TODAY sees the start of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
As the countdown to the Rio Olympic Games intensifies, we look back at some of the surprising numbers from previous tournaments.
YESTERDAY’S Calcutta Cup match was significant for coaches and players of both teams.
EVERY side’s key player as the tournament gets under way.
LEGEND is an often over-used word in the world of sport.
STARS from the world of sport and beyond have paid tribute to legendary New Zealand rugby player Jonah Lomu, who has died at 40.
STUART LANCASTER last night admitted that the pain of England’s Rugby World Cup failure would take a long time to go away.
ENGLAND rounded off their Rugby World Cup with a ten-try romp in Manchester in their final act at their own party.
Stuart Lancaster hopes England won’t blame players after crushing World Cup exit at the hands of Australia
England 13, Australia 33
WALES delivered one of the finest moments in their proud rugby history as they stormed Twickenham for a sensational World Cup victory.
Lancaster faces the music after England’s Rugby World Cup defeat to Wales, but vows to meet Australia head-on
ENGLAND coach Stuart Lancaster was last night facing the music after his side’s dramatic 28-25 Rugby World Cup defeat to Wales.