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| All Blacks using Rugby Championship as RWC audition

New Zealand utility back Ben Smith says the Rugby Championship will play a crucial role in their preparation for the Rugby World Cup in Japan later i...

| All Blacks using Rugby Championship as RWC audition

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Bledisloe Cup 2019: Wallabies 47-26 All Blacks, Rugby Championship – as it happened Australia 47-26 New Zealand in first Bledisloe Cup Test in PerthWallabies now face daunting trip to Eden Park to secure series 1.18pm BST So, first things first. It’s a very special night in Perth, an...
14:34 2019-08-10

Rugby Championship 2019 live stream: how to watch every rugby game online from anywhere This year's Rugby Championship looks set to serve as an intriguing precursor to the forthcoming World Cup in Japan, with Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina once again lock horns f...
17:00 2019-07-20

All Blacks brush aside brave Namibia in Rugby World Cup All Blacks rack up 11 tries in 71-9 Pool B demolitionNamibia push NZ in first half before floodgates openedNot every inflated Rugby World Cup scoreline tells the full story and this was a prime exampl...
09:17 2019-10-06

All Blacks thrash Tonga in Rugby World Cup warm-up New Zealand score 14 tries in 92-7 rout of TongaAll Blacks open Cup campaign against ProteasRookie winger George Bridge scored four tries as the All Blacks completed their Rugby World Cup preparations...
11:34 2019-09-07

All Blacks omit Owen Franks from Rugby World Cup squad No place for Test centurion Franks on 31-man listFlanker Luke Jacobson a surprise inclusionVeteran prop Owen Franks is the big-name omission as the All Blacks named their squad to defend the Rugby Wor...
03:34 2019-08-28

Johnny Sexton urges Ireland to peak against All Blacks at Rugby World Cup • Fly-half urges his side to produce top form in quarter-final• Bundee Aki faces disciplinary hearing after Samoa red cardJohnny Sexton has questioned the “strange” negativity around Ireland’s Rugby W...
16:51 2019-10-14

Italy’s Parisse hits out at ‘ridiculous’ All Blacks cancellation at Rugby World Cup • Italy veteran angered by World Rugby decision• ‘If NZ needed four or five points it would not be cancelled’Sergio Parisse has hit out at World Rugby’s “ridiculous” decision to cancel Italy’s World C...
14:51 2019-10-10

Rugby goggles: All Blacks' Ardie Savea to make history with protective eyewear Forward already suffers from blurred vision in one eyeWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalismArdie Savea will make a small slice of histor...
07:34 2019-10-01

Rugby World Cup: Nine-try All Blacks crush Canada as France beat USA 33-9 – video highlights It was already a day to remember for the Barrett family with three sons Beauden, Jordie and Scott all starting for the All Blacks in Japan. However, for all three brothers to touch down made it even m...
17:00 2019-10-02

| World Rugby scraps controversial Nations Championship plans World Rugby has scrapped controversial plans to introduce a Nations Championship saying that resistance to the idea had brought about their decision....
01:00 2019-06-20

Bok blow as wing Dyantyi ruled out of Rugby Championship opener South Africa have been dealt an injury blow ahead of their Rugby Championship opener against Australia at Ellis Park on Saturday after wing Aphiwe Dyantyi picked up a hamstring injury in training....
22:34 2019-07-15

Wallabies name mixed bag for Rugby Championship opener in South Africa Isi Naisarani named to make international debutJames Slipper to make his return to Test rugbyThe Wallabies have covered all bases in their side to face South Africa in Saturday’s opening Rugby Champio...
10:51 2019-07-18

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced for fresh turmoil after the governing body announce...
22:00 2019-06-19

Nations Championship proposals face World Rugby deadline of Friday • Governing body needs unanimous support of 10 major unions• France omit Mathieu Bastareaud from World Cup preparationsLeading rugby nations face a deadline of Friday to back or reject World Rugby’s N...
18:17 2019-06-18

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Rugby Championship 2019 match from anywhere Even with the Rugby World Cup just around the corner, it feels like today's match between Australia and New Zealand is a big one. As well as the finale of the 2019 Rugby Championship, it's a...
23:34 2019-08-10

Argentina vs South Africa live stream: how to watch today's Rugby Championship 2019 match from anywhere With a one-point lead over New Zealand in the table heading into the final weekend, South Africa could claim their first Rugby Championship title in ten years today with a win against Argentina. To di...
23:34 2019-08-10

Argentina vs Tonga rugby live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having agonisingly missed out on what would have been a massive win against France, after Emiliano Boffelli screwed a 79th minute penalty wide, Argentina will be looking to build on an otherwise ...
12:34 2019-09-28

Australia vs Wales rugby live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere It's one of the most eagerly awaited Pool matches of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with the recently dethroned world No.1 ranked Wales set to take on two-time winners Australia. The Welsh have named ...
15:34 2019-09-29

Tiger Woods' 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps Tour Championship chances alive Tiger Woods has long odds against him. But bogey-free 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps him in picture to defend Tour Championship title.       ...
01:00 2019-08-18

This Yankees pitching playoff audition couldn’t have gone better DETROIT — CC Sabathia looked like his old self for three innings and Domingo German was as good as ever in his new role. We’ll see if that’s enough to help the Yankees down the stretch and into the pl...
20:34 2019-09-13

Yankees won’t be only team watching Zack Wheeler audition Zack Wheeler’s showcase will continue Tuesday, on a big stage against a potential suitor. Though the possibility of the Mets and Yankees working out a deal that involves Wheeler is likely slim, the ri...
16:00 2019-07-02

Bet on Noah Syndergaard to give Padres an electric audition A fisherman took 40 minutes to reel in a 6-foot shark on the beaches near Martha’s Vineyard on Sunday. But after repeated chants of “Send her back, send her back,” he did. The “Squad” is ordering a fu...
22:34 2019-07-24

USMNT friendly offers chance to audition for long term as well as the here and now Wednesday's match against Jamaica at Audi Field and another Sunday vs. Venezuela in Cincinnati will give Coach Gregg Berhalter plenty of information heading into the Concacaf Gold Cup....
10:00 2019-06-05

Watch: Maren Morris says 'American Idol' audition was 'traumatic' Country star Maren Morris said on "Late Night" that she unsuccessfully auditioned for singing competition shows such as "American Idol" and "The Voice" before making it big....
23:00 2019-09-05

Luis Severino itching for next phase of Yankees playoff audition TRENTON — Luis Severino says he’s ready to rejoin the Yankees’ rotation. Wednesday night’s start at Arm & Hammer Park may have been the final step in his rehab process before potentially rejoining the...
12:34 2019-09-12

Yankees ‘possibly’ could give 3rd veteran starter a bullpen audition ARLINGTON, Texas — Aaron Boone said he should be ready to name the Yankees’ starter for Game 1 of the ALDS “hopefully by early next week,’’ but it’s becoming increasingly clear they intend to use most...
19:00 2019-09-28

See Kodi Lee's America's Got Talent Audition That Left Everyone in Tears, Got Him the Golden Buzzer And that's how you start America's Got Talent. Kodi Lee, 22, took to the stage with his mom, Tina Lee, and instantly wowed the judges. Tina explained Kodi is blind and autistic,......
18:51 2019-05-29

Dodgers phenom Gavin Lux 'knocked the door down' to earn audition for October Taking advantage of his chance to play full time in L.A.'s infield, the fast-rising prospect could top that by earning a spot on the postseason roster....
19:34 2019-09-04

Watch Simon Cowell get spooked out of his mind in this weird AF America's Got Talent audition Possessions, ghosts, and actual paranormal activity are better seen in movies or TV than in real life (if you even believe in that sort of thing). But even near-convincing supernatural hunting “realit...
22:00 2019-07-03

This Video Is Basically Keke Palmer's Audition to Be the Fourth Member of Destiny's Child Keke Palmer is living her best life! The actress and musician sat down with Elle for their "Song Association" series and absolutely killed it. The video featured the Hustlers......
21:00 2019-09-26

Tiffany Haddish Leaves Her Phone On in Audition Rooms For an Interesting (and Hysterical) Reason When an actor goes in for an audition, they typically turn off or mute their phone. Not Tiffany Haddish. "You know what I'd do? I'd put my phone on voice memo and put it in my......
18:51 2019-05-29

Open audition: Ukraine's comedian president invites citizens to run in July poll A comedian and entrepreneur, 29-year-old Roman Hryshchuk had only been in politics for a few weeks when he found himself in front of a semicircle of voters in a park in western Kiev, fielding question...
09:51 2019-07-12

Comedian Chris Kattan talks opioid addiction, his 'Saturday Night Live' audition Veteran comedian Chris Kattan wasn't sure his life story could fill the pages of a book when he started writing his latest memoir, "Baby Don't Hurt Me."...
16:34 2019-05-28

Henry Golding's audition tape to become a Malaysian travel host is delightfully Fieri-esque Henry Golding is a drop-dead gorgeous actor who starred in one of the biggest hits of 2018, Crazy Rich Asians. From the looks of him and his A-list, G.I. Joe-starring ass, you probably wouldn’t be abl...
02:00 2019-08-15

Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort, Miles Teller audition to play Elvis in new biopic Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller are among five actors who have auditioned for the role of Elvis Presley for a new biopic from director Baz Luhrmann....
18:51 2019-07-02

| Hey All Blacks, THIS is how you'll fix your problems The once mighty All Blacks suddenly look a shadow of their former selves less than six weeks until they commence the defence of the Webb Ellis Cup in Japan, writes Garrin Lambley....
21:34 2019-08-12

All Blacks storm to win over South Africa New Zealand opened the defense of its World Cup title with a thrilling 23-13 win over South Africa that provided plenty of evidence as to why the All Blacks are the choice of many pundits to win Japan...
03:17 2019-09-22

| Is Rassie planning to 'Brussow' the All Blacks? If the Bok brains trust do renew their faith in Kwagga Smith, it may be in a bid to rekindle a 'Brussow nightmare' at NZ's expense, writes Rob Houwing....
11:51 2019-07-16

| Pollard warns All Blacks: Steyn can still kick 60m! Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard has reminded opposition teams that in Frans Steyn the Boks have a player who can kick penalty goals from almost anywhere....
18:00 2019-07-24

All Blacks Savea to wear protective goggles The fact that the eyesight of All Blacks flanker Ardie Savea had deteriorated so much he needed to wear protective goggles during matches came as a surprise to long-time team mate Beauden Barrett....
16:00 2019-10-01

Another chapter writes itself into All Blacks-Springboks folklore This game must be remembered as one of the all-time great World Cup clashes, one that only adds to the All Blacks-Springboks rivalry that continues to deliver and may yet feature another chapter back ...
23:17 2019-09-21

| Off-colour All Blacks scrape past Argentina An All Blacks side missing a number of their star Crusaders players have scrapped their way past Argentina in their opening Rugby Championship clash....
00:51 2019-07-21

