England flexes muscle in victory over Ireland

Rugby Feb 24, 2020

England flexes muscle in victory over Ireland

England finally turned up in the Six Nations and denied Ireland at least the triple crown and grand slam in an impressive 24-12 victory at Twickenham on Sunday. Hyping itself before the tournament to become the greatest rugby team ever, England was humbled by France ...

England coach Eddie Jones apologizes for 'half-Asian' joke

Rugby Feb 21, 2020

England coach Eddie Jones apologizes for 'half-Asian' joke

England coach Eddie Jones apologized to a reporter who he suggested could not tell half-Asians apart in a barbed answer to a question on Thursday. Jones, the son of a Japanese-American mother and an Australian father, was speaking during a news conference at England's training ...

England boss Eddie Jones says abuse from fans comes with job

Rugby Feb 7, 2020

England boss Eddie Jones says abuse from fans comes with job

England coach Eddie Jones has insisted being taunted by supporters comes with the territory as he prepared his side for another Calcutta Cup clash away to Scotland on Saturday. The Australian found himself on the receiving end of verbal and physical abuse from a few ...

France stands firm late to hold off England

Rugby Feb 3, 2020

France stands firm late to hold off England

France came out fighting in the rain and pinned tournament favorite England onto the back foot in their Six Nations opener, leading the World Cup runner-up 24-0 then defending resolutely for a 24-17 win on Sunday. Fabien Galthie's new-look side confounded expectations in style. This ...

Tottenham's Hary Kane out until April with hamstring injury

Soccer Jan 10, 2020

Tottenham's Hary Kane out until April with hamstring injury

Harry Kane will be sidelined until April after Tottenham revealed the England captain needs surgery to repair a ruptured tendon in his left hamstring. Kane suffered the injury while taking a shot during Tottenham's Premier League defeat at Southampton on New Year's Day. "Following ongoing assessment ...

New Zealand thrashes England in first test

More Sports / Cricket Nov 25, 2019

New Zealand thrashes England in first test

A fiery five-wicket burst from Neil Wagner sealed a comprehensive innings and 65 runs victory for New Zealand over England late on the final day of the first test in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand, on Monday. It put New Zealand in an unbeatable position in ...

Eddie Jones hits back at England's critics

Rugby Nov 4, 2019

Eddie Jones hits back at England's critics

England coach Eddie Jones has hit out at "negativity" over his team's performance after a 32-12 loss against South Africa in the Rugby World Cup final. The Australian stood by his players after Saturday's stinging loss in Yokohama, where England looked like a shadow of ...