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Scotland vs Japan ON: Pool A decider to go ahead with fans advised to arrive early for Rugby World Cup clash

The crunch Rugby World Cup clash between hosts Japan and Scotland will go ahead as scheduled this evening in Yokohama following Saturday's lashing of...

Scotland vs Japan ON: Pool A decider to go ahead with fans advised to arrive early for Rugby World Cup clash

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15:52, 2019-10-12

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16:36, 2019-10-12

Pool A as it stands: Japan and Scotland battle for Rugby World Cup quarter-final spot Japan and Scotland battle it out with one side progressing to the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals - and the other heading home....
14:00, 2019-10-13

Japan rugby team wade through flooded Tokyo stadium ahead of training for crunch Scotland clash The Japan rugby team were forced to wade through a flooded Prince Chichibu Stadium in Tokyo ahead training on Saturday morning....
12:40, 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup: Scotland vs Japan match to go ahead World Rugby rules crucial game can proceed in wake of typhoonWales v Uruguay and USA v Tonga on, Namibia v Canada offScotland’s must-win World Cup ga...
04:12, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: Scotland v Japan match to go ahead 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...
04:36, 2019-10-13

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...
09:16, 2019-10-13

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 ...
19:32, 2019-09-05

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 Kitso...
15:44, 2019-10-13

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 t...
12:08, 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 ANo side have lit up this Rugby World ...
15:28, 2019-10-13

Scotland question World Rugby misconduct charges over Japan match Scottish Rugby query whether action is ‘appropriate’Charges laid after comments about potential cancellationScottish Rugby have questioned whether mi...
08:36, 2019-10-16

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hag...
17:56, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:16, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: Japan defeat Scotland, Wales stutter against Uruguay – video highlights Scotland are out of the Rugby World Cup after a stunning 28-21 win by hosts Japan in Yokohama booked a quarter-final against South Africa. Japan were...
17:24, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: England v France cancelled and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:00, 2019-10-10

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12:00, 2019-10-13

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11:24, 2019-09-18

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15:36, 2019-10-13

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17:04, 2019-10-04

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09:24, 2019-07-08

Japan fans celebrate wildly after stunning Ireland in Rugby World Cup – video Rugby unin fans across Japan celebrated wildly after their side's stunning World Cup win against Ireland. The World Cup hosts beat the No 2-ranked Ir...
16:16, 2019-09-28

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14:00, 2019-07-14

Scotland 66-0 Russia: George Horne scores hat-trick as Scots set up do-or-die Japan clash Scotland hammered Russia 61-0 as they claimed the crucial World Cup bonus-point win that tees up a do-or-die showdown with Japan on Sunday....
12:56, 2019-10-09

Scotland 61-0 Russia: George Horne scores hat-trick as Scots set up do-or-die Japan clash Scotland secured a bonus-point victory over Russia this morning to keep their Rugby World Cup journey alive, but their tournament future remains at t...
10:12, 2019-10-11

Japan 28-21 Scotland: Hosts fend off Scottish fightback in thriller to set up quarter-final clash with South Africa To even travel to this game, for so long a standout fixture of this World Cup pool stage, under perfect blue skies made it easy to forget all that we...
15:00, 2019-10-13

Japan Arrive At The World Cup With A New Look And Something To Prove The USA’s top nemesis in the Women’s World Cup comes into 2019 with plenty of questions to answer, despite winning it all in 2011 and placing second ...
23:32, 2019-06-08

Scotland exploring legal options to ensure do-or-die Japan fixture goes ahead Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) chief executive Mark Dodson has confirmed the SRU are exploring legal options to ensure there crunch match with Japan goes...
10:44, 2019-10-11

Italy 48-7 Canada: Pool B leaders score seven tries in second successive Rugby World Cup win Italy remain top of Pool B at the Rugby World Cup after brushing aside Canada to record their second consecutive bonus-point victory....
12:08, 2019-09-26

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...
20:08, 2019-09-03

Scotland v Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool A fixture in ShizuokaPool permutations: who needs what from the final round?Get in touch with Simon via email or twitter 7.45am...
09:12, 2019-10-09

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....
11:36, 2019-10-09

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 BS...
13:28, 2019-09-22

Scotland 34-0 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Scotland got the bonus-point win they so badly needed to get their World Cup campaign back on track on Kobe 1.51pm BST Right then, that’ll be me. It’...
14:56, 2019-09-30

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 ...
12:32, 2019-09-30

Ireland v Scotland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool A showdown in Yokohama Scotland’s Duncan Taylor aims to upset Ireland after injury woeYou can email your thoughts to Luke ...
09:32, 2019-09-22

Rugby World Cup 2019 pool tables and results: Groups, scores and RWC standings The 2019 Rugby World Cup has reached the second round of pool matches in Japan, with 20 teams battling for global supremacy across six weeks in the f...
09:32, 2019-09-28

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 Typhoo...
12:16, 2019-10-11

World Rugby throws book at Scotland following war of words over cancellation SRU weighed up legal action if Japan game was called offScotland to be charged with bringing game into disreputeWorld Rugby is taking disciplinary ac...
07:36, 2019-10-15

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23:44, 2019-07-08

Japan holds off Scotland 2-1 at Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Mana Iwabuchi had an early goal and then Japan held off a late charge from Scotland for a 2-1 victory on Friday at the Women...
17:56, 2019-06-14

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10:00, 2019-10-14

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11:56, 2019-10-16

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18:48, 2019-10-11

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14:12, 2019-06-14

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11:36, 2019-10-08

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10:32, 2019-10-15

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10:01, 2019-09-23

Rugby World Cup: England game cancelled with decision pending on Scotland as typhoon looms Final pool game against France called a 0-0 drawNew Zealand v Italy also called offDecision on Scotland-Japan game to be made on SundayScotland’s Wor...
05:40, 2019-10-10

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16:48, 2019-09-30

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19:44, 2019-06-14

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14:44, 2019-09-30

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16:36, 2019-10-09

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12:56, 2019-10-09

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07:00, 2019-10-05

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08:41, 2019-09-24

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15:36, 2019-05-06

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11:28, 2019-08-14

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12:24, 2019-09-17

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12:52, 2019-09-28

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12:08, 2019-09-30

England name much-changed team for USA Rugby World Cup clash with Joe Cokanasiga handed start England will unleash Joe Cokanasiga at the World Cup for the first time against the USA on Thursday, to provide the ballast lost by the absence of Ma...
11:16, 2019-09-24

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12:56, 2019-10-09

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13:12, 2019-05-01

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13:36, 2019-09-28

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11:48, 2019-09-17

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...
12:24, 2019-10-10

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00:32, 2019-06-14

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17:56, 2019-10-09

Premiership clubs agree early release of players for Rugby World Cup • Decision follows changes to World Rugby player insurance rules• Wales among countries to benefit for pre-tournament friendliesWales and Scotland ar...
22:04, 2019-05-23

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12:08, 2019-09-20

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11:44, 2019-09-20

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 plung...
14:40, 2019-10-10

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12:08, 2019-09-20

An armchair guide to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan | Barry Glendenning Early-morning kick-offs, a special gizmo in the ITV studio and how to adopt Japanese customs, even while drinkingWhile this year’s Rugby World Cup is...
11:40, 2019-09-20

