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World Rugby approves closed law trial in France’s Top 14 and D2 competitions

The World Rugby Executive Committee has given dispensation for the Fédération Française de Rugby (FFR) to operate a closed law trial in this season’s …

World Rugby

Leicester Tigers open their Heineken Cup challenge with a visit to Ulster

Leicester Tigers' first match in this season's Heineken Cup will see them face Ulster at the Kingspan Stadium.<p>Tigers will go to Northern Ireland to …

Leicester Tigers

Sharks aim to fry French giants in Durban

DURBAN – The Sharks have named a strong line-up for tonight’s historic match against French giants Bordeaux Bègles at the Moses Mabhida Stadium, 7pm …

Sport (South Africa)

Key Leinster and Munster matches set to clash as full Champions Cup pool stage fixtures are revealed

Leo Culllen's men will host the English giants on Friday October 12 at 19.45, with Munster into action the following afternoon in what is a tricky …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Western Province dealt a dose of reality against Montpellier

Western Province were dealt a dose of sober reality when they went down 26-7 to a star-studded Montpellier in Millau on Thursday evening.

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Emergency 9: Wyndham Championship, Round 2

As the breeze picked up in Round 2 the scores weren't nearly as low. Afternoon thunderstorms never materialized so everything is on schedule for …

Golf

Leinster face Wasps in opening game of European Champions Cup

Leinster will begin the defence of their European Champions Cup crown against Wasps after the fixtures draw for the competition was made on …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Obscure Premier League quiz! Only football boffins will be able to identify these 10 random players

FIFA World CupCan you name the five players who have won the Premier League, Champions League and World Cup?Can you name the five winners of …

Manchester United FC

Munster and Leinster on free-to-air as TV3 reveal line-up for Champions Cup coverage

Munster's second round clash with Gloucester and Leinster's fifth round meeting with Toulouse will both be part of TV3's coverage of this season's …

Free-to-air

Heineken Champions Cup: Ulster to host Leicester Tigers in opening match

<b>Ulster will play host to Leicester Tigers in their opening Pool Four match in the Heineken Champions Cup.</b><p>The two sides will meet at Kingspan Stadium on Saturday, 13 October on the first weekend of pool matches.<p>Leinster will begin the defence of their European crown against Wasps in the opening game …

Leicester Tigers

Sharks sneak past Bordeaux

The Sharks capped off their preparations for the Currie Cup with a 19-17 win against Bordeaux in Durban on Friday.<p>At a windy Moses Mabhida Stadium, …

South African Rugby

Wasps to face Leinster on opening day of Heineken Champions Cup

Wasps have the hardest test possible for their first outing of the 2018/2019 Heineken Champions Cup.<p>Dai Young's men will travel to reigning European …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Vatican expresses ‘shame and sorrow’ for sex abuse by clergy

First response to report on ‘predator’ priests in Pennsylvania by US grand jury<p>50 minutes ago<p>The Vatican, in its first response to the US grand jury …

Pope Francis

Stat Preview: Philadelphia Phillies, August 16-20

As we enter the final month and a half of the season, the Mets and Phillies will match up 11 times, which is more than any other opponent for either …

Major League Baseball

German Cup: Which Bundesliga sides could be upset in the first round?

The German Cup first round usually goes to go to plan, with Bundesliga teams prevailing over lower division sides. But there tends to be at least one …

Germany

Montpellier too strong for Leyds' Western Province

CAPE TOWN – The Dillyn Leyds-led Western Province team finished their Currie Cup preparations with a 26-7 defeat against Montpellier in Millau on …

Sport (South Africa)

See 14 of This Year's Coolest Products In Action [VIDEO] | Inc.com

VIDEO • INC. TESTED<p>See 14 of This Year's Coolest Products In Action<p>See 14 of This Year's Coolest Products In Action<p>From underwear to superfood drinks, we round up 2018's top 14 products in this very special Inc. 5000 edition of Inc. Tested.<p>Published on: Aug 15, 2018<p>By Chris Beier<p>Playlist|Next up in …

Money

Raptors' defense set for culture reset-like improvement - Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog

Share Email<p>The Toronto Raptors had their hearts broken in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, and former head coach Dwane Casey was …

NBA

Huge test for Western Province against Montpellier

Western Province might not have a tougher game in the upcoming Currie Cup than the pre-tournament warm-up they will play against French club giants …

Currie Cup

Back row Jarrad Butler succeeds Muldoon as Connacht captain

The former Brumbies man earned respect with a big first season for the province.

Irish Rugby

Former Connacht hooker Ethienne Reynecke out of intensive care after suffering a stroke

The 36-year-old had been in a critical condition after developing a blood clot on the brain.<p>The former hooker has been moved to a neurology ward of a …

Intensive Care

Stuart Olding on Brive move: ‘It’s been a blessing to get back out onto the pitch and get back into a team’

Stuart Olding has expressed his gratitude to Brive and is looking forward to getting back on the pitch after missing the whole of last season due to …

French Rugby

Cause of French rugby player's death may not be known for two months after inconclusive autopsy

Authorities investigating the death of French professional rugby player Louis Fajfrowski say it could take two months to determine the cause after an …

New Zealand

NASCAR Michigan: What we learned during the Consumers Energy 400

The popular narrative on Sunday morning in the garage area was that Stewart-Haas Racing had lost a step to Joe Gibbs Racing approaching the …

Motorsport

Pat Lambie linked to Pro14 club

Springbok utility back Pat Lambie has been linked to Scottish club Edinburgh ahead of the 2018-19 Pro14 competition.<p>Lambie joined French club Racing …

European Rugby Champions Cup

USA team captain Furyk coy on Tiger Woods' Ryder Cup selection chances

ST LOUIS, United States - US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk unveiled the first eight members of his squad Monday and heaped praise upon Tiger Woods as a …

Golf

Ulster Rugby hit with blow as Jacob Stockdale injury confirmed

Ulster have been hit with a serious blow as a Jacob Stockdale injury was confirmed this morning.Stockdale, who lit up the Six Nations earlier this …

Ulster Rugby

2018 Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #15 Cale Fleury

The 2017 draft pick moved up 10 spots in this year’s rankingCale Fleury was a Montreal Canadiens third-round pick in 2017, and used a mid-season …

NHL

The importance of winning the Bledisloe Cup for the Wallabies

Wallabies player Will Genia says that the Bledisloe Cup is a priority for the Wallabies ahead of the World Cup.The post The importance of winning the …

Sport (Australia)

Ryan Hall out of England autumn internationals with knee injury

Winger suffered ACL injury against Toulouse on Saturday<p>Ryan Hall will miss England's autumn internationals with a knee injury which has brought an …

Ryan Hall