Barrett brothers to make history with all three to start for All Blacks Beauden to start at fullback in second Pool B outingJordie and Scott also selected to play CanadaBeauden, Jordie and Scott Barrett will become the first trio of brothers to appear for the All Blacks i...
14:34 2019-09-30

| Barrett in shock move to the Blues, re-signs with All Blacks Beauden Barrett has signed a contract extension with the All Blacks that takes him through to the 2023 Rugby World Cup and sees him move to the Blues....
07:51 2019-07-12

Despite longtime bias, Blacks are embracing their natural hair Laws ban policies that penalize people of color for wearing natural curls, locs, twists, braids and other natural hairstyles. On the street reaction.        ...
16:17 2019-10-14

| Wallabies have 'fire in belly', warns All Blacks skipper It might be 17 years since the Wallabies won the Bledisloe Cup, but All Blacks skipper Kieran Read insisted Friday their arch-rivals have "fire in their belly"....
16:34 2019-08-09

| Wallabies face ultimate pre-World Cup test against All Blacks The Wallabies are seeking confirmation of progress ahead of the World Cup as they attempt to loosen the power-packed All Blacks' vice-like grip on the Bledisloe Cup....
13:00 2019-08-09

| Boks name touring squad for All Blacks, Pumas Test The Springboks confirmed a touring squad of 36 players for their Rugby Championship matches against New Zealand and Argentina in the next three weeks....
11:51 2019-07-21

| All Blacks staring SIXTH ranking spot in the face So troubled have recent times been for the once feared All Blacks that they face the very real possibility of plummeting to SIXTH spot in the World Rugby standings....
10:00 2019-08-13

Wallabies plump for James O'Connor for Bledisloe Cup opener against All Blacks Michael Cheika gambles on reformed character All Blacks name near-strongest side for Perth TestThe Wallabies have rolled the dice with James O’Connor as they look to fire their attack against the All ...
05:00 2019-08-08

Richie Mo’unga keeps All Blacks' flyhalf jersey for Springboks opener Beauden Barrett to start at fullback in YokohamaSonny Bill Williams on strong New Zealand benchBeauden Barrett will start at fullback for New Zealand in their World Cup Pool B opener against South Afr...
08:17 2019-09-19

All Blacks suffer blow on eve of World Cup with Luke Jacobson out with concussion Loose forward has developed delayed symptoms Versatile Shannon Frizell brought into squadAll Blacks loose forward Luke Jacobson has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup due to a delayed onset of conc...
09:34 2019-09-13

All Blacks train sights on a Canada side with odds stacked against them Ardie Savea to wear goggles because of sight problemsWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalismCanada do not expect to end up goggle-eyed her...
16:34 2019-10-01

Report: Blacks, Latinos at risk of undercount in 2020 census ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — With the 2020 census count less than a year away, a new report says minority populations and small children are especially vulnerable to being undercounted. The report released Tu...
08:34 2019-06-04

All Blacks respect Canada but want to tick boxes and move forward While the All Blacks are expected to run up a big score against Canada in their World Cup Pool B clash in Oita on Wednesday, Steve Hansen and his coaching staff just want to make sure they are moving ...
16:00 2019-10-01

Student pilot makes emergency landing after instructor blacks out A trainee pilot having his first flying lesson in a two-seater aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing at a Western Australia airport on Saturday after realizing his flight instructor blacked...
12:34 2019-09-02

Read and Barrett react after All Blacks' thrilling win over Springboks – video The New Zealand captain, Kieran Read, and his teammate Beauden Barrett shared their thoughts after the All Blacks defeated South Africa 23-13 in the opening game of their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaig...
17:51 2019-09-21

All Blacks deliver Bledisloe pain with 36-point whitewash of Wallabies Stark reversal of fortunes on home soil delivers Cup to holdersAustralians left to pick up pieces ahead of World CupNew Zealand secured the 2019 Bledisloe Cup with a resounding 36-0 victory against Au...
16:34 2019-08-17

Blacks, Hispanics at risk of undercount in 2020 census — and why it matters Nationwide, the decennial census could fail to count anywhere from 900,000 to 4 million people, with blacks, Hispanics and children younger than 5 most vulnerable to being overlooked, according to est...
05:00 2019-06-05

| All Blacks coach winds back on domestic violence comments All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has moved to clarify comments he made in the wake of Sevu Reece's selection that downplayed the role of gender in domestic violence....
10:17 2019-07-10

Enduring allure of all-conquering All Blacks makes them big in Japan | Andy Bull Reigning champions have a huge following at this World Cup but not that many of them are from New Zealand• We are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent jo...
00:51 2019-10-08

Bledisloe Cup 2019: All Blacks 36-0 Wallabies Eden Park decider – as it happened New Zealand 36-0 AustraliaAll Blacks retain Bledisloe Cup for 17th consecutive year 12.33pm BST Related: All Blacks deliver Bledisloe pain with 36-point whitewash of Wallabies 10.53am BST If you’re ...
16:34 2019-08-17

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: All Blacks begin defence with impressive win over Springboks To end a sensational Saturday that kicked the 2019 Rugby World Cup right into life, the game that needs no introduction lived up to the hype. Three-time Champions New Zealand saw off two-time Champion...
14:51 2019-09-21

And Water Is Wet: Study Shows Whites From Former Slave States More Likely to Be Biased Against Blacks So, in news that will likely come as no surprise to anyone many, a new study has found that when it comes to racism and racial bias felt by whites toward blacks, it’s more a matter of nurture than nat...
06:17 2019-05-29

Australian trainee pilot lands plane solo after instructor blacks out A rookie pilot in Australia has successfully landed a plane during his first lesson — with the help of air traffic control. The man was forced into an emergency solo landing after his instructor passe...
01:34 2019-09-03

Amma Asante: ‘When my parents came to the UK, signs on doors said: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs’ The writer and director, 49, on her schoolmate Naomi Campbell, wearing makeup as armour – and being an awful cookAs a woman of colour who makes movies in a world that is the privilege of the white mal...
16:17 2019-05-25

All Blacks' Ardie Savea to make World Cup history with protective goggles Forward already suffers from blurred vision in one eyeWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalismArdie Savea will make a small slice of histor...
11:34 2019-10-01

Barrett brothers make history as merciless All Blacks crush Canada • Backs Beauden and Jordie and lock Scott all score tries • Brad Weber scores two in holders’ nine-try demolitionThey came in their tens of thousands to see the one team that resonates here, New Zeala...
15:00 2019-10-02

World Cup chaos as England v France, All Blacks v Italy cancelled due to typhoon "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to the risk from Typhoon Hagibis, while Sunday\u0027s k...
12:17 2019-10-10

South Africa stick to winning formula for World Cup opener against All Blacks Springboks unchanged from last outing against JapanRassie Erasmus expects tight encounter in YokohamaSouth Africa’s head coach Rassie Erasmus has picked his strongest, most settled team to tackle New ...
17:51 2019-09-18

Jordan Petaia and David Pocock back in Wallabies mix for All Blacks clash Rookie Petaia called into squad for Bledisloe CupPocock continues rehabilitation from injuryExciting teenaged centre Jordan Petaia has the World Cup back in sight after being named in the Wallabies’ s...
16:51 2019-08-02

Feds: Kushner’s criminal justice reform working, blacks benefit overwhelmingly The first report of the impact on the bipartisan criminal justice reform package pushed by top Trump aide Jared Kushner shows that it is working to cut sentences, especially for black prisoners....
03:17 2019-06-08

Zogby: ‘Poor performances’ of Democrats boost Trump’s approval to 51%, up with blacks and Hispanics President Trump’s approval rating has edged up, driven by long-term confidence in his economy and boosted by the lackluster performances of the two dozen Democrats trying to beat him in the 2020 elect...
06:00 2019-08-17

World Cup typhoon chaos as England, All Blacks games cancelled - Scotland face elimination "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to the risk from Typhoon Hagibis, while Sunday\u0027s k...
13:17 2019-10-10

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen hits out at Springboks for piling pressure on referee ahead of World Cup opener All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has accused his South Africa counterpart Rassie Erasmus of putting undue pressure on referee Jerome Garces in an escalating war of words ahead of Saturday's World Cup mat...
04:51 2019-09-20

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson on All Blacks coach shortlist Steve Hansen will step down after World Cup in JapanOther leading candidate likely to be Ian FosterChampion Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has confirmed he wants to succeed Steve Hansen as All Blacks...
08:34 2019-07-09

Study Finds Folks in Chicago’s Affluent Streeterville Live to Almost the Century Mark, While Blacks in Impoverished Englewood Don’t Live Long Enough to Collect Social Security It’s just 9 miles between Chicago’s predominantly white and wealthy Streeterville neighborhood and the predominantly black and poor Englewood in the city’s South Side, but the gulf of difference in li...
05:17 2019-06-07

Argentina: The land of rugby "The Pumas, who are one of France’s opponents in pool C of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, are hoping to repeat their exploits of 2007 when the South Americans clinched third place in France."...
13:51 2019-09-20

| WP, Pumas top SS Rugby Challenge log Western Province and the Pumas, the last two champions of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge are the only undefeated teams left in the competition this year....
21:34 2019-05-26

Rugby Shirts Are Back, Baby! Look, I know the rugby shirt has a less-than-stellar reputation. Over the years, it’s solidified in our collective consciousness as the uniform of rape-y lax bro villains in 1980s teen movies. I’m not...
02:51 2019-09-21

Rugby Is a Sport for Big Guys, and the Shorties During the Rugby World Cup, the smallest players can maneuver around tight spaces and “be quite pesky,” getting into places the large players cannot....
11:51 2019-09-17

| How WP Rugby may be plucked from cliff edge Development of private school campuses on some of their properties could be a major step toward the rescue of cash-strapped WP Rugby, writes Rob Houwing....
16:00 2019-06-28

Not everyone wants rugby star to stick with the Jets Valentine Holmes hopes to make an impression Saturday when the Jets play their third preseason game, facing the Saints at MetLife Stadium. But not everyone is rooting for the National Rugby League sup...
19:34 2019-08-24

England rugby match off because of typhoon England's World Cup match against France is called off because of Typhoon Hagibis, but Scotland must wait on their crucial game, while Ireland's fixture is set to go ahead....
11:51 2019-10-10

In Laos, Women Rule Rugby Despite substantial obstacles, the Lao federation keeps growing at a fast pace, and the majority of players are women. The national team tends to surprise a lot of confident opponents....
13:34 2019-06-19