Japan overcome dogged Russia to win opening Rugby World Cup match • Japan see off tiring Russia after early shock for World Cup hosts• Matsushima hat-trick seals victory after very shaky startThe first Rugby World C...
15:20, 2019-09-20

Japan stun Ireland to pull off another famous Rugby World Cup upset Japan have done it again, this time against the team ranked No 1 in the world just two weeks ago. The hosts came from nine points down to win after p...
11:56, 2019-09-28

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16:00, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup venues 2019: See the 12 stadiums hosting Japan tournament The 2019 Rugby World Cup begins on September 20, with Japan set to become the first Asian country to hold the global showpiece....
18:40, 2019-08-27

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby matches 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...
11:52, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan vs Ireland after Argentina beat Tonga Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Argentina face Tonga in today's first match....
08:56, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup squads 2019: All 20 teams in full for the tournament in Japan The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us as 20 teams from across the globe compete to win the sport's biggest prize - the Webb Ellis Cup....
20:40, 2019-08-29

‘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 Rus...
13:16, 2019-09-19

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17:36, 2019-06-13

David Tennant's swimming pool gets go-ahead: former Doctor Who star granted planning permission to build £150k pool and gym in his Chiswick home David Tennant and his wife Georgia Moffett waited a year for planning permission to build the new 16-metre pool....
07:52, 2019-06-05

Bullish Japan rue absence of Johnny Sexton as they plot new Rugby World Cup upset Even before Johnny Sexton had been ruled out of Japan's clash with Ireland, the message coming out of the host nation's camp was loud and clear....
13:44, 2019-09-27

Japan Typhoon Hagibis: Path, map and how weather affects Rugby World Cup 2019 Fans fear officials will be forced to cancel more Rugby World Cup matches as Typhoon Hagibis wreaks havoc across the Pacific Ocean....
19:32, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vi...
02:32, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: All Blacks cover up tattoos in Japan to tackle yakuza link With body ink associated with yakuza gangsters, New Zealand’s Rugby World Cup stars are happy to hide their artwork The All Blacks are gamely braving...
07:20, 2019-09-18

Japan marks shining moment at Rugby World Cup in wake of Typhoon Hagibis • Newspaper special editions rushed out in Tokyo after victory• Celebratory mood dampened by Typhoon Hagibis death tollJapan awoke on Monday morning,...
14:56, 2019-10-14

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: England vs Argentina, Japan vs Scotland TV channel, live updates and team news England return to action at the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup on Friday when they face Argentina in Le Havre....
10:12, 2019-06-14

Japan 30-10 Russia: Kotaro Matsushima scores hat-trick as hosts win Rugby World Cup opener A hat-trick from wing Kotaro Matsushima helped Japan recover from a nightmare start to their World Cup-hosting debut and secure a 30-10 bonus-point w...
14:48, 2019-09-20

England to name Rugby World Cup squad today: Eddie Jones to confirm 31-man roster for Japan Eddie Jones will today name his 31-man England squad for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan – despite the deadline being nearly a month away....
08:24, 2019-08-12

Rugby World Cup: tournament in question as Japan braces for super Typhoon Hagibis – live Pool deciders under threat from one of most violent super typhoons in recent history England v France and Japan v Scotland could be affectedFull stor...
04:48, 2019-10-10

Japan ease past Russia after nervy Rugby World Cup start – video highlights Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign started with a 30-10 win against Russia.Underdogs Russia took an ear...
18:52, 2019-09-20

Women's World Cup: US exude confidence, not arrogance ahead of England clash The US women's soccer team is making headlines at the World Cup in France. When it comes to their presence not only on the football pitch but also in...
14:44, 2019-07-02

Japan vs Samoa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as the hosts target a second straight win....
11:48, 2019-10-05

Japan sure to be sensational Rugby World Cup hosts as New Zealand face South Africa on thrilling first weekend This will be a different sort of Rugby World Cup. We know that already, before a ball or body has been thrown in anger....
17:36, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup: England-France match called off as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan England's Rugby World Cup group decider against France has been cancelled as a super typhoon approaches Japan....
05:52, 2019-10-10

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Hosts stun Irish with win that tops their Brighton Miracle at 2015 Rugby World Cup Japan stunned Ireland at the Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa to maintain their winning start to Rugby World Cup and take control of Pool A....
11:24, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest and build-up to first game in Japan The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:48, 2019-09-17

Rugby World Cup opening ceremony 2019 LIVE: Japan launch RWC with celebration of ancient culture A sold-out Tokyo Stadium will be treated to a celebration of both modern and ancient Japanese culture during the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony thi...
09:28, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand games cancelled as Japan braces for super typhoon – as it happened England v France off due to typhoon’s ‘significant impact’Decision on Scotland v Japan to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also cancelled 5.30am ...
10:16, 2019-10-10

Over 400,000 advised to evacuate as storm bears down on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa bore down on the country, forcing the cancellations of hundreds of flig...
04:52, 2019-08-15

England vs Wales clash is final chance for World Cup hopefuls to catch the eye of early-bird Eddie Jones England face Wales at Twickenham on Sunday in the first of four warm-up matches to prepare for the World Cup but, in truth, their road to Japan start...
15:00, 2019-08-09

World Cup's 'sexiest fan' who stripped for final cheers on Paraguay ahead of Brazil clash PARAGUAY'S hottest model Larissa Riquelme was showing her support for her nation ahead of the massive Copa America clash....
04:24, 2019-06-28

From Teddington to Treviso, Eddie Jones has kept England on their toes ahead of Rugby World Cup Walking around England's training base in Bagshot, it is hard to comprehend how anyone could find staying at a five-star hotel "tough"....
17:36, 2019-09-19

Japan vs Samoa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as the hosts target a second straight win....
13:20, 2019-10-05

Typhoon Hagibis Japan: England vs France Rugby World Cup match under threat as tropical storm closes in Fears over the final weekend of Rugby World Cup pool action intensified today as 'super typhoon' Hagibis continued on its course to Tokyo, which has ...
17:56, 2019-10-09

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus has big ideas how to stop Japan in Rugby World Cup quarter-final tie There was no mistaking South Africa's intentions as they named their team to face Japan on Sunday a day early: utter forward domination....
11:44, 2019-10-17

Typhoon Hagibis path update: Biggest rainfall in 60 years set to hit Japan as Rugby World Cup matches cancelled The biggest rainfall in 60 years is set to hit Japan as Typhoon Hagibis closes in on the island nation....
10:00, 2019-10-11

Rugby World Cup 2019: South Africa vs Namibia after Japan stun Ireland, Argentina beat Tonga Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Japan face Ireland in today's second match....
12:48, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup wall chart 2019: Fixtures and schedule as England plot route to glory in Japan England will begin their Rugby World Cup campaign against Tonga on Sunday with the chief aim of banishing memories of four years ago....
11:52, 2019-09-19

England vs France match called OFF as Super Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan's Rugby World Cup New Zealand's final group game against Canada is also cancelled Scotland v Japan on Sunday is threatened as well...
09:40, 2019-10-10

Tokyo typhoon sees England rugby World Cup squad to be held on plane for two hours after landing in Japan England's Rugby World Cup squad have landed in Japan amidst the typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight....
10:44, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Hagibis: millions advised to evacuate across Japan Tokyo braces for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledEvacuation orders have been issued for more than 600,000 peop...
14:08, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: millions across Japan advised to evacuate Tokyo braces for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledMore than 1 million people in Japan have been ordered to leav...
16:20, 2019-10-12

