE TENNIS DEFEAT
17:05 - OVERALL SCORE UPDATE
17:03 🏐 🏉 MEN'S VOLLEYBALL AND RUGBY UNION UPDATE
Brunel take a 2-set lead in the volleyball and score in the rugby to hit back to 24-10.
17:00 ️⚽️ ST. MARY'S WOMEN WIN FOOTBALL 5-1
That victory takes Simms out to a 14-13 overall lead!
16:56 🏑 REACTION TO SIMMS DRAMATIC HOCKEY SHOOTOUT WIN
16:54 🏑 ST. MARY'S WOMEN'S HOCKEY EQUALISE
16:52 🏉 MEN'S RUGBY UNION 1STS UPDATE
Brunel get themselves on the board with a penalty, 17-3.
16:51 🏑 WOMEN'S HOCKEY UPDATE
Brunel take a slender 1-0 lead into the half-time break.
16:50 ️⚽️ SIMMIES WOMEN'S FOOTBALL ALL BUT SEAL THE WIN
16:46 🏉 AND AGAIN FOR RUGBY 1STS! 17-0 HT LEAD.
16:44 🏉 TRY FOR ST. MARY'S MEN'S RUGBY 1STS
16:41 ️⚽️ AND ANOTHER FOR ST. MARY'S WOMEN'S FOOTBALL 1STS! 4-1!
16:38 ️⚽️ SIMMIES WOMEN'S FOOTBALL TAKE 3-1 LEAD!
16:34 🏉 A TRY IN THE MEN'S RUGBY UNION
16:29 🏀 BRUNEL WIN INAUGURAL WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL
WHEELCHAIR BBALL: Final as Brunel dominated St. Mary's 62-20. Brunel's win does not count to their overall total. #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
The men's volleball is also in the process.
16:20 😬 IT'S STILL ALL SQUARE...
There's only nine fixtures left to play in this year's West London Varsity and it's still level. Which way will it swing?
16:12 🏐 NETBALL 1ST POST-MATCH INTERVIEW
16:08 🎾 BRUNEL CONFIRM TENNIS WIN IN MEN'S AND WOMEN'S EVENT
Meanwhile, in the wheelchair rugby...
WHEELCHAIR BBALL: At the end of three, Brunel leads St. Mary's 46-8 #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
16:01 TIME FOR A RE-CAP
So, there's been a flurry of activity recently- let's fill you in!
St. Mary's have recently taken victory in the men's hockey with a dramatic shoot-out victory and men's football 4th.
But Brunel took victory in the mixed lacrosse, men's football 2nd and netball 1st, levellling the scores at 1-1 but the hosts look set to take the men's and women's tennis.
Men's rugby union, men's volleyball and women's hockey are starting soon.
FOOTBALL: Half-time at the women's first team match, it's 2-1 to St Mary's pic.twitter.com/O6BpDltoBW— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
15:58 🎾 BRUNEL ON COURSE FOR DOUBLE TENNIS VICTORY
15:55 - JUST TO CONFIRM...
15:50 ️⚽️ A WIN APIECE IN THE FOOTBALL TAKES SCORES TO 11-11
St. Mary's take a dramatic win on penalties in the men's football 4ths but Brunel hit back with a 1-0 win in the 2nds.
15:48 🏑 FOOTAGE FROM ST. MARY'S DRAMATIC HOCKEY SHOOTOUT WIN
15:45 OVERALL SCORE UPDATE - ST. MARY'S LEVEL AGAIN!
Wins in the men's hockey and rugby league mean Simmies draw Varsity level at 10-10.
15:43 🏉 ST. MARY'S RUGBY LEAGUE THRASH BRUNEL TO LEVEL SCORES
15:40 🏑 ST. MARY'S MEN'S HOCKEY WIN IN THE SHOOTOUT TO TAKE THE SCORE TO 10-9!
15:38 - OVERALL SCORE UPDATE
Wins in lacrosse, men's futsal and netball 1sts have meant Brunel have fought back and taken the lead!
15:34 WOMEN'S FOOTBALL 1STS LEVEL AT 1-1
15:32 🏑 MEN'S HOCKEY HEADING FOR A SHOOTOUT!
15:30 WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL LOOKING LIKE BRUNEL'S TO LOSE
But remember - the sport is making it's debut at Varsity this year and will not count for any points.
WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL: Brunel's experience showing as they lead St. Mary's 16-4 after one quarter. #WLVarsity— Sports Gazette (@SportsGazette) March 29, 2017
15:27 🎾 BRUNEL OPEN UP LEAD IN TENNIS
15:18 🏉 ST. MARY'S CONTINUE TO DOMINATE RUGBY LEAGUE
The wheelchair basketball (being played as a friendly) and women's football 1st are also underway so stay tuned for updates!
15:07 🏐🏉 FULL TIME IN THE NETBALL AND RUGBY