Why Japan Is Hosting the Rugby World Cup Japan will become the first Asian country to host rugby union’s marquee event, when 20 national teams compete for the Webb Ellis Cup. Venues for the ninth Rugby World Cup, running from Sept. 20 to Nov...
08:01 2019-06-21

USA men could be rugby world champions this weekend – no, really Earn three more points than Fiji in Paris and Mike Friday, Perry Baker and the rest of the Eagles will be in sevens heavenIf the USA men’s sevens team earns three more points than Fiji in Paris this w...
12:00 2019-06-01

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with three birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cu...
02:00 2019-08-19

Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable The WBC 'franchise' championship continues to draw the ire of Boxing News readers The post Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable appeared first on Boxing News....
23:00 2019-07-09

European Under-21 Championship 2019: All you need to know "The 22nd edition of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway on Sunday as co-hosts Italy and San Marino greet the best young talent from across the continent."...
18:51 2019-06-14

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
00:00 2019-05-30

| Alarm at NZ's falling schoolboy rugby numbers As the All Blacks chase a third straight World Cup, the schoolboy rugby competitions that forged many of New Zealand's stars face an "alarming" fall in player numbers....
10:00 2019-07-24

Rugby: New Zealand more focused on Springboks than World Cup for now New Zealand are focusing all their energy on the World Cup opener against South Africa on Saturday with coaches happy to have their most challenging match of the pool stages first up....
17:51 2019-09-17

England 45-7 USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened England steamrollered the USA in Kobe in a game that saw eight tries and one red card 2.06pm BST And with that, I’m gone. Those were 78 impressive minutes from England, who bestride the Pool C table l...
19:00 2019-09-26

| Key Crusaders duo in doubt for Super Rugby final The Crusaders are sweating on the fitness of Scott Barrett and Ryan Crotty after they were forced off during their Super Rugby semi-final against the Hurricanes....
20:51 2019-06-29

All change for England in second Rugby World Cup game against USA • Four-day gap means chance for those who missed Tonga game• England will have one training session between matchesBen Youngs and Dan Cole are set to join Jonny Wilkinson as England’s third-most cappe...
00:00 2019-09-24

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 33-9 USA – as it happened France were just three points ahead with 20 minutes to go after an inconsistent, ill-disciplined display but found another gear to seal a bonus-point win 11.03am BST Time to sign off now, so I’ll leav...
15:00 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup referees admit they have not been good enough World Rugby statement follows several high-profile incidents‘Performances were not consistently of the standards set’World Rugby has issued an extraordinary statement in which referees at the World Cu...
16:34 2019-09-24

How rugby has helped me tackle violent impulses Raised in a north London crime family, Vinnie was out of control and armed by 13. Then a teacher at a pupil referral unit and the RugbyWorks charity showed him another way. David Cohen reports...
17:00 2019-10-01

| SA Rugby launches anti-racism campaign SA Rugby will officially launch a campaign against racism and all forms of discrimination during the Rugby Championship Test against Australia at Ellis Park....
13:34 2019-07-19

Rugby World Cup 2019: France v USA – live! Updates from the Pool C game, 8.45am BST kick-offRugby World Cup fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 7.56am BST It’s been 11 days since France played their ope...
09:00 2019-10-02

Rugby World Cup 2019: USA team guide The good news? This is the strongest US team ever to go to a World Cup. The bad news? They’ve been handed their toughest ever draw Continue reading......
14:00 2019-09-15

| WATCH: World Rugby's incredible 'Try and Stop Us' ad World Rugby introduced a campaign to grow women's rugby right around the world which includes a stunning advert that will certainly inspire a new generation....
16:34 2019-05-21

Speedy Rugby Guy Does Cool Football Play The Buffalo Bills are taking a shot on a British rugby player this preseason, and with the very first touch of his first-ever gridiron football exhibition game, Christian Wade looked like he belonged ...
17:00 2019-08-09

USA 19-31 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Tonga scored a fourth try with the last play of the game to secure a bonus point, while the USA leave the World Cup without a point 8.52am BST So that’s how it finishes. Tonga secure the bonus point w...
10:17 2019-10-13

Argentina v USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool C game in KumagayaHow they stand: World Cup fixtures, tables and resultsEmail Lee with your thoughts or tweet him here 7.09am BST 56 mins. Argentina are away up ...
08:17 2019-10-09

Argentina sign off from Rugby World Cup with convincing win over US South Americans score seven tries in 47-17 winArgentina finish third after defeats to France and EnglandArgentina ended a disappointing World Cup campaign on a high as they ran in seven tries to hamme...
18:17 2019-10-09

Ken Tanigawa rallies to win Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Ken Tanigawa overcame a three-shot deficit on the back nine to pass defending champion Paul Broadhurst and win the Senior PGA Championship on Sunday. In only his second year on ...
04:51 2019-05-27

6-way tie for first-round lead at Travelers Championship Zack Sucher made a 9-foot birdie putt in the last group of the day on the par-4 18th for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the Travelers Championship       ...
04:51 2019-06-21

Fury's lineal championship: To be the man, you have to beat the man There are numerous boxing organizations and a multitude of world titles in boxing's 17 weight classes. But the lineal championship is enjoying a rebirth in the heavyweight division....
22:34 2019-09-12

Who's Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend? Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home?...
00:17 2019-09-20

Three golfers to pick at the Travelers Championship The Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., features 22 of the world’s top-50 players, including Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. Here are two contenders and a...
23:34 2019-06-19

Raptors president has altercation after championship win Raptors president, Masai Ujiri, got into an altercation with an officer after the team won an NBA championship.        ...
11:51 2019-06-15

The 2019 Yankees: Championship or bust Normally this would sound like a thrown-down gauntlet because, normally, this would be a thrown-down gauntlet. In this time, in this place, in this city, it is something else entirely. For the Yankees...
07:51 2019-07-12

O’Sullivan: Why I'm finished with World Championship "Ronnie O’Sullivan has renewed his feud with snooker’s administration by again threatening to skip high-profile tournaments including the World Championship."...
00:34 2019-05-24

Woods ready to play in BMW Championship Tiger Woods says he is ready to play golf again this week after the former world number one withdrew from last week's Northern Trust due to back pain....
02:00 2019-08-14

Ten of the best transfers by Championship clubs this summer A few new (and familiar) faces will be hoping to impress when the Championship season kicks off on Friday nightBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredFollowing their relegation from the Premier League and th...
21:51 2019-07-31

The Players to Watch at the Evian Championship The championship has plenty of challengers and is the start of an important tournament swing for the L.P.G.A. as it heads to Europe for back-to-back majors....
16:17 2019-07-24

Tiger Woods misses cut at PGA Championship Tiger Woods' run at Bethpage Black is over as he failed to make the cut of 4-over at the 101st PGA Championship.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Championship 2019-20 season preview Fulham could bounce straight back with their four-man attack while Leeds are sure to be in the promotion mix and Neil Warnock’s Cardiff are not to be ignoredThere may not be an overwhelming favourite ...
21:51 2019-07-31

Koepka leaves field looking up at him at PGA Championship "With each mammoth drive and perfect putt, Brooks Koepka is turning the PGA Championship into his personal showcase and converting his competitors to admirers."...
16:17 2019-05-21

Russia 9-34 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Samoa trailed at half-time but ultimately won comfortably in a game littered with controversial decisions by referee Romain Poite and his TMOHow they stand: fixtures, results and tables 1.43pm BST Upd...
16:34 2019-09-24

A raccoon cafe and the Rugby World Cup: Monday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world, including the Emmy awards, the Milky Way and Corbyn in a wicker car at the Labour party conference Continue reading......
18:34 2019-09-23

France 23-21 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened France survive late Pumas revival to edge pool C openerAustralia overcome Fiji fright | New Zealand v South Africa! 10.33am BST Where to even begin with that game of rugby. As Jekyll and Hyde a perfor...
13:51 2019-09-21

Ireland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates for the Pool A match in FukuokaCheck out the latest standings and quarter-final lineupDrop Lee an email | Tweet @bloodandmud 2.07pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company and your...
15:17 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Rob Howley saga behind them against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwright and prop Wyn Jones their World Cup bows for Wa...
09:51 2019-09-21

Wales 43-14 Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales flew out of the blocks and secured a first-half bonus point before their opponents rallied superbly to draw the second half 14-14 2.05pm BST Related: Wales’ first-half blitz ensures victory ove...
18:34 2019-09-23

Riley wants World Cup push to raise profile in rugby-mad NZ New Zealand captain Ali Riley is aware of the pressure on her team to win a game at next month's women's World Cup in France but feels it is nothing compared to having spent much of her career fightin...
13:51 2019-05-23

Fiji 27-30 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: All the action as it happened as Uruguay defeat Fiji in an historic day for South American rugby. 8.35am BST Well, that’s it from me; what a game and what a result. I’m off t...
13:34 2019-09-25

Australia 39-21 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Australia 39-21 FijiWallabies open Pool D with a come-from-behind win 8.17am BST Related: Australia grind out untidy win over Fiji in their Rugby World Cup opener 7.54am BST So, it’s one from one in...
09:51 2019-09-21

Wales v England: Rugby World Cup warmup – live! Live updates from the Principality Stadium, kick-off 2.15pm (BST)England and Wales could battle it out to become world leadersFeel free to email Lee your thoughts or drop him a tweet 3.28pm BST 45 min...
16:34 2019-08-17

Wales v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool D match in KumamotoCheck out all the latest World Cup standingsDrop Luke an email here | Tweet him here 9.04am BST Don’t forget to email me or tweet me with your thoughts on...
10:17 2019-10-13

Italy 47-22 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Namibia went over for the first try in Higashiosaka but Italy rallied to score seven in reply to secure a bonus-point victory in Pool BRead our match report 8.33am BST And here’s the first try for Nam...
12:34 2019-09-22

Fiji v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in Kamaishi Any thoughts? Email or tweet @bloodandmudScott Fardy on rugby in tsunami-hit Kamaishi 7.32am BST 52 mins. Oh that’s frustrating. Uruguay win the scrum comforta...
08:34 2019-09-25

| Women to get gender-neutral Rugby World Cup from 2021 The Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017 will be the last of that title with World Rugby announcing they are adopting a policy of gender neutrality for their tournaments....
13:34 2019-08-21

Wales v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 2.30pm BST match in CardiffJarrod Evans hopes to take chance and claim spot for WalesYou can email Luke here or tweet him @lukemclaughlin 2.20pm BST We are 10 minutes away from kick-o...
15:34 2019-08-31