Nearly 600,000 advised to evacuate as storm makes landfall on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa made landfall, forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights and trai...
08:40, 2019-08-15

Japan vs South Africa, 2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Host nation Japan have a tall order ahead if they are to continue their World Cup fairytale as they meet South Africa for a place in the last four in...
21:52, 2019-10-15

Japan vs Samoa result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as the hosts secured a third straight win against Samoa on Saturday....
14:56, 2019-10-05

Air New Zealand pokes fun at Ireland fans before Rugby World Cup quarter-final – video New Zealand's national airline has poked fun at Ireland supporters with a mock pre-match 'safety tips' video before the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup q...
13:32, 2019-10-18

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches, over a million advised to evacuate One man died and more than a million in Japan were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon was set to make landfall late on Saturday, bringing with...
07:16, 2019-10-12

Chaotic scenes in Istanbul as Galatasaray and Basaksehir players clash in touchline melee during title-decider Galatasaray have been crowned Turkish champions after chaotic scenes in their title-deciding clash with Istanbul Basaksehir at the Turk Telecom Arena...
21:24, 2019-05-19

England arrive on French Riviera and thoughts to Scotland • Lionesses greeted by schoolchildren singing Three Lions• England play Scotland in their World Cup opener on SundayEngland have arrived on the Côte ...
20:40, 2019-06-05

Cameroon fans clash with stewards during chaotic defeat to England at Women's World Cup Cameroon fans were involved in furious exchanges with stewards here on Sunday, as more details emerged from England's acrimonious win in the Women's ...
13:20, 2019-06-24

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bring...
11:24, 2019-10-12

One killed in Japan as typhoon makes landfall, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed, over 30 people were injured and more than six million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japa...
13:12, 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup 2019 LIVE: England team news as fans flock to see Wales training session The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:53, 2019-09-16

England fly on 'Sweet Chariot' to Japan for 2019 Rugby World Cup England have set off for Japan as they bid to win the Rugby World Cup for the second time....
21:20, 2019-09-08

Japan vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 live commentary stream, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, where Japan face Ireland in today's second match....
07:44, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup 2019 news live: England team updates as fans flock to see Wales training session The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with Friday's tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now tantalisingly close....
10:04, 2019-09-16

USA coach Gary Gold insists pressure is on England for Rugby World Cup clash: 'We don't have anything to lose' USA coach Gary Gold says all the ­pressure is on England when the two teams meet here on Thursday - and that Japan's victory over South Africa in 201...
12:45, 2019-09-25

England won't be affected by Argentina comments over 'boring' rugby style in crunch World Cup clash If England go on and win this Rugby World Cup, nobody will care whether they played supposed boring rugby or not....
15:20, 2019-10-04

Liverpool's stunning comeback against Barcelona has salvaged hope ahead of Premier League title decider At the start of this week, Liverpool's final game of the Premier League season looked to be little but an exercise in futility....
09:40, 2019-05-11

Watermelon eegee’s arrive early to help Tucsonans beat the heat TUCSON – Watermelon eegee’s are here! This is not a drill! To help Tucsonans beat the heat, eegee’s announced on Twitter that it wi...
21:32, 2019-06-28

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions advised to evacuate as typhoon closes in on Japan Millions of people have been told to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, closes in on t...
11:04, 2019-10-12

Australia Bushfires Arrive Early, Destroying Historic Lodge in ‘Omen’ of Future Officials warned that climate change and drought threatened to bring Australia its worst fire season on record....
08:12, 2019-09-09

Wales cling on in face of Australia comeback to edge brilliant Pool D clash Wales never take the easy route at Rugby World Cups and this breathless triumph was no exception. Having built an 18-point advantage early in the sec...
13:16, 2019-09-29

Japan v Scotland: LIVE updates "Join us for live coverage of the Women\u0027s World Cup match between Japan and Scotland."...
14:32, 2019-06-14

Look: Lauren Burnham, Arie Luyendyk, Jr. arrive at hospital ahead of birth "Bachelor" couple Lauren Burnham and Arie Luyendyk, Jr., are preparing to welcome their first child, a baby girl....
16:04, 2019-05-29

Rugby World Cup final 2019: Date, time, tickets and previous winners of rugby's biggest prize The Rugby World Cup is well and truly underway, with the games now entering the second round of fixtures....
01:16, 2019-09-25

Typhoon Hagibis latest: Canada rugby players take to streets to help recovery efforts after Rugby World Cup match cancelled Canada players have helped with typhoon recovery efforts in Japan after their World Cup match against Namibia was called off due to safety concerns....
12:48, 2019-10-13

Japan edge battling Scotland as VAR controversy mars win "Japan scored twice in the first half in a 2-1 win over Scotland, a result that leaves Shelley Kerr\u0027s side\u0027 hopes hanging by a thread at th...
17:08, 2019-06-14

Talk of legal action by Scotland 'undermines' Japanese rugby's hard work, says coach Jamie Joseph fires up at reports of legal proceedingsSunday’s game with Scotland under threat from typhoonJamie Joseph has hit out at Scotland for th...
09:36, 2019-10-11

Japan’s late bonus from Matsushima against Samoa hurts Scotland • Hosts now have three wins and 14 points in Pool A• Qualification to be settled against Scotland in final gameKotaro Matsushima scored a bonus-point...
20:24, 2019-10-05

Former rugby star Christian Scotland-Williamson wants Pittsburgh Steelers roster spot one year after NFL switch Former rugby union star Christian Scotland-Williamson says he is targeting a spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster as he begins his second year as a...
09:20, 2019-05-03

‘We will not be collateral damage’: Scotland to fight moves to cancel Japan match • SRU’s Dodson promises to fight moves to cancel Japan match• Scotland says cancellation would harm integrity of World CupThe Scottish Rugby Union ch...
11:48, 2019-10-11

Japan’s late bonus against Samoa from Kotaro Matsushima hurts Scotland • Hosts now have three wins and 14 points in Pool A• Qualification to be settled against Scotland next weekendKotaro Matsushima scored a bonus-point ...
16:12, 2019-10-05

Hamish Watson blow and Ali Price worry add to Scotland’s woes in Japan • Edinburgh flanker Watson out of World Cup with knee injury• Calf injury rules out Springboks prop Trevor NyakaneGregor Townsend’s Scotland have suf...
15:32, 2019-09-23

In a Man's World Makes Emily Into Alex, But Will the Experiment Prove Successful in the World of Pool? Emily is a professional pool player who, despite her skill and rank, continues to endure harassment from male players. So, Emily becomes Alex in In A...
20:36, 2019-09-30

Joseph aims fire at Scotland over legal threat as Japan vow to do talking on pitch Jamie Joseph fires up at reports of legal proceedingsSunday’s game with Scotland under threat from typhoonJamie Joseph has hit out at Scotland for th...
10:08, 2019-10-11

WEC set to run Spa a week early to avoid Formula E clash in 2020 The Spa round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship is set to shift forward a week in a move that will avert a clash with the new Seoul Formula...
17:08, 2019-07-23

Why Browns-49ers clash is an early NFL litmus test No game this week represents more of litmus test for both teams involved than Monday night’s matchup between the 49ers and Browns in Santa Clara, Cal...
08:36, 2019-10-06

