Hundreds of military personnel in Cyprus have been doing sporting battle in the annual Commander British Forces Cup. 

The event sees teams from across the island go head-to-head in nearly a dozen sports. 

And as Simon Newton reports, this year the event was as close as ever...

 

Winners by event:

  • Cross country – 2PWRR
  • Golf – 2PWRR
  • Squash – Episkopi Station
  • Football – 2PWRR
  • Rugby – Akrotiri Station
  • Hockey – Episkopi Station
  • Volleyball – 1LANCS
  • Cycling – Episkopi Station
  • Orienteering – Episkopi Station
  • Indoor rowing – Dhekelia & Ayios Nikolaos
  • Tug ‘o’ War – Episkopi Station

Overall results:

1st - Episkopi Station – 40 pts

2nd – 2PWRR – 37 pts

3rd – Akrotiri Station – 32 pts

4th – 1LANCS – 29 pts

5th Dhekelia & Akrotiri Station – 26 pts