Rise of MLR gives US rugby reason to be cheerful despite World Cup blank Japan’s stunning success as World Cup hosts show the Eagles what might await if their own domestic league takes root Gary Gold is softly spoken at the best of times. In the worst of times on Sunday, h...
16:51 2019-10-14

| Orphan goes from sniffing 'Rugby' glue to playing for the Philippines Long before Lito Ramirez was one of the Philippines' first homegrown rugby stars he was a six-year-old orphan addicted to sniffing glue, who survived on trash and begging....
09:00 2019-07-10

Rugby: 91 v 19 - England's Cole ready for U.S. prop Ainuu England's front row will give due respect to 19-year-old U.S. prop David Ainuu in their Pool C match in Kobe on Thursday but scrum coach Neal Hatley predicts it will be a "baptism of fire" for the Tou...
10:34 2019-09-25

| Gatland signs Super Rugby deal with Chiefs Wales coach Warren Gatland has signed a four-year deal with Super Rugby side, the Chiefs, that includes a release in 2021 to handle the British and Irish Lions....
08:00 2019-06-28

Wales 35-13 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales stuttered in the face of a magnificent display by underdogs Uruguay but eventually secured the victory that guaranteed top spot in Pool DRead Gerard Meagher’s match report 11.45am BST That is al...
14:51 2019-10-13

Japan 28-21 Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Scotland are out of the World Cup after being deservedly beaten by a rampant Japan, who will face South Africa in the quarter-finalsRead Robert Kitson’s match report 3.45pm BST 2.08pm BST That’s it f...
19:17 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: Wales Open Campaign With Six-Try Win Over Georgia Rugby World Cup: Four slick first-half tries from Jonathan Davies, Justin Tipuric, Josh Adams and Liam Williams ensured the bonus point for Wales vs Georgia....
18:00 2019-09-23

Scotland can match anyone at Rugby World Cup, says Gregor Townsend • Townsend reveals squad but Rory Hutchinson misses out• ‘We’ve got a stronger squad now than we’ve ever had’A ruined palace that was birthplace to a doomed queen may not be the most auspicious of ven...
00:00 2019-09-04

Can the N.F.L. Turn a 360-Pound Rugby Player Into a Football Star? Jordan Mailata had barely played football before the Eagles drafted him last year. Now he has to prove himself in one of the sport’s most technically demanding positions...
11:51 2019-09-17

England v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from England’s opener against Tonga in SapporoPool A match report: Ireland 27-3 ScotlandOwen Farrell interview: ‘I try to take the emotion out of it’Get in touch with Lee via email or on ...
12:34 2019-09-22

Japan v Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates of crucial Pool A decider | Kick off: 11.45am BSTScotland v Japan to go ahead but Namibia v Canada called offAndy Bull: Japan ready to think big after hard years with JonesEmail lee.calve...
14:51 2019-10-13

Ireland 27-3 Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Ireland overpowered Six Nations rivals Scotland with an impressively powerful and precise display in a crunch Pool A encounter in Yokohama 11.22am BST That’s all from me today. Thanks for reading, and...
12:34 2019-09-22

Georgia v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Kumagaya CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the game 6.31am BST 12 mins. Uruguay have a scrum near halfway, and...
07:34 2019-09-29

Wallabies v Samoa: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the match in Parramatta Any thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 10.30am BST As you can see, still a host of talent and experience on show for the Wallabies. A fair few in Manu Samoa blue ...
11:34 2019-09-07

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Host nation Japan overcame stout resistance from Samoa to secure victory -and a dramatic bonus-point clinching try deep into added time - to take full control of Pool A, and send Samoa home 2.10pm BST...
17:00 2019-10-05

England v Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool C game in TokyoAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Barry or tweet him with your thoughts on the match 8.46am BST Not too long now: We’re brought ...
10:00 2019-10-05

France 23-21 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened France were made to battle for victory against a spirited, physical Tonga outfit in this bruising Pool C encounter - but eventually squeezed home by two points to seal a quarter-final spot 11.20am BST...
14:51 2019-10-06

Australia v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in OitaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the match 5.40am BST Hi all! A good morning/evening/post-prandial re...
07:00 2019-10-05

New Zealand 71-9 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Updates from the Pool B game in TokyoEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the matchWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalism 8.0...
09:17 2019-10-06

France v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool C game in Kumamoto CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet with your thoughts 8.11am BST Hello and welcome. France face Tonga today with nine point...
09:17 2019-10-06

New Zealand v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool B game in TokyoEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts on the matchWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent journalism 7.0...
08:17 2019-10-06

| Reds coach endorses Jaguares in Super Rugby Reds coach Brad Thorn says Super Rugby teams should embrace playing the Jaguares, who have faced flak for fielding essentially the Argentina national team....
10:51 2019-06-02

Love, rugby and a sport's crucial battle with concussion On the eve of the Rugby World Cup, Tom Hamilton assesses how far the game has come and how far it still has to go in its understanding of the most prevalent -- and damaging -- injury in rugby....
19:51 2019-09-18

Ireland v Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A matchThe Breakdown: World Cup’s collision confusionGeorgia 10-45 Fiji | Results, fixtures and tablesGet in touch with Niall by email or Twitter 12.45pm BST 60 m...
14:00 2019-10-03

Ireland 35-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A matchThe Breakdown: World Cup’s collision confusionGeorgia 10-45 Fiji | Results, fixtures and tablesGet in touch with Niall by email or Twitter 1.30pm BST Irela...
14:34 2019-10-03

Georgia 10-45 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Fiji finally found their feet with a dominant victory as their jet-heeled backs tore their Pool D rivals apart in a seven-try routRugby World Cup 2019: fixtures, tables and results 8.47am BST And here...
14:34 2019-10-03

England 39-10 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Up against 14 men for over an hour, England ran in six tries to secure their place in the knockout stages Read Rob Kitson’s match report from the Tokyo Stadium All the fixtures, tables and results fro...
17:00 2019-10-05

Ireland 35-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Ireland got the bonus-point win they needed to stay on course for the quarter-finals but were made to work hard by a determined Russian side in difficult conditions 1.32pm BST That’s all from me - I’l...
17:34 2019-10-03

A Gorilla Plays Rugby In This Delightful Video. Watch Looks like Pertinax the gorilla is brushing up on his rugby skills before the upcoming Rugby World Cup. The 37-year-old male gorilla, a resident of the Paignton Zoo in Devon, UK, was spotted playing.....
17:17 2019-09-18

The insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the must-see sights Continue reading......
19:51 2019-09-17

| SuperSport Rugby Challenge semi-finalists confirmed The Pumas will meet Boland and Western Province will faceGriquas next weekend in the semi-finals of the 2019 edition of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge....
20:17 2019-06-09

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand 63-0 Canada – as it happened New Zealand scored nine tries and came close to a few more in a vicious thwacking of an outclassed Canada 1.38pm BST And with that, I’ll be off to to attack my lunch with the same kind of remorseless ...
15:00 2019-10-02

Australia v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Late tries earn Australia a fourth bonus point against a resolute Georgia 1.48pm BST So a tough final pool game for Australia, who have qualified through to the knockout stages of the Japan World Cup,...
14:51 2019-10-11

Australia 45-10 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wallabies put on second-half showing after early yellow cardsAll the fixtures, tables and results from Japan 8.49am BST A tough one to assess for Australia. Was it job done, move forward. Or were ther...
10:00 2019-10-05

Argentina beat USA 47-17 at Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened South Americans east past US in final Pool C gameJoaquín Tuculet and Juan Cruz Mallia score two tries 8.00am BST That’s all from me, thanks for your company and you can now join my colleague Simon Bur...
18:17 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup: Wales edges Wallabies in thriller Wales withstood a frenetic second half fightback from two-time champion Australia to win their crucial Rugby World Cup Pool D match 29-25 in Tokyo Sunday....
05:00 2019-09-30

Wales players 'know where we stand' on rugby integrity issues Squad given integrity briefing after Howley exit‘It’s been difficult ... a bit of a shell shock to the boys’Wales players were given an integrity briefing the morning after news broke Rob Howley had b...
13:17 2019-09-20

Scotland 61-0 Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Needing at least four tries against Russia to keep their World Cup hopes alive, a rampant Scotland ran in nine including a George Horne hat-trick 10.29am BST And here’s a match report from Andy Bull i...
18:17 2019-10-09

Scotland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool A match in KobeSamoa could punish Scotland for wading into tackle rowEmail Simon here or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1.21pm BST 82 mins: It’s tapped and booted into tou...
14:34 2019-09-30

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match report from the Oita Stadium How they stand: tables,...
18:17 2019-10-09

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, we ask locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the must-see sights Continue reading......
14:34 2019-09-14

Australia 25-29 Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales held a 23-8 lead at half-time but Australia rallied in the second half and just fell short, earning a losing point 10.58am BST For the Welsh, plays like the opening minute drop goals in both hal...
12:00 2019-09-29

Ben Te'o left out of England Rugby World Cup squad – as it happened Uncapped Ruaridh McConnochie is in, alongside Willi Heinz, Jack Singleton and Lewis Ludlam, but Brad Shields is among those omittedBen Te’o omitted from England’s 31-man World Cup squad 1.54pm BST Bef...
17:00 2019-08-12

France v Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 4.15pm (local) Group C game in TokyoAustralia overcome big scare from Fiji in their openerGet in touch! Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.46am BST 27 min: Referee Angus Gardner has been pro...
09:51 2019-09-21

'We were attracted by the aggression': how rugby rescues lives in America Cristian Rodriguez found the game in Hawaiian Gardens, California through a programme called Alternatives to Gang Membership. After this weekend’s Collegiate Rugby Championship in Philadelphia, he’ll ...
15:34 2019-05-31

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries ATLANTA (AP) — Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship where they were taking cover from rain and showered them with debris, Atlanta police said....
22:00 2019-08-26

Massive lightning strike at the Tour Championship Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said.       ...
16:34 2019-08-25

Tiger Woods looks far better at BMW Championship than he did at Northern Trust From first tee through 18th green in Wednesday’s BMW Championship pro-am at Medinah Country Club, Tiger Woods walked and played without restriction.        ...
22:00 2019-08-16

World Cup a European, American championship _ with Australia The basketball World Cup has turned into a championship of Europe and the Americas _ with Australia thrown in from Oceania       ...
15:34 2019-09-06

| An clings to one-shot lead at Wyndham Championship South Korea's An Byeong-hun had four birdies on Saturday to maintain his one-shot lead heading into the final round of the US PGA Tour Wyndham Championship....
12:01 2019-08-04

6 hurt as lightning strikes at Tour Championship Six spectators were injured when lightning struck a tree at East Lake Golf Club on Saturday afternoon during a weather delay at the Tour Championship....
00:34 2019-08-25

FIA F3 car to Macau in non-championship race, track changes expected The new FIA Formula 3 car will compete at Macau in a non-championship event, with track changes to sections such as the iconic Lisboa corner also announced...
15:17 2019-07-04