Colorado bears make splash in swimming pool ahead of winter hibernation, video shows A couple of bears in Colorado were caught on video enjoying the state’s warm weather last week by crashing a resident’s pool and taking a dip as they...
20:28, 2019-10-14

Japan forced into one change at fullback for South Africa clash Ryohei Yamanaka in for injured William TupouCoach Jamie Joseph also makes three changes to benchJapan have made one injury-enforced change to the sta...
08:24, 2019-10-18

The Challenge: Japan Skins is coming - and rugby stars are on board "GOLFTV has added an exciting new dimension to the inaugural The Challenge: Japan Skins to finalise its plans for the event, which takes place on Oct...
13:08, 2019-10-18

Wallaroos thrash Japan to secure comfortable rugby Test series win Australia beat Japan 46-3 at North Sydney OvalCaptain and No 8 Grace Hamilton scores hat-trick Australia completed a predictable series sweep of Japa...
00:40, 2019-07-20

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 ca...
13:04, 2019-09-14

High fives and Guinness as Japan celebrates latest rugby shock Delight as host nation’s win over Ireland lights up the World CupIn the end, as ecstatic Japanese rugby fans celebrated their team’s first victory ov...
00:40, 2019-09-29

Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their poo...
12:48, 2019-09-13

Liverpool must prove to Jurgen Klopp in Arsenal clash that early defensive problems are behind them Jurgen Klopp couldn't have asked for much more from the second week of a new Liverpool season....
09:52, 2019-08-24

Scottish Rugby boss calls for 24-hour delay to Japan match – video Scottish Rugby chief executive Mark Dodson has asked World Rugby to postpone their pivotal Pool A encounter against host nation Japan by 24 hours rat...
17:52, 2019-10-11

Uruguay rugby players questioned by police over alleged nightclub assault in Japan The two unnamed players also allegedly punched walls Organising committee says both have expressed regretPolice in Japan have questioned two Uruguay ...
05:32, 2019-10-17

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Japan, leads to flight and rugby match cancellations The approaching typhoon is spreading fear especially in Chiba, near Tokyo, which was hit by Typhoon Faxai last month....
21:00, 2019-10-10

Efficient hosts Japan relish tackling rugby's biggest tournament The kilometre-long queue outside the Kitakyushu Stadium on Monday afternoon told you all you needed to know about how Japan will embrace this World C...
17:36, 2019-09-19

US announces 'early agreement' on trade deal with Japan The Trump administration announced Wednesday that it had reached an "early agreement" on a trade deal with Japan covering agriculture and digital tra...
20:32, 2019-09-25

England fans clash with police in Portugal "England fans have been involved in ugly scenes in Porto with footage emerging showing dozens of supporters clashing with local police in the Portugu...
23:20, 2019-06-05

Sex, Scandal, and Allure: The Erotic Art of Shun-ga from Edo to Early Modern Japan In the year 1770, within a large village house by the bustling city of Edo, Japan (modern day Tokyo City) ...
23:36, 2019-07-21

Firmino fitness boost for Liverpool ahead of Barca clash "Roberto Firmino has returned to training for Liverpool despite claims he might be out for the remainder of the season."...
12:50, 2019-05-01

D-day veterans and world leaders arrive in Portsmouth to vast security Miles of fencing and checkpoints put in place to safeguard dignitaries D-day veterans and world leaders have arrived in Portsmouth to mark the 75th a...
11:44, 2019-06-05

Police clash with England fans in Porto - reports "Police clashed with England fans in the centre of Porto on Wednesday after beer glasses were thrown in the special \u0027fan-zone\u0027 set up for t...
08:36, 2019-06-06

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to continue campaign for early election as opposition leaders hold talks on preventing no-deal Boris Johnson will today continue campaigning for an election he is yet to successfully call, after a torrid day in which his brother resigned from G...
08:40, 2019-09-06

Mohamed Salah avoids serious injury but will be monitored by Liverpool ahead of Man Utd clash Mohamed Salah has avoided major injury after scans showed that he sustained only a twisted ankle during Liverpool's win over Leicester City....
11:48, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong police, protesters clash ahead of China’s National Day Riot police repeatedly fired blue liquid — used to identify protesters — from a water cannon truck and multiple volleys of tear gas after demonstrato...
14:08, 2019-09-29

Looking Ahead - May 20, 2019 - Japan Q1 GDP Report (EWJ) First quarter GDP growth in the U.S. was better than expected, but what about in Japan? Market part...
17:32, 2019-05-17

World Cup referees will not ‘lay down a marker’ with reds, says World Rugby • Tournament organisers play down fears of flurry of cards• Weather threatens Scotland v Ireland opener in YokohamaWorld Cup organisers have insisted...
17:12, 2019-09-16

AFL colours clash leaves Collingwood-Geelong fans fuming Eddie McGuire accuses Geelong of reneging on deal‘I thought it was ridiculous to be perfectly honest’Collingwood president Eddie McGuire and AFL fans...
10:00, 2019-09-07

England fans clash with riot police in Porto - video Portuguese police clashed with England fans in the centre of Porto on Wednesday after beer glasses were thrown in a fan zone set up for the Nations ...
09:40, 2019-06-06

NTT Docomo moves up Japan-wide 5G to June 2020, offers early access Japan's top carrier will offer trial 5G service on September 20 before bringing base stations to all of the country's prefectures next year.Read More...
16:44, 2019-09-19

Rob Key column: England need to ignore the critics and focus on what they've done well ahead of India clash For the first time in a long time, England go into Sunday's one-day international against India at Edgbaston as underdogs....
17:12, 2019-06-26

Liverpool still awaiting Sepp van den Berg clearance ahead of Sporting Lisbon clash Liverpool are still waiting to hear whether Sepp van den Berg will be available to make his debut against Sporting Lisbon....
16:04, 2019-07-23

Tottenham analysis: Three big issues facing Spurs ahead of Bayern Munich clash Standard Sport's Dan Kilpatrick identifies three key issues ahead of Tuesday's Champions League group meeting with Spurs at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium...
13:52, 2019-10-01

Argentina arrive for 2014 World Cup final rematch without Messi and in state of flux Five years after they met in the World Cup final, Argentina and Germany are in the middle of difficult transitions. The South American side travel to...
15:16, 2019-10-07

Incumbent N.L. Liberals pull ahead of PCs in early results As the early returns roll in, the Liberals are leading in 24 ridings, the Tories in 13, Independents in two and the New Democrats in one....
01:20, 2019-05-17

New Audi A3 seen undisguised ahead of early 2020 launch BMW 1 Series rival drops all camouflage and shows off an unusual design detail ahead of its Geneva motor show debut Audi is building up to the unvei...
13:08, 2019-09-26

Jose Mourinho joins Sky Sports punditry team ahead of Man Utd vs Chelsea clash at Old Trafford Sky Sports have announced a high-profile addition to their Premier League punditry team in the form of Jose Mourinho....
12:28, 2019-08-10

Exclusive - Odegaard refuses to focus on Real Madrid foes ahead of Spain clash "Martin Odegaard says he will not too distracted by the prospect of coming up against his Real Madrid team-mates on Saturday."...
21:04, 2019-10-08

Tottenham v Ajax: Nine arrests and three police officers injured ahead of Champions League clash Three police officers have been injured while arresting football fans believed to be throwing missiles ahead of Tottenham's Champions League match in...
12:50, 2019-05-01

