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Wales want to make history against All Blacks

Wales have been urged by assistant coaches Rob Howley and Robin McBryde to go out and ''make history'' with a victory over New Zealand on Saturday. Wal

France to benefit from flood of eligible foreigners

French rugby could soon benefit from a raft of top-class South Africans playing in the Top 14 and being eligible for selection for Les Bleus.

Triple gold for Bolt as Kenya trump Ethiopia

Usain Bolt bagged his third gold medal of the World Athletics Championships on Saturday when Jamaica stormed to the men's 4x100m relay title.

Bolt coasts through 200m heats

Olympic 200m champion Usain Bolt got his bid to claim a world sprint double off to a perfect start by cruising through his heat in Berlin on Tuesday.

Bolt eyes world domination

Usain Bolt can confidently move on to the 200m knowing he is the global sprint king after shattering his own world record by a massive 0,11 seconds.

Smit: Series win up there with World Cup glory

South Africa's 2-1 series win over the British and Irish Lions felt as good as the country's World Cup win in 2007, according to skipper John Smit.

Lions’ Vickery ready to tame Springbok ‘Beast’

Prop Phil Vickery has a chance to redeem himself in the British and Irish Lions' third and final Test against South Africa

South Africa ‘disappointed’ but still bidding for RWC

South Africa are still in the race to host the Rugby World Cup in either 2015 or 2019 despite failing to win the support of the organising committee.

Lions’ injury count testament to rugby’s physicality

Anyone doubting the physicality of modern rugby must only look at the British and Irish Lions tour as witness to the brutal demands made on players.

Springboks going for Lions’ jugular, warns Muir

The Springboks will go into the third and final Test against the British and Irish Lions brimming with confidence as they seek a third straight win

Lions happy to ‘avoid’ Emerging Boks banana skin

While disappointed not to have claimed a victory against the Emerging Springboks, the British and Irish Lions were happy not to have lost.

Last-chance saloon for Shane Williams

Shane Williams has admitted he needs to pull out all the stops in the British and Irish Lions' game against the Emerging Springboks on Tuesday.

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