Tiger keeps Tour Championship hopes alive with 67 at BMW Tiger Woods kept his hopes of qualifying for next week's Tour Championship alive by shooting a 5-under-par 67 on Saturday during the third round of the BMW Championship in Medinah, Ill....
16:00 2019-08-18

Nets embracing their new reality: ‘Now it’s championship talk’ LAS VEGAS — While Caris LeVert and Taurean Prince are close friends with Kevin Durant, they both downplayed any role they had in luring him to the Nets. What they didn’t downplay, however, were the te...
17:00 2019-07-08

Championship or bust for Rockets after huge trade What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the mess...
01:34 2019-07-13

Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defence "World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month\u0027s World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury."...
02:34 2019-09-03

Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
00:34 2019-08-19

Football League: Preston and QPR close gap on Championship's top two Preston win at Birmingham, QPR beat MillwallForest pay Clough tributes in win over BarnsleyPreston moved up to third place and closed the gap on Leeds and Swansea (both drew) to just a point after a 1...
19:51 2019-09-21

Luton Town 3-3 Middlesbrough: Championship – as it happened A late James Collins equaliser rescued a point for Luton on their return to the Championship, minutes after Britt Assombalonga hit a penalty over for MiddlesbroughLuton and Middlesbrough share points ...
23:51 2019-08-02

| Sublime win for Schaper at Junior Players Championship Third time’s the charm for South Africa’s Jayden Schaper, who muscled his way to victory at the AJGA Junior Players Championship in the United States....
15:00 2019-09-02

PGA stars discuss Open Championship course conditions What I'm Hearing: Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio is on hand at the Open Championship and spoke to Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler and Adam Scott about the playing conditions at Royal Portrush.  ...
18:51 2019-07-15

#24 UA Volleyball falls just short of tourney championship TUCSON – The 24th ranked Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team lost in 5 sets in the championship match of the Cactus Classic. Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:...
07:51 2019-09-01

Huddersfield v Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – live! Live updates from the 12pm BST kick-offLive scores – follow all Sunday’s goals!Feel free to email Rob your thoughts 12.44pm BST 44 min Murphy spanks wide from 25 yards. 12.41pm BST 41 min Wednesday ha...
14:00 2019-09-15

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the bat...
17:00 2019-09-15

Tiger Woods still looking for spark after second round of the BMW Championship Tiger Woods has played two decent rounds this week at the BMW Championship. But he needs more than that to qualify for next week's Tour Championship.       ...
23:34 2019-08-16

| Lowry's Open Championship triumph: 4 key moments A look at some of the key moments of Shane Lowry's victory in treacherous conditions to claim his maiden major title at the 148th Open Championship on Sunday...
20:00 2019-07-21

Which of his two championship belts will Henry Cejudo defend first? Cejudo won a second title on Saturday. What is in his immediate future, and what's in store for Valentina Shevchenko, Tony Ferguson and others from UFC 238?...
02:17 2019-06-10

2019 League of Legends World Championship: All you need to know Looking for the rundown of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship? Check out our handy guide, which details the prize pool, history and teams....
23:00 2019-10-02

Canada erupts as Raptors capture first ever NBA championship Canadians erupted from coast to coast and all the way up to the Arctic on Thursday as the Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA championship in a country that is traditionally known as the home of ...
09:00 2019-06-14

Vandy powers past LSU 13-4 and into SEC championship game HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Ty Duvall drove in four runs and Ethan Paul three, powering Vanderbilt into the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game with a 13-4 victory over LSU on Saturday. The t...
03:00 2019-05-26

Barbasol Championship Announces Local Players NICHOLASVILLE, KY – The Barbasol Championship today announced players competing in this year’s tournament with local ties. Kentucky natives Chip McDaniel, Cooper Musselman, Stephen Stallings, Jr., and...
03:51 2019-06-14

Dino-mite! Raptors win Canada's first NBA championship The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
09:00 2019-06-14

Key trio helps Mystics put it all together for first WNBA championship Head coach Mike Thibault, star Elena Delle Donne and Finals MVP Emma Meeseman guided the Mystics to the first WNBA championship in franchise history.       ...
03:51 2019-10-12

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship lead over Mercedes teamm...
19:00 2019-06-23

Leonard, Raptors move within victory of first championship OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard’s hot hand is sending the Raptors home to Toronto on the cusp of a startling upset for Canada. Leonard outdueled the Splash Brothers for 36 points and 12 reb...
06:00 2019-06-08

Senior PGA Championship 1st round suspended due to weather PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The first round of the Senior PGA Championship has been suspended due to dangerous weather conditions. A series of thunderstorms were scheduled to pass over suburban Rochester, ...
19:34 2019-05-23

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
18:34 2019-05-21

Tates Creek Wins State Championship Lexington (LEX 18) — For the first time since 1986, the Tates Creek baseball team are State Champions. The Commodores defeated McCracken Co. 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. After...
23:17 2019-06-09

| Lee, Ancer join leaders at Travelers Championship South Korea's Lee Kyoung-hoon and Mexico's Abraham Ancer forced their way into a six-way tie at the top of the leaderboard on a low-scoring first round at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship on Thur...
10:34 2019-06-21

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship by 2 shots Brooks Koepka didn’t crack despite four straight bogeys on the inward nine and saved himself from wasting the largest 54-hole lead in a major.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

The Latest: Deputy taken to hospital after championship game SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on an investigation into whether the president of the Toronto Raptors pushed and hit a sheriff’s deputy in the face (all times local): 3:50 p.m. A California sher...
01:17 2019-06-15

Woods 'rested and ready' for PGA Championship after month off "Tiger Woods walked into the media interview room at the PGA Championship on Tuesday morning clutching a cup of hot coffee on a cool New York morning."...
16:17 2019-05-21

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
15:34 2019-05-21

Tiger Woods practices ahead of PGA Championship "Tiger Woods proved many doubters wrong with his triumph at last month\u0027s Masters, where he not only completed a comeback story for the ages but also put Jack Nicklaus\u0027s record of 18 major ti...
16:17 2019-05-21

Clash of Clans will have its first World Championship in October Supercell announced today that it will hold the first ever Clash of Clans World Championship at ESL One Hamburg from October 25 to October 27.Read More...
02:51 2019-07-03

Surging Buckeyes beat Nebraska 3-1 for Big Ten championship OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Griffan Smith and Andrew Magno combined to hold down Nebraska’s offense, and Ohio State mustered just enough of its own to beat the Cornhuskers 3-1 in the Big Ten Tournament c...
04:51 2019-05-27

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in 8-way championship tie The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in an unprecedented eight-way tie Friday morning when the competition’s moderators ran out of words for the contestants after 20 rounds. “It’s complete. They wi...
09:51 2019-05-31

Rain can't dampen Blues' championship parade Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of downtown St. Louis and braved the rain Saturday to cheer on the Stanley Cup champion Blues, who concluded the festivities with a packed rally benea...
23:17 2019-06-15

| Lions lose Kwagga for rest of Super Rugby season The Lions have received a blow with the news that loose forward Kwagga Smith is likely to be sidelined for the remainder of the Super Rugby competition....
17:17 2019-06-10

| Stars align for Crusaders in bid for 10th Super Rugby crown The Crusaders have delivered an ominous warning as they bid for a third consecutive Super Rugby crown with news that they expect to be at full strength for the playoffs....
10:51 2019-06-16

Rugby World Cup blown wide open by super weekend Very little is certain at this Rugby World Cup. Be it the results, the refereeing, Michael Cheika's motor mouth or even the completion of simple tasks like finding somewhere to watch the game on TV in...
00:00 2019-10-01

Elliot Daly: England must focus on reaching last eight at Rugby World Cup Elliot Daly says England rugby's first target at the World Cup is making sure they qualify from their pool following a nightmare campaign four years ago....
04:51 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup: Scotland v Japan to go ahead but Namibia v Canada off World Rugby rules crucial game can proceed in wake of typhoonWales v Uruguay and USA v Tonga on, Namibia v Canada offThe under-threat Rugby World Cup pool match between Scotland and Japan is to go ahe...
10:17 2019-10-13

Rugby: World Cup host city hoping for the best, prepared for the worst Japan is one of the most vulnerable countries in the world to earthquakes, typhoons and tsunamis and organizers of next month's rugby World Cup hope their best-laid plans are not thrown into disarray ...
19:00 2019-09-05

Japan determined not to crash out early at home Rugby World Cup • Hosts face tough opening game against Russia on Friday• England first hosts out at group stage four years agoJapan are determined not to be a World Cup failure like England and fail to qualify for t...
17:51 2019-09-18

Rugby World Cup pool stage could be hit as cyclone heads for Japan • Tropical storm Faxai expected to become a typhoon• World Cup organisers ready to move games aroundA tropical cyclone heading for Tokyo has brought into focus the potential disruption at the Rugby Wo...
18:00 2019-09-05

England mobile phone ban imposed for Rugby World Cup matchdays • England party briefed following Wales betting scandal• Six suspicious incidents of approaches in 2015 tournamentEngland players and staff have been told not to use their mobile phones on World Cup m...
17:51 2019-09-18

Rugby World Cup preparations hit bump with concerns over readiness of pitch Yokohama pitch relaid a month out from first matchOrganisers remain confident of ‘optimal conditions’ Rugby union has never been synonymous with luscious green grass and impeccable playing surfaces. B...
14:34 2019-09-03

Canadian rugby players help typhoon recovery efforts in Japan Canada's players helped the local community in Kamaishi recover from Typhoon Hagibis on Sunday after their final Rugby World Cup match against Namibia was canceled due to the impact of the storm....
21:17 2019-10-13

Man outside UK Parliament is 'rugby tackled' after dousing himself in 'flammable liquid,' police say A man was detained outside Britain’s Houses of Parliament on Tuesday morning after dousing himself in what police say appeared to be a “flammable liquid”....
03:34 2019-10-02

Tonga score try with last play to leave USA pointless at Rugby World Cup • Tonga secure bonus-point victory with late Telusa Veainu score• USA finish bottom of Pool C after disappointing second halfTonga came from behind at half-time to secure a 31-19 win over the United S...
11:17 2019-10-13

Japan hang on to reach Rugby World Cup last eight and send Scotland out • Hosts dazzle before being made to sweat by Scots’ recovery• Kenki Fukuoka scores two tries as Japan top Pool ASome results deserve to be lit up in neon and this historic victory for Japan was one of...
19:17 2019-10-13

Folau fights 'unlawful termination' of Australia rugby contract Israel Folau has launched legal proceedings against Rugby Australia after his playing contract was terminated last month following his homophobic comments on social media....
22:00 2019-06-06