French Open: Advantage Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal ahead of 39th clash There were not many happy faces around Roland Garros on Wednesday as torrential rain wiped out the whole day's play on the two main show courts, but ...
14:52, 2019-06-06

Looking Ahead - May 22, 2019 - Japan Trade Balance Report (EWJ) Trade balance reports are watched closely as a gauge of the potential ripple effects of the tariff s...
18:24, 2019-05-21

Earthquake strikes Japan ahead of Trump visit An earthquake rocked parts of Japan near Tokyo just before President Trump arrived in the country on Saturday....
16:40, 2019-05-25

Bills release ex-rugby player Christian Wade ahead of final NFL roster cutdowns What began as a long shot turned into much better odds, but still wasn't enough to land him a roster seat...
02:08, 2019-09-01

London will soon be home to the world’s most frightening hotel pool Have you ever visited a hotel and thought to yourself “Boy, this place would be so much better if the entire roof was a pool”? Well, if y...
15:16, 2019-06-08

Kim takes early lead ahead of the wind and rain at Hazeltine CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Hyo Joo Kim handled a long, tough Hazeltine with only one bogey for a 3-under 69 and a one-shot lead among the early starters at...
23:12, 2019-06-20

England fans clash with Prague police before defeat to Czech Republic - video England fans clashed with police in Prague on Friday prior to their team’s to Czech Republic – the first time England have lost a qualifier for a maj...
00:12, 2019-10-12

Wave Pool Transforms Into Tsunami Pool, Injures Over 40 People A summer day of floating and chilling at Longjing, China’s Yulong Shuiyun Water Amusement Park earlier this week quickly turned dangerous when an ove...
23:36, 2019-08-01

Brexit news latest: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn set for Commons clash ahead of local elections Theresa May is set for a Commons clash with Jeremy Corbyn as both face growing pressure from their own parties over Brexit ahead of this week's local...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Watford star Gerard Deulofeu winning fitness battle ahead of FA Cup Final clash with Man City Watford forward Gerard Deulofeu is expected to win his race to be fit for the FA Cup Final on Saturday....
10:00, 2019-05-16

Alexandre Lacazette returns to Arsenal training ahead of Sheffield United clash following ankle injury Arsenal have received a major boost ahead of Monday's trip to Sheffield United with Alexandre Lacazette returning to full training....
12:04, 2019-10-17

Trudeau meets with U.K., Japan prime ministers ahead of G7 summit It's in spite of that superheated atmosphere that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to build consensus on the virtues of free trade and strengt...
20:56, 2019-08-24

More Hong Kong protests planned ahead of G-20 Japan summit HONG KONG (AP) — Leaders of recent protests in Hong Kong say they plan more demonstrations for Wednesday, hoping to draw the attention of world leade...
09:36, 2019-06-24

Japan, China agree to boost relations ahead of Xi visit TOKYO (AP) — Japan and China have agreed to boost their relations ahead of a planned visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Japan in June, his firs...
13:28, 2019-05-17

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang – a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
16:16, 2019-05-25

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G-20 summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem. Almost everything, from single bananas to individual pieces of vegetables, pastries, pens and cosmetics is ...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Nine Elms Sky Pool is coming: new images show 50-tonne floating pool set to link the rooftops of two London skyscrapers The 50-tonne floating pool is currently being tested in a factory in Colorado and is due to be installed on top of two residential apartment building...
19:52, 2019-09-03

'Lottery of permutations': Matildas can still finish top or bottom of World Cup pool Depending on results, Australia’s Matildas can still finish first, second, third or fourth in their pool with one match remainingMontpellier or Nice,...
10:20, 2019-06-17

New images show the world-first Sky Pool heading to London next year The 50-tonne floating pool is currently being tested in a factory in Colorado and is due to be installed on top of two residential apartment building...
20:24, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson calls for renewal of 'ties that bind UK' ahead of visit to Scotland Prime Minister Boris Johnson is calling for a renewal of "the ties that bind our United Kingdom" as he travels to Scotland to announce a £300 million...
23:56, 2019-07-28

Crystal Palace consider security view after Aston Villa fans clash with police and stewards Crystal Palace are considering a review of their matchday security after stewards and police clashed with Aston Villa fans following Saturday's Premi...
13:00, 2019-09-02

Chile star Arturo Vidal's ex-wife in cute tribute ahead of Copa America clash with Peru ARTURO Vidal's stunning ex-wife shared a sweet tribute to her husband ahead of Chile's showdown tie with Peru....
03:20, 2019-07-04

Watford record signing Ismaila Sarr edging closer to debut after training ahead of West Ham clash Ismaila Sarr is progressing well towards making his Watford debut after taking part in full training for the first time on Tuesday....
11:16, 2019-08-21

England taking no risks with Billy Vunipola injury as No8 sports protective boot ahead of France clash Billy Vunipola looks increasingly unlikely to face France this weekend after it emerged he has been wearing a moon boot to protect his injured ankle....
11:36, 2019-10-08

In Photos: 2,000 Dancing Pikachus (And Their Fans) Take Over Yokohama, Japan The sixth annual Pikachu Outbreak is taking place this week in Yokohama, Japan, and 2,000 dancing Pikachus have taken over the city. I spent a night ...
21:12, 2019-08-07

'Absolutely gutted': England rugby fans react to cancellation of France match – video England fans in Tokyo were left disappointed after learning their side will not play France in Yokohama on Saturday after World Rugby and tournament ...
15:24, 2019-10-10

Fortnite World Cup: Players battle for biggest total prize pool The top four Fortnite players will soon become millionaires while others take home $50,000 or more....
03:28, 2019-07-26

World’s first 360-degree infinity pool confuses social media: ‘Where are the stairs?’ The world’s first 360-degree infinity pool is could begin construction in London as soon as 2020, according to British pool design company Compass Po...
02:08, 2019-06-08

Homeward bound: The lesser known lights who shone in World Cup pool stages From flying Fijians and huge Tongan props to diminutive Uruguayan flankers, seven players who lit up the group phaseThe most destructive outside back...
16:56, 2019-10-15

Gervonta Davis thrills his hometown fans by scoring yet another early win Baltimore goes wild for WBA super-featherweight champion Gervonta Davis as his mandatory challenger is put to the sword The post Gervonta Davis thril...
13:08, 2019-07-28

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup LIVE "Follow LIVE updates as England and Scotland clash at the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
17:44, 2019-06-09

Noel Gallagher: Scotland is 'like a third world country' Noel Gallagher has intensified his feud with Lewis Capaldi by saying Scotland "is like a third world country"....
00:04, 2019-07-12

Scotland claim World Cup glory in Wuxi "Scotland have won the World Cup for the first time since 1996 with John Higgins and Stephen Maguire combining to end host nation China’s hopes."...
17:52, 2019-06-30

Uefa bans Ajax fans from attending Chelsea Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge Chelsea's Champions League opponents Ajax have been banned by Uefa from selling tickets to their supporters for their trip to Stamford Bridge next mo...
21:12, 2019-10-17

Danny Welbeck in Arsenal Europa League Final squad as players travel to Baku ahead of Chelsea clash Arsenal today flew out to Azerbaijan ahead of their Europa League Final against Chelsea next week....
15:40, 2019-05-25

Anthony Joshua made mistakes against Andy Ruiz Jr - but criticism he faces ahead of Saudi Arabia clash is unfair Anthony Joshua won the world heavyweight title ahead of schedule. He lost it the same way, too....
18:44, 2019-08-16

Lionel Messi hands Ernesto Valverde major boost after returning to Barcelona training ahead of Dortmund clash Lionel Messi returned to Barcelona training on Sunday ahead of the Catalans' Champions League clash away to Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday....
09:08, 2019-09-16

Loo and behold! Japan's high-tech toilets bemuse fans Japan may not win their home Rugby World Cup but they have already proved themselves world beaters when it comes to toilets....
12:48, 2019-09-24

Cowboys, Ezekiel Elliott nearing agreement on new contract, All-Pro could report early ahead of Week 1 The finish line is fast approaching in the Elliott holdout, with the Cowboys ramping up negotiations...
20:52, 2019-08-31

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglenden...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Scotland land at World Cup in better shape and in executive style • Judy Murray and Steve Clarke delivered pep talks beforehand• We’ve got a better style of play, says full-back Nicola DochertyIt is safe to assume N...
23:56, 2019-06-06

England beats neighbor Scotland 2-1 to open World Cup NICE, France (AP) — Ellen White got England off to a winning start at the Women’s World Cup, curling in a shot to give the 2015 semifinalists a...
20:20, 2019-06-09

Corsie to skipper Scotland in Women's World Cup debut "Scotland\u0027s Rachel Corsie will captain the World Cup debutants in next month\u0027s women\u0027s tournament but versatile Arsenal player Emma M...
17:04, 2019-05-15

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 17.00 BST kick-offBronze: ‘I scored a couple of goals and my life changed overnight’Send your emails to Gregg here ...
17:08, 2019-06-09

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded b...
09:44, 2019-06-13

Uefa bans Ajax fans banned from attending Chelsea Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge Chelsea's Champions League opponents Ajax have been banned by Uefa from selling tickets to their supporters for their trip to Stamford Bridge next mo...
20:56, 2019-10-17

Kim Little urges Scotland to show natural ability at Women’s World Cup • Arsenal star says team learnt from defeat by England• Scotland face Japan in next Group D game on FridayKim Little has said she felt Scotland showe...
17:00, 2019-06-10

Phil Neville calls for bravery in World Cup opener against Scotland England’s manager wants his side to take risks in an intriguing World Cup opener in NicePhil Neville takes his seat at a near-deserted beachside rest...
23:44, 2019-06-08

Scotland Women's World Cup squad for France 2019 – in pictures Analysis of the 23 players on their way to France for the 2019 World Cup. Continue reading......
16:12, 2019-05-15

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising but a fiv...
00:44, 2019-06-20

Legia Warsaw fans unveil banner of Pope John Paul II before Europa League clash with Rangers at Ibrox Legia Warsaw fans controversially appeared to unveil a banner of Pope John Paul II before their Europa League tie against Rangers at Ibrox....
23:20, 2019-08-29

Happy days are ahead for Blink-182 fans Blink-182 just revealed the album cover and track list for its highly anticipated ninth album, and the name is a bit on the nose. (Or is it?)...
00:16, 2019-07-27

Defying worsening Seoul-Tokyo ties, BTS concerts draw 210,000 fans in Japan K-pop super band BTS's four concerts in Japan this month drew a total of 210,000 fans, making the Japanese leg of the band's world tour a solid succe...
09:12, 2019-07-15

Kyoto Animation: Fans heartbroken by deadly anime studio fire in Japan Fans of the KyoAni studio are pouring out love, support and money in response to the tragedy....
14:28, 2019-07-18

Scotland strive to avoid World Cup slip-ups with shampoo-soaked balls Thunderstorm forecast for Scotland v Ireland game15,000 people turn up for Wales open training sessionScotland have brushed up their act before Sunda...
14:32, 2019-09-16

Women’s World Cup: Arsenal’s Emma Mitchell left out of Scotland squad • Durham’s Zoe Ness also misses out on place for tournament• Captain Rachel Corsie will lead squad at their first World CupArsenal’s Women’s Super Le...
14:44, 2019-05-15

Disjointed England hang on to beat Scotland and open World Cup campaign with a win "Women’s World Cup, Allianz Riviera – England 2 (Parris 14 pen, White 40) Scotland 1 (Emslie 79)"...
20:12, 2019-06-09

Scotland knocked out of Women's World Cup after Argentina VAR penalty drama Scotland's World Cup dreams ended in heartbreaking fashion as they drew 3-3 with Argentina following a dramatic late penalty decision....
23:08, 2019-06-19

Fans set police car on fire ahead of Italian cup final ROME (AP) — A police car was set on fire as Lazio fans clashed with local authorities near the Stadio Olimpico before the Italian Cup final on Wednes...
21:40, 2019-05-15

Taylor Swift poses with fans ahead of big announcement Taylor Swift, who has been teasing fans for weeks with clues about a new project to be announced Friday, hyped fans up when she visited a mural in Na...
21:04, 2019-04-25

Eurovision fans hit the beach ahead of Saturday final Hundreds of tourists and concertgoers packed into a sea-front Eurovision park in Tel Aviv on Friday, soaking in the late spring sun ahead of the musi...
18:00, 2019-05-17

De Rossi mobbed by fans ahead of Boca move "Daniele De Rossi arrived in Argentina on Thursday and was received by a crowd of fervent Boca fans at Ezeiza airport."...
12:48, 2019-07-26

Noel Gallagher brands Scotland a 'third-world country' in vicious row with Lewis Capaldi NOEL Gallagher has hit out again at Lewis Capaldi's motherland and took a swipe at his looks....
14:16, 2019-07-11

Scotland survive Khadija Shaw’s class to leave for World Cup in fine spirits • Women’s International Friendly: Scotland 3-2 Jamaica• Cuthbert 30, Weir 35, Howard 68; Shaw 15 49Scotland’s women will head to the World Cup having...
23:32, 2019-05-28

Record crowd set to give Scotland send-off for Women’s World Cup | Ewan Murray Shelley Kerr’s side face Jamaica at Hampden on Tuesday in a friendly expected to set a record for a women’s game in ScotlandShelley Kerr’s depiction ...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Argentina hooker Agustin Creevy declares 'war' on England forwards ahead of crunch clash Argentina hooker Agustin Creevy has promised the England a forwards a "war" when the two teams meet in a crunch Rugby World Cup match on Saturday....
12:28, 2019-10-01

Internet scammer poses as Shaggy to target fans, and—go ahead, say it, you know you want to It’s just beautiful. Not attempting to defraud fans of a particular artist, that’s shitty. Not the distress of knowing that some butthole is taking a...
19:48, 2019-10-18

Katy Perry gets matching tattoo with fans ahead of ‘Never Really Over’ release Katy Perry gave her fans an unforgettable -- and permanent -- experience ahead of the release of her newest single....
21:32, 2019-05-30

The Latest: English fans fill Madrid ahead of CL final MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the Champions League final between Tottenham and Liverpool (all times local): 3 p.m. Thousands of Liverpool and Tottenham...
15:16, 2019-06-01

Andy Ruiz Jr fires warning to Anthony Joshua ahead of title clash: 'I am going to make history' Andy Ruiz Jr has warned Anthony Joshua that he is in for his first painful taste of Mexican-style body punching in New York on Saturday night....
10:40, 2019-06-01