Rugby World Cup storm row blows up as Scotland consider legal action It is still unclear whether Sunday's vital Pool A clash between hosts Japan and Scotland will become the third World Cup match to fall foul of Typhoon Hagibis, which is hurtling towards Tokyo, but bot...
22:51 2019-10-11

Rugby World Cup: Bonus-point win keeps host Japan on course for quarterfinals Host Japan withstood a resolute challenge from Samoa to secure a crucial bonus-point victory in a 38-19 victory in their Rugby World Cup Pool A match at the City of Toyota Stadium Saturday....
22:00 2019-10-05

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the ex-All Blacks forward knew there was much more at stake than results on the field....
19:00 2019-09-12

A rugby player got red carded -- then went into his opponent's locker room and apologized Canadian rugby player Josh Larsen has earned respect for apologizing to the South African team after getting red carded in his side's 66-7 defeat on Tuesday....
21:51 2019-10-09

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals HIV diagnosis Ex-British Lions captain believed to be first UK sportsman to go public about living with virusWelsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has revealed that he is HIV positive.Mr Thomas, who came out as gay in 200...
02:00 2019-09-15

New Zealand fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final New Zealand are on course to meet Ireland, Scotland or Japan in the quarter-finals later this month after taking control of their pool in the opening weeks of the World Cup....
16:51 2019-10-07

England 33-19 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened England powered to victory and denied Wales the world No 1 ranking in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 4.27pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company and see you in Cardiff n...
21:00 2019-08-11

Rugby: Canada in party mode as Springboks challenge looms If Canada's players are feeling nervous ahead of Tuesday's Rugby World Cup game against twice champions South Africa they are not showing it, with coach Kingsley Jones saying the squad is in party moo...
17:51 2019-10-07

Taking on England at the Rugby World Cup is strange for me – but USA are ready | Will Hooley Will Hooley was brought through the youth ranks with England but now relishes joining his ‘rugby family’ on the biggest stageIt’s 2005 and the camera is glaring in my face. I’m 11 years old and taking...
13:34 2019-09-14

Rugby World Cup: Cheika says Australia must improve discipline after 45-10 win – video Australia head coach Michael Cheika says the Wallabies had an issue with discipline following their 45-10 World Cup victory against Uruguay on Saturday. Both Adam Coleman and Lukhan Salakaia-Loto were...
17:00 2019-10-05

| Rugby World Cup dream alive for Ireland's SA-born Kleyn Jean Kleyn has the chance to stake a late claim for a place in Ireland's Rugby World Cup squad after he was selected for their first warm-up match against Italy....
22:34 2019-08-08

Israel Folau launches legal action over rugby sacking Australian rugby international Israel Folau is seeking "substantial remedies" after being sacked for a social media post saying "hell awaits" gay people....
10:00 2019-06-06

Wales’ Taulupe Faletau out of Rugby World Cup with broken collarbone • Injury-hit No 8 suffers setback in training and needs surgery• ‘Innocuous training ground incident’ resulted in breakWales will be without one of their most experienced and influential forwards in t...
19:00 2019-08-01

Rugby: Italy out as World Cup games called off for first time due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as a result - saying the risk from Typhoon Hagibis mad...
13:51 2019-10-10

England 37-0 Italy: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened England head off to Japan after swatting aside a poor Italy effort at St James’s Park in the final Rugby World Cup warm-up 10.03pm BST That’s all from me, thanks for your company and speak to you tom...
04:34 2019-09-07

If you build it, will they succumb? Houston opens rugby field of dreams The SaberCats of MLR have opened their own stadium. It’s not the only example of US cities building homes for foreign sportsRain again. Brian Colona’s sunglasses were an optimistic touch under a sky f...
08:17 2019-05-25

Australia’s departure for Rugby World Cup delayed by Typhoon Faxai • Japan bracing for record-breaking wind and rain• England are due to fly to Japan on Sunday eveningThe Australian team’s departure for the Rugby World Cup has been delayed after meteorologists warned...
14:34 2019-09-08

| Super Rugby draw: Kind to Bulls, tough on Sharks While the Sharks clearly have ambitious rebirth plans, their 2020 Super Rugby roster is a possible stumbling block to rapid success, says Rob Houwing....
14:00 2019-09-10

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt Japan's Formula One Grand Prix race this weekend....
14:51 2019-10-10

RAF serviceman dies after sustaining injury in rugby league match • Scott Stevenson hurt in inter-services game against the army• ‘This is tragic and heartbreaking news,’ says RFL chiefAn RAF senior aircraftman has died after being injured playing in an inter-servic...
00:17 2019-09-17

South Africa 66-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened South Africa gave 14-man Canada a sound thrashing to guarantee their place in the quarter-finals 1.41pm BST Right, I’ll be off. Here’s a match report. We’ll be back tomorrow when there are three fixxt...
15:51 2019-10-08

| Super Rugby semis created perfect build-up script The results were predicted but what happened on the field in the semi-final round may have injected some much needed interest into the Super Rugby grand finale...
23:00 2019-07-01

New Zealand omit Owen Franks from Rugby World Cup squad New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has sprung a surprise by omitting prop Owen Franks from his World Cup squad, while he has gambled on the fitness of lock Brodie Retallick....
10:34 2019-08-28

Rugby meets MMA in the violent Russian sport of kila – video Russia's Native Games continued in the Tambov region of central Russia last weekend, with the ancient game of kila a highlight.In a game thought to date back to the 12th century, teams of three battle...
16:34 2019-08-29

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened A first-half barrage of 17 points inside six minutes saw champions New Zealand overcome South Africa in a hugely physical and highly skilled Pool B opener in Yokohama 1.20pm BST That’s it from me for ...
17:51 2019-09-21

Sacked rugby star accused of 'greed' for seeking £1.6m donations Sacked Australian rugby star Israel Folau has been accused of "greed" by one of his former teammates for launching a crowdfunding campaign to raise $3m (£1.6m) to help him fight his dismissal in ...
12:00 2019-06-21

Rugby World Cup officials scolded for poor refereeing across tournament World Rugby on Tuesday issued a statement how the referees at the Rugby World Cup have been officiating and admitted that they have not been up to par....
09:00 2019-09-26

Rugby World Cup: England power past USA on day seven – video highlights England thrashed the USA in Pool C, with a seven-try haul earning them a 45-7 win and a second bonus point in two games. There was a similar scoreline in the earlier match, as Italy overcome Canada 48...
17:34 2019-09-26

Rugby’s Bold Drive. Why Japan’s Hosting the World Cup: QuickTake Japan will become the first Asian country to host rugby union’s marquee event, when 20 national teams compete for the Webb Ellis Cup. Venues for the ninth Rugby World Cup, running from Sept. 20 to Nov...
01:00 2019-06-21

New Zealand v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the All Blacks’ opening gameFrance 23-21 Argentina | Australia 39-21 FijiAny thoughts? Email or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin 12.41pm BST Sean Fitzpatrick on New Zealand’s efforts: “Other than th...
13:51 2019-09-21

Israel Folau looks for $2.1 million in legal battle with Rugby Australia Israel Folau, who was sacked by Rugby Australia following a homophobic social media post, is crowdfunding A$3 million (US$2.1 million) to pursue a legal battle against the governing body....
19:01 2019-06-20

Rugby: England under pressure, Eagles will fly free: U.S. coach Gold Even the most optimistic U.S. rugby fan would struggle to sound upbeat about their chances of beating England at the World Cup on Thursday but Eagles coach Gary Gold says that being severe underdogs w...
10:34 2019-09-25

Rugby chief suggests quoting Bible is hate speech Australian rugby star Israel Folau hit back after the organization that sacked him for posting a Bible verse suggested parts of the Holy Book are a problem....
04:51 2019-07-10

Blaine Scully will lead USA into Rugby World Cup opener against England • Five changes to side that dispatched Canada this month• Eight players in squad attached to Premiership clubsCardiff wing Blaine Scully will lead the USA into their World Cup opener against England a...
15:34 2019-09-23

Ireland display credentials to tackle Rugby World Cup heavyweights Less than 24 hours after the All Blacks had taken care of Springboks, the Irish provided a Rugby World Cup message of their own that will have anyone doubting their claims as potential tournament winn...
21:00 2019-09-22

Rugby World Cup: England, Ireland and Italy all win on day three – video highlights Day three of the Rugby World Cup saw the ideal start for England, Ireland and Italy as they all secured bonus points in their opening ties. England left it late but rounded off a good performance with...
18:34 2019-09-23

Japan tries to please Rugby World Cup fans with rethink on tattooed bather ban Hot spring resorts consider lifting traditional curbs on displaying body art, which is associated with criminal gangsThousands of hot springs in Japan are rethinking their long-standing ban on tattooe...
12:34 2019-07-08

| Folau, Rugby Australia headed to court after mediation fails Israel Folau and Rugby Australia looked headed for a long and costly court battle over his sacking for homophobic comments after last-ditch conciliation talks collapsed....
08:00 2019-06-28

Rugby league players consider class action over NRL's treatment of concussions Bannister Law and Cahill Lawyers investigating code’s liability for ‘reasonably preventable brain injuries’Former rugby league players are considering a class action lawsuit against the code over the ...
05:34 2019-07-03

New Zealanders vent anger at being unable to watch Rugby World Cup New streaming service receives thousands of complaints as All Blacks kick off campaignMany New Zealanders have expressed anger at not being able to watch the All Blacks’ first match of this year’s Rug...
02:17 2019-09-22

Brain disease CTE found in 2 Australian rugby league players A study released Thursday shows that a disease linked to repeated concussions in North American sport has been found in the brains of two former Australian rugby league players....
22:34 2019-06-27

| How humble Hong Kong Sevens shaped world rugby As Japan gears up to host Asia's first Rugby World Cup, they might give a nod of thanks in the direction of continental neighbours Hong Kong for helping to make it all possible....
12:00 2019-08-22

Rugby World Cup: how the quarter-finalists shape up | Michael Aylwin Ireland and Australia can upset the odds but Japan have probably gone as far as they canForm: England are looking untroubled. They didn’t even have to play at the weekend. They have not been above cri...
16:17 2019-10-14

Rugby World Cup points 2019: The top try scorers from this year's RWC While winning the Webb Ellis trophy is the ultimate goal for all 20 teams competing at the Rugby World Cup, some of the planet's top finishers will also be looking to outdo each other by finishing fir...
02:17 2019-09-21

Rugby: France look to weather U.S. challenge as typhoon threat fades The threat of a typhoon may be fading over Fukuoka but the winds of change continue to blow through France at the World Cup as they look to build momentum against the United States in their second Poo...
16:34 2019-09-30

Sponsor backs sacking of rugby star after homophobic comments The major sponsor of the Australian rugby team has backed the sacking of Israel Folau for homophobic comments a day after the player renewed his stance in a church sermon....
22:00 2019-06-17