Pep Guardiola lauds Mauricio Pochettino for 'extraordinary' work at Tottenham ahead of Premier League clash Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola insists he has nothing but the utmost admiration for his Tottenham counterpart Mauricio Pochettino....
10:12, 2019-08-17

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 tea...
07:40, 2019-06-01

Are Rugby World Cup 2019 tickets still available? How do I get them? The 2019 Rugby World Cup is nearly here with Friday's curtain raiser between Japan and Russia now just days away....
14:36, 2019-09-16

England 2 Scotland 1 analysis: Work to do for Phil Neville as VAR controversy hurts World Cup debutants England Women got their World Cup campaign off to a winning start against Scotland, thanks to a helping hand from the VAR, but coach Phil Neville wil...
21:00, 2019-06-09

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 t...
12:28, 2019-10-10

England fans given booze warning ahead of Czech Republic match England football team supporters have been warned that local police will be particularly vigilant in identifying drunk fans ahead of tomorrow's Euro ...
15:40, 2019-10-10

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 Mo...
17:12, 2019-07-02

Maurizio Sarri admits Chelsea are in 'trouble' as Gary Cahill joins injury list ahead of Frankfurt clash Chelsea have been handed a defensive injury crisis on the eve of their Europa League semi-final at Eintracht Frankfurt after Gary Cahill joined Anton...
21:32, 2019-05-01

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.....
14:16, 2019-09-15

Rugby World Cup 2019: France 33-9 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 10.35am...
11:56, 2019-10-02

Referes Owens and Barnes to appear at 4th Rugby World Cup DUBLIN (AP) — Welsh referee Nigel Owens will have a chance to control his second Rugby World Cup final after making the 12-man list on Tuesday for th...
13:24, 2019-05-07

England v USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the game in KobeLatest tables, fixtures and results from Japan 2019And you can mail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.48a...
11:56, 2019-09-26

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...
12:56, 2019-10-02

Argentina sign off from Rugby World Cup with convincing win over US South Americans brush aside US 47-17Argentina score seven tries in KumagayaArgentina’s backline cut loose for the first time at the Rugby World Cup a...
09:12, 2019-10-09

Rugby World Cup 2019 - complete preview "Everything you need to know ahead of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand aim to retain the trophy."...
20:00, 2019-09-19

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...
23:44, 2019-09-23

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 ...
06:28, 2019-10-09

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 ...
09:12, 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 extrao...
14:28, 2019-09-24

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 tha...
10:00, 2019-10-13

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 mi...
16:12, 2019-09-26

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for England vs. Scotland The Soccerbot model is up 2,000 percent on its picks and just locked in plays for Sunday's Women's World Cup match between England and Scotland....
18:52, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, top expert picks for England vs. Scotland The Soccerbot model is up 2,000 percent on its picks and just locked in plays for Sunday's Women's World Cup match between England and Scotland....
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Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, top expert picks for Scotland vs. Argentina The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in Argentina vs. Scotland picks...
16:32, 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for Scotland vs. Argentina The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in Argentina vs. Scotland picks...
00:32, 2019-06-19

Happy days are ahead for Blink-182 fans: The band just unveiled details of its new album, 'NINE' Blink-182 just revealed the album cover and track list for its highly anticipated ninth album, and the name is a bit on the nose. (Or is it?)...
23:44, 2019-07-26

England fans in ugly clashes with police ahead of Three Lions game in Prague England fans were involved in ugly clashes with police in Prague ahead of the Three Lions game this evening....
21:24, 2019-10-11

Roy Hodgson warns Crystal Palace fans to be prepared for more heartache in season ahead Roy Hodgson has warned Crystal Palace fans there will likely be a bit of "suffering and heartache" at Selhurst Park this season....
10:44, 2019-09-11

The USWNT-France Clash Is The Real World Cup Final Months of pre-tournament preparation, weeks of controversy and VAR and stress, days of hand-wringing—they’ve all led us here. Since the Women’s World...
19:28, 2019-06-26

USA and France strap in for blockbuster clash of World Cup favorites The hotly anticipated quarter-final between the United States and France on Friday night in the capital is shaping up to be the marquee match of this...
10:08, 2019-06-28

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11:40, 2019-06-11

Italy v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool B clash in HanazonoPool B: New Zealand stand firm in heavyweight thrillerSend your thoughts to Geoff on email or on Twitte...
06:48, 2019-09-22

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 ...
07:00, 2019-10-05

France 23-21 Argentina: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 4.15pm (local) Group C game in TokyoAustralia overcome Fiji fright | New Zealand v South Africa!Get in touch! Email or tweet @rrjpar...
11:20, 2019-09-21

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 th...
09:24, 2019-10-05

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 ...
16:32, 2019-09-23

Russia 9-34 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup Pool A updates, kick-off 11.15am BSTHow they stand: fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch. Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 1.23...
14:28, 2019-09-24

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 w...
11:40, 2019-09-21

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 G...
13:36, 2019-10-13

Italy 47-22 Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Live updates from the Pool B clash in HanazonoPool B: New Zealand stand firm in heavyweight thrillerSend your thoughts to Geoff on email or on Twitte...
09:28, 2019-09-22

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 ...
14:56, 2019-08-17

Rugby World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictions New Zealand still formidable, Fiji to prove tricky opponents with Semi Radradra turning on the power: our pundits set out their forecasts for the tou...
16:24, 2019-09-19

England v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from England’s opener against Tonga in SapporoTearful, nervous, excited: Jones emotional on eve of kick-offOwen Farrell interview: ‘I tr...
11:56, 2019-09-22

Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the grand slam winners’ openerGatland looks to restore order after whirlwind weekEmail your thoughts to Luke or tweet him here 11.0...
12:18, 2019-09-23

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 ...
13:00, 2019-10-06

New Zealand Rugby World Cup fixtures: Their possible route to the final New Zealand will face Ireland in the quarter-finals later this month after winning their pool....
17:52, 2019-10-14

England 35-3 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Manu Tuilagi was back to his best, scoring two tries, in a solid but unspectacular victory for EnglandRead Robert Kitson’s match report from Sapporo ...
14:48, 2019-09-22

England v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at TwickenhamDave Alred: ‘We’re breeding robots who want to smash walls down’And you can email Lee here or tweet at...
15:20, 2019-08-24

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 h...
09:12, 2019-10-06

England Rugby World Cup fixtures: Their possible route to the final England face a World Cup quarter-final against Australia after topping their pool in Japan....
17:52, 2019-10-14

England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at TwickenhamScotland edge to comeback victory against FranceAnd you can email Lee here or tweet at @bloodandmud 4....
18:12, 2019-08-24

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 9.00am BST 11 min:...
10:04, 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 h...
06:20, 2019-10-06

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 R...
15:32, 2019-09-23

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 th...
10:52, 2019-10-14

Wales 13-6 England: Rugby World Cup warmup – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: George North’s try made the difference as Wales won in Cardiff 4.46pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company. 4.46p...
18:28, 2019-08-17

Australia 45-10 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 8.19am ...
09:24, 2019-10-05

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened Jacob Stockdale scored two first-half tries for resurgent Ireland as they spoiled Warren Gatland’s Cardiff send-off 4.48pm BST Thanks for following t...
19:16, 2019-08-31