Dung And Dragons: Kids Dodge Cows To Play Rugby Sidestepping cowpats and garbage, Myanmar's only home-grown junior rugby side train on the outskirts of Yangon, preparing to take on children from the city's well-heeled international schools....
07:00 2019-07-17

Samu Kerevi voices fear that rugby union is becoming 'soft' Wallabies centre shocked over high tackle penaltyThreat to switch to rugby league not just a jokeSamu Kerevi has called on the authorities to bring in players to advise on the regulations covering the...
14:34 2019-09-30

Google Doodle Celebrates the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan The 2019 Rugby World Cup kicked off Friday in Tokyo’s Ajinomoto Stadium, and Google has marked the occasion with a Doodle of a scrum. This year marks the first time that the Rugby World Cup, hel...
20:17 2019-09-20

| WP Rugby, CT City, Cape Cobras join forces for Mandela Day WP, Cape Town City FC and the Cape Cobras will collectively give 67 minutes of their time to help the Langa Cheshire Home for the Disabled on Mandela Day....
16:51 2019-07-16

How a Rugby Star’s Homophobic Posts Got Australians Arguing About Religion If there is one way to drag Australians, who pride themselves on their easygoing nature, into talking about divisive social issues, it is for those issues to intrude onto the sports field....
22:17 2019-07-01

Rugby World Cup: Japan stun Ireland – video highlights Host country Japan surprised Ireland with a 19-12 final score in Shizuoka. The team came from nine points down to win their second match of the Rugby World Cup, with a very realistic chance of reachin...
14:34 2019-09-28

Rugby: Tongans send Piutau off in style with win over United States Tonga gave captain Siale Piutau a parting gift of a first victory of the Rugby World Cup with a 31-19 win over the United States on Sunday that left the Eagles pointless at the end of their campaign....
21:17 2019-10-13

Georgia trounce Uruguay to kickstart Rugby World Cup campaign Georgia 33-7 UruguayGeorgia ran in five tries to climb off the bottom of Pool DUruguay’s Facundo Gattas was sent off late in the gameGeorgia bounced back from their opening World Cup defeat to Wales w...
12:00 2019-09-29

Trump Brings His Own Prize to Japan's Sumo Championship Japan’s ancient sporting tradition is getting an infusion of the Trump brand Sunday when President Trump becomes the first American leader to present a trophy to the winner of a sumo wrestling tournam...
08:34 2019-05-26

More than two dozen fake NBA championship rings seized at LA airport, CBP says Authorities in California recently seized more than two dozen counterfeit National Basketball Association championship rings, which could have cost potential buyers more than half a million dollars....
13:34 2019-09-12

Mercedes Takes Its Sixth Constructors' Championship In A Row At Suzuka Just one day after Typhoon Hagibis made landfall in Japan, Valtteri Bottas took advantage of a cloudless sky over Suzuka today to win the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix and help Mercedes Benz clinch their s...
16:51 2019-10-13

6 Injured in Lightning Strike at PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta A half-dozen people were injured, including one of the tournament’s vendors, after lightning struck a tree near the 16th tee during a weather delay. “It was like a sonic boom,” the vendor said....
06:00 2019-08-25

Opinion: The Tiger from the Masters goes missing during first round of PGA Championship The Masters this was not. Tiger Woods' dream of winning a second consecutive major title is not officially over, but it’s not exactly alive and well.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at Tour Championship Six spectators were injured when lightning struck a tree during the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Saturday, the PGA Tour said in a statement....
02:34 2019-08-25

Tickets to watch Tigers Woods, PGA Championship selling for as low as $6 PGA Championship tickets have a face value of $110 but they are going for as little as $6 on StubHub.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Several injured by massive lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship Six spectators were struck by lightning at the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta Saturday. All were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Preliminary reports said none of the...
01:34 2019-08-25

Koepka wins PGA Championship for fourth major title "A coronation almost turned into a calamity but Brooks Koepka survived to win the PGA Championship for a second consecutive year on Sunday and establish himself as golf\u0027s new top dog."...
16:17 2019-05-21

| WATCH: There is a toe wrestling championship and this man nailed his 16th title The official Toe Wrestling World Championship got off on the right foot in the village of Wetton in Staffordshire. Alan 'Nasty' Nash successfully defended his world title in the specially organised to...
21:51 2019-05-27

Brooks Koepka leads after two rounds at Tour Championship Brooks Koepka made a short birdie putt on 18 to take a one-shot lead at 13-under after two rounds at the Tour Championship at East Lake.       ...
06:34 2019-08-24

Relieved Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
05:34 2019-08-19

Five story lines to watch in the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Bethpage Black, playing to a par of 70 and stretching out north of 7,400 yards, will greet the players each day like a jab to the face.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

NCAA strips college of championship after coach let players use car The NCAA ordered Texas college Mary Hardin-Baylor to vacate its 2016 Division III national championship in football because the team's coach loaned his 2006 Subaru to several players....
12:51 2019-10-12

Russia, Canada reach world championship semis Ice hockey heavyweights Russia and Canada reached the world championship semi-finals on Thursday after thrilling wins, with holders Sweden in action later on Thursday....
21:17 2019-05-23

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers The first handful of League of Legends teams across major regions have qualified for October's world championship in Europe. Here's what to know about them....
03:00 2019-08-19

Breaking down Tiger Woods' 19 PGA Championship performances Tiger Woods has won the PGA Championship four times in 19 appearances, claiming victory in 1999, 2000, 2006 and 2007.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Some big names are missing, but big money ahead at Tour Championship Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth will not be at the Tour Championship this week, but that doesn't change the bottom line: The winner gets $15 million...
03:00 2019-08-19

How to watch the golf's 2019 Tour Championship, odds to win Justin Thomas is the favorite to win the 2019 Tour Championship and claim the 2019 FedExCup after winning the BMW Championship. Here is how to watch this weekend's season-ending tournament and the oth...
20:34 2019-08-21

Tiger Woods has work to do after poor BMW Championship start Tigers Woods didn’t help his chances of getting to defend his Tour Championship title. Woods is projected to need a top 10 finish this week in the BMW Championship to advance to East Lake, where...
16:00 2019-08-16

Commissioner For A Day: Let’s Make NASCAR’s Championship Race Less Random NASCAR currently decides on a champion at its top level through a process that’s somehow both complicated and arbitrary. The result is more about entertainment than staying true to what motorsports is...
13:00 2019-08-16

Broadhurst, Toledo vault to Senior PGA Championship lead Defending champion Paul Broadhurst and Esteban Toledo shared the lead two rounds into the Senior PGA Championship        ...
03:51 2019-05-25

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
16:17 2019-05-21

Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October "Tiger Woods will return to Japan for the first time since 2006 to compete in the inaugural Zozo Championship in October, the Masters champion said on Wednesday."...
16:17 2019-05-21

Jim Nantz: Bethpage Black won't be so vicious for PGA Championship Jim Nantz said he doesn't expect conditions at Bethpage Black to be nearly as tough as we've seen in recent years.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Athletics: Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defense World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month's World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury....
21:00 2019-09-02

Tennessee A&I championship teams inducted into Naismith Hall Three men's college basketball teams from the late 1950s at Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial Normal School have been inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame   ...
16:00 2019-09-10

Lightning Strike At PGA Tour Championship Injures Six Spectators Six people were injured at East Lake Golf Club on Saturday when lightning struck a tree near the south end of the course. The incident occurred less than 30 minutes after the third round of the PGA To...
20:34 2019-08-25

Lightning strike at golf's PGA Tour Championship injures 6 Storm clouds rolled in, players were pulled off the course, and fans told to seek shelter — but that didn't stop lightning strikes from showering debris onto spectators. In the past, similar strikes w...
17:34 2019-08-25

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the W...
06:34 2019-07-03

Shooting At NBA Championship Celebration In Canada Injures 4 People Four people were injured, some seriously, after a shooting at the NBA championship celebration for the Toronto Raptors, police said. In a Monday evening news conference, Police Chief Mark Saunders......
13:34 2019-06-18

Jim Herman takes 2nd-round lead in Barbasol Championship Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship        ...
03:17 2019-07-20

Drake Parties With the Toronto Raptors to Celebrate Their NBA Championship Win The Toronto Raptors celebrated their historic NBA Championship victory on Saturday with their biggest celebrity cheerleader, Drake. The Canadian rapper and the likes of MVP Kawhi Leonard,......
01:34 2019-06-16

| Herman holds onto 1-shot Barbasol Championship lead Jim Herman rolled in two eagle putts in a 10-under par 62 to maintain a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
11:51 2019-07-21

Athletics: IAAF confirms 1,900-plus world championship entries More than 1,900 athletes from 209 countries will be in action at this month's World Athletics Championships, with American sprinter Allyson Felix looking to extend her record medals tally in Doha....
21:51 2019-09-19

Herman claims Barbasol Championship after Kraft stumbles Jim Herman made two back-nine birdies after a rain delay on Sunday and was rewarded when Kelly Kraft stumbled late, claiming his second career PGA Tour title at the Barbasol Championship in Nicholasvi...
05:17 2019-07-22

Selby kicks off China Championship defence with routine win "Defending champion Mark Selby got his China Championship campaign started with a routine victory over home hope Lu Ning, claiming a 5-2 win to set up a second-round clash with Martin Gould."...
13:00 2019-09-24

Tucson Sugar Skulls hire championship coach TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls announced that Dixie Wooten, a two-time Indoor Football League Coach of the Year and winner of the 2018 IFL championship, has been hired as Head Coach and Genera...
09:51 2019-09-19

Tom Hoge leads rain-delayed Barracuda Championship Tom Hoge topped the Barracuda Championship leaderboard with 21 points when second-round play at Montreaux Golf and Country Club was suspended for the day after a long delay because of lightning and he...
17:51 2019-07-31

Tates Creek Wins State Baseball Championship Lexington (LEX 18) — For the first time since 1986, the Tates Creek baseball team are State Champions. The Commodores defeated McCracken Co. 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. After...
14:51 2019-06-10

Best (and worst) bets for the League of Legends World Championship The annual League of Legends tourney is right around the corner, and Bet365 has the odds for who will hoist the Summoner's Cup. Here's what we think of the numbers....
06:51 2019-09-21

2018's Worst Overwatch League Team Just Won A Championship Around this time last year, the professional Overwatch team Shanghai Dragons had just finished up a history-making 0-40 season. At the time, nobody would have expected that just one year later they’d ...
05:34 2019-07-16

How NBA championship odds changed after free-agent frenzy LAS VEGAS — A day after more than $3 billion in NBA player transactions, betting markets for the league settled into place for oddsmakers from here to New Jersey — with one major exception. On the sur...
18:00 2019-07-02

Spain U21 2-1 Germany U21: European Championship final – as it happened Goals from Fabián Ruiz and Dani Olmo secured a fifth Under-21 title for Spain, who gained revenge on Germany for the 2017 finalReport: Spain secure Euros glory 9.52pm BST The trophy is lifted and Spai...
05:34 2019-07-01

Wiggins backs Roglic for World Championship TT glory "Bradley Wiggins predicts that Primoz Roglic could follow up his Vuelta triumph with 2019 Road World Championship time trial glory. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
15:34 2019-09-23

Danny Willett enjoying his golf again as he claims PGA Championship • Resurgent Willett beats Jon Rahm by three shots• Yorkshireman was 462 in the world 16 months agoIt felt appropriate for Danny Willett’s latest leap away from the doldrums to take place as the qualif...
08:00 2019-09-23

Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut Pat McCormack wins a silver medal at the World championships in Russia The post Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut appeared first on Boxing News....
02:17 2019-09-22

Women's PGA Championship 2019: final round – live! Latest updates from the final round at HazeltineGolfer disqualified from Challenge Tour event after losing all his ballsOfficial live PGA leader boardFeel free to drop a line to scott.murray@theguardi...
20:34 2019-06-23

Sucher leads Travelers Championship as big names struggle Zack Sucher shoots 65 on Friday to move to 11 under par, takes two-stroke lead midway through second round of the Travelers Championship        ...
00:17 2019-06-22

Green grabs first round lead at Women's PGA Championship Australian Hannah Green held a one-shot lead at the end of the opening round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday after Michelle Wie was reduced to tears as she pondered her future in the wake ...
18:17 2019-06-21

Midnight marathon no escape from world championship heat Conditions for the women's marathon at the world athletics championships will be tough despite a midnight start, the IAAF said on Wednesday as added medical and safety measures were put in place....
23:34 2019-09-25

Yuka Saso wins Girls Junior PGA Championship Yuka Saso of the Philippines rallied to win the Girls Junior PGA Championship, closing with a 3-under 67 for a two-stroke victory over Jensen Castle        ...
00:34 2019-07-13

Can LeBron James' championship-tested teammates help him win another NBA title? LeBron James has four teammates who have won championships, and the Lakers hope they establish a culture of winning that leads to another.       ...
08:34 2019-10-05

New managers make the Championship even more unpredictable as season gets underway It is said every year that the Championship is the most competitive and unpredictable league in the world, and a look through this season's runners and riders backs up that claim....
20:17 2019-08-02

Leeds United 1-1 Nottingham Forest: Championship – live! Championship updates from Elland Road, kick-off 12.30pm BSTBen Fisher: Leeds quickly show they will take some stoppingYou can email Dave or tweet @DaveTindallGolf 2.24pm BST 90+4 min: Leeds had a habi...
15:34 2019-08-10

Coleman and Lyles head US world championship team "Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S."...
02:17 2019-09-17

Poston wins Wyndham Championship without dropping shot North Carolina native J.T. Poston became the first player in 45 years to win a PGA Tour event without dropping a shot when he beat Webb Simpson by one stroke at the Wyndham Championship on Sunday....
02:00 2019-08-05

Clemson remains team to beat for the national championship While Clemson may not have met the expectations placed on the defending champions, the Tigers remain the team to beat for the national championship.       ...
23:00 2019-09-15

Leeds United v Nottingham Forest: Championship – live! Championship updates from Elland Road, kick-off 12.30pm BSTBen Fisher: Leeds quickly show they will take some stoppingYou can email Dave or tweet @DaveTindallGolf 1.25pm BST A slightly underwhelming f...
14:34 2019-08-10

UCLA Walks It Off Against Oklahoma To Win Another Softball National Championship It may not have been quite as dominant as the show of fireworks that they put on in their unbelievable 16-3 Game 1 win, but it was plenty more dramatic. The UCLA Bruins found the bats when they needed...
12:51 2019-06-05

NXT TakeOver: XXV results -- Adam Cole captures the NXT championship The 25th NXT TakeOver event was packed with action, with Johnny Gargano and Adam Cole putting on another thriller and Shayna Baszler defending her women's title but taking a post-match beating from ch...
07:00 2019-06-02

Esports: Ferrari joins F1 virtual championship for first time Ferrari have decided to join Formula One's esports for the first time, thus ensuring all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in this year's world championship....
21:00 2019-05-31

In photos: Moments from the Northern Trust golf championship Top professional golfers from around the world compete in the Northern Trust golf championship Fed Ex Cup playoffs at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., from August 8 through August 11, ...
18:00 2019-08-09

Leeds United 1-1 Nottingham Forest: Championship – as it happened 3.07pm BST That’s all from Elland Road. Plenty to discuss for both sets of fans as they make their way home. Thanks for joining us! 2.59pm BST And we have a match report for you of today’s Elland Road...
19:00 2019-08-10

WRC Finland: Tanak increases championship lead with victory Toyota's Ott Tanak increased his lead at the top of the World Rally Championship to 18 points over Sebastien Ogier after taking a second successive victory on Rally Finland...
15:51 2019-08-04

Nottingham Forest 1-2 West Brom: Championship – as it happened Kyle Edwards and Matt Phillips made the most of Aro Muric mistakes to earn West Brom the victory at Nottingham Forest 8.10pm BST Related: Bizarre goal from Matt Phillips earns West Brom narrow win ov...
05:34 2019-08-04

Golf: An's 'okay' 65 earns him halfway lead at Wyndham Championship Former teenage prodigy An Byeong-hun seized the sole halfway lead at the Wyndham Championship in North Carolina on Friday as big guns Webb Simpson, Jordan Spieth and Paul Casey focused their sights fo...
05:34 2019-08-03

Coleman and Lyles head U.S. world championship team Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women's 400 meters hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S. team for this month's world athletics championships, US...
05:17 2019-09-17

Thomas shares Tour Championship lead despite low-key start Justin Thomas missed two short putts in a mediocre even-par 70 on the first day at the Tour Championship on Thursday but ended the round tied for the lead with fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Xande...
22:34 2019-08-23

Nottingham Forest v West Brom: Championship – live! Championship updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offLamouchi up for challenge in ‘world’s worst league’Get in touch! Email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 5.10pm BST JR emails in to ask: “What do you make of t...
18:17 2019-08-03

James O'Connor ruled out of Australia's Rugby World Cup clash with Uruguay O’Connor suffered a corked muscle in trainingSamu Kerevi comes into the team as a replacementThe Wallabies have suffered their first notable injury of the Rugby World Cup, with James O’Connor ruled of...
07:00 2019-10-05

Rugby World Cup: 10-try South Africa beat Canada 66-7 – video highlights South Africa have secured a quarter-final spot after a 10-try demolition of Canada. The Canadians were down to 14 men for the majority of the match after Josh Larsen was sent off in the first half for...
17:51 2019-10-08

Uruguay's historic 30-27 Rugby World Cup victory over Fiji – video highlights It was the first time in 16 years that Uruguay were on the winning side as they pulled off a historic 30-27 victory over Fiji in Kamaishi. When the sides faced last year the South Americans were beat...
13:34 2019-09-25

France players told to ‘kick the coaches out’ for Rugby World Cup success • Toulon president tells players to take control• Reports in France suggests fall-out between captain and coachFrance players must “kick the coaches out” if they are to have any chance of winning the ...
22:51 2019-10-08

David Pocock to end Test rugby career after Wallabies' World Cup tilt Flanker says it is good to be ‘finishing up’ with Will Genia31-year-old has played 77 Tests for Australia to dateAustralia forward David Pocock has confirmed that he would play no more Test rugby afte...
13:00 2019-09-06

Rugby World Cup: best bits as Samoa beat Russia 34-9 – video highlights Samoa’s start to the Rugby World Cup got off to a good start as they eased past a battling Russia side 34-9. Three tries in eight minutes at the start of the second half meant the Samoans came away wi...
16:34 2019-09-24

‘The pressure is on Japan’: Russia seek upset in Rugby World Cup opener • ‘We’ll have enough adrenaline to raise the dead,’ says captain• Friday’s match, in Tokyo, set to be first of 48 sell-outsWhen Japan last played Russia in Tokyo, nine years ago, the attendance was li...
15:17 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup: flying start for Wales in 43-14 win over Georgia – video highlights Wales's World Cup journey got off to a flying start in a 43-14 win over Georgia at Toyota City Stadium. Warren Gatland's men ran in four tries to lead Georgia 29-0 and claim a bonus point by half-time...
18:34 2019-09-23

Wales’ first-half blitz ensures victory over Georgia in Rugby World Cup • One-sided half resulted in Wales leading 29-0 at half-time• Georgia fought back after interval and edged third-quarterWales had to replace their attack coach one week after arriving in Japan and res...
18:34 2019-09-23

Canada rugby players help clean-up operation after Typhoon Hagibis – video After Canada's final game of the Rugby World Cup was cancelled due to the damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis, the players took to the streets to lend a helping hand in the clean-up operation. The Canada...
19:17 2019-10-13

Eddie Jones keen to capitalise on local knowledge at Rugby World Cup England fine-tuning for in humid conditionsJones: ‘Everyone is ready to start work now’Eddie Jones believes Japan’s sweltering conditions will give England the edge over their World Cup rivals as he s...
12:34 2019-09-14

History makers: the origins of Japan’s 150-year love affair with rugby Japan has been enjoying rugby long before the World Cup arrives on its shores but its history is blurred by urban mythsOn 31 March 2016, an urgent call went out from the president of the rugby section...
13:34 2019-09-14

England vs Ireland live stream: how to watch today's rugby online from anywhere England will be looking to get back to winning ways after last week’s demoralising defeat against Wales. Ireland on the other hand, are hoping to build on their win over Italy in their fir...
14:34 2019-08-24

Wales attempt to steady ship after Rob Howley bombshell at Rugby World Cup Gatland vows his team will shrug off betting scandal WRU knew about suspected betting breach a week agoWarren Gatland has vowed his Wales team will shrug off Rob Howley’s World Cup departure and thriv...
17:51 2019-09-18

Scotland weigh up legal action as war of words with World Rugby intensifies • SRU ready to challenge decision if Japan game called off• World Rugby calls SRU reaction ‘disappointing’Scotland will consider legal action against the World Cup organisers if their match against Ja...
21:17 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plunged into chaos over the violent Typhoon Hagibis....
02:17 2019-10-11

Rugby: Canada's Ardron, Olmstead face familiar foes in NZ team Canada captain Tyler Ardron and lock Evan Olmstead will have some familiar faces to run into when their team face the All Blacks in their World Cup Pool B match in Oita on Saturday....
16:34 2019-09-30