Italy v Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8.45am BST kick-off in FukuokaHow Canada almost became a world rugby powerGet in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 5.32pm BS...
09:04, 2019-09-26

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 Aus...
10:16, 2019-10-05

Wales 17-22 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 @lukemclau...
17:48, 2019-08-31

Italy 48-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8.45am BST kick-off in FukuokaLatest tables, fixtures and results from Japan 2019Get in touch! Email Niall or tweet @niallmcveigh 10...
11:56, 2019-09-26

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 Tok...
13:08, 2019-10-05

Italy 48-7 Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened The Azzuri ran in seven tries as they outclassed Canada, who paid the price for missed first-half chances in Fukuoka 11.03am BST Here’s our report fr...
12:48, 2019-09-26

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 @lukemclau...
16:44, 2019-08-31

Climate change: Rugby World Cup highlights injustice Pacific nations bearing brunt of climate inaction by Australia, US and hosts Japan says Christian Aid study....
02:24, 2019-09-19

USA blast past Canada in first Rugby World Cup warm-up USA 47-19 CanadaLeg injury to lock Nick Civetta a blowThe USA crushed Canada in their Pacific Nations Cup opener in Glendale, Colorado on Saturday, t...
13:16, 2019-07-28

Georgia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the Pool D match in OsakaRugby World Cup 2019: fixtures, tables and resultsEmail Richard here or tweet @rrjparkin 5.50a...
07:04, 2019-10-03

Australia v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Late tries earn Australia a fourth bonus point against a resolute Georgia 1.38pm BST And if you missed any of the action, here’s the full-time report...
14:56, 2019-10-11

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 diffi...
17:00, 2019-10-03

Wallabies v Samoa: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the match in Parramatta All Blacks thrash Tonga in warm-upAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 11.27am BST 40 min: An injury concern ...
12:44, 2019-09-07

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 ...
07:16, 2019-09-07

England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened All the updates as England brutally swept Ireland aside in the Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 7.23pm BST Related: Battered Ireland leave Twic...
20:56, 2019-08-24

Rugby World Cup 2019: five things to look out for in the knockout stage Tighter matches and record TV viewing figures will be evident as the World Cup jamboree approaches its crunch stageUnsightly thrashings by the vastly...
18:52, 2019-10-18

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 11.41am BST...
12:44, 2019-10-12

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...
15:40, 2019-10-02

Wallabies v Samoa: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened Australia win their final pre-World Cup hit-out, injury-freeAll Blacks thrash Tonga in warm-up 12.52pm BST Michael Cheika was asked at half-time what...
15:08, 2019-09-07

Australia v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Wallabies’ final Pool D gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkinPreview: Wallabies seek to piece together chaotic puzzle 10.38am ...
11:48, 2019-10-11

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, p...
12:12, 2019-09-29

Georgia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Fiji exorcise shock loss against Uruguay with Georgia thumpingRugby World Cup 2019: fixtures, tables and results 8.47am BST And here’s the match repo...
10:08, 2019-10-03

Australia v Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in KamaishiAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.09am BST Hi all! Sal...
09:16, 2019-09-29

Ireland v Russia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A matchHow they stand: results, fixtures and tablesAnd you can get in touch with Niall by email or Twitter 10.2...
11:28, 2019-10-03

Georgia 33-7 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 8.36am B...
10:00, 2019-09-29

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 201...
12:08, 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 to...
14:32, 2019-10-03

Australia v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Wallabies’ opening gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 5.15am BST With a flurry of pomp and pageantry the Rugby World Cup is...
06:36, 2019-09-21

Georgia 33-7 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Georgia put a halt to Uruguay’s hopes of two Rugby World Cup wins with a convincing victory. 8.51am BST That’s it from me, let’s all go and take in W...
10:32, 2019-09-29

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...
14:45, 2019-09-24

Australia 39-21 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Australia 39-21 FijiWallabies open Pool D with a come-from-behind win 7.54am BST So, it’s one from one in Pool D for Australia, as they start their n...
09:24, 2019-09-21

Russia v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup Pool A updates, kick-off 11.15am BSTHow they stand: fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch. Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 10.3...
11:53, 2019-09-24

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 ...
11:04, 2019-10-09

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 Wainwr...
09:52, 2019-09-21

Argentina beat USA 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 ...
10:04, 2019-10-09

Joe Marler says he won't bottle Rugby World Cup a second time Joe Marler is determined to succeed at the Rugby World Cup after admitting he "bottled" it at the last tournament....
13:12, 2019-08-13

Argentina v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as Argentina opened their win account against Tonga in Pool C 8.00am BST That’s it from me for this match, but you can skip on over t...
09:08, 2019-09-28

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 8.24am BST Hello, ...
09:40, 2019-10-13

Fiji v 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 i...
10:24, 2019-09-25

Argentina v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Higashiosaka CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the game 7.20...
06:16, 2019-09-28

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Howley saga to bed against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwr...
10:52, 2019-09-21

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand v Canada – live! Updates from the Pool B game in OitaRugby World Cup fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch! Email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.21am BST Hello w...
11:36, 2019-10-02

Wales v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool D match in OitaHow they stand: tables, fixtures and resultsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 10.29a...
11:36, 2019-10-09

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 f...
15:56, 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....
09:24, 2019-09-21

Argentina 28-12 Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as Argentina opened their win account against Tonga in Pool C 8.00am BST That’s it from me for this match, but you can skip on over t...
09:52, 2019-09-28

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 r...
15:40, 2019-10-09

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match r...
14:36, 2019-10-09

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 5.54am BST Ref issuesT...
07:20, 2019-09-25

Ireland v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the minute by minute updates from Ireland’s convincing win over Samoa in their final Pool B game 2.07pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your co...
16:08, 2019-10-12

England Rugby World Cup squad announcement – live! News and reaction to Eddie Jones’s 1pm BST announcementAttacking edge is sharp but defence remains a concernEmail Stuart, tweet or add your thoughts ...
14:04, 2019-08-12

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 5.40am B...
06:44, 2019-09-29

Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the minute by minute updates from Ireland’s convincing win over Samoa in their final Pool B game 2.07pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your co...
17:20, 2019-10-12

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 i...
12:40, 2019-09-25

'Game of Thrones' series finale spoilers leave fans disappointed ahead of airing "Game of Thrones" fans may have had key plot points spoiled ahead of the HBO smash hit's series finale, airing Sunday night....
18:24, 2019-05-19

PS Plus August 2019: Great news for PlayStation Plus fans ahead of free PS4 games reveal PS Plus August 2019 is coming soon, but if you need to renew, good news, a retailer has pushed a good deal on 12 month PlayStation Plus subscription ...
19:20, 2019-07-22

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: England vs Scotland prediction, TV, lineups, odds, live stream, tickets England take on old rivals Scotland in their opening match of the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup....
12:56, 2019-06-09

United States v Tonga: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool C match in HigashiosakaCheck out all the latest World Cup standingsDrop Richard an email | Tweet @rrjparkin 6.13am BST Win...
07:24, 2019-10-13

New Zealanders vent anger at being unable to watch Rugby World Cup New streaming service receives thousands of complaints as All Blacks kick off campaignNew Zealand v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!Many Ne...
15:12, 2019-09-21

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 m...
18:28, 2019-08-11

Australia fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final Australia look set to progress from Pool D as runners-up and face England in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup....
17:48, 2019-10-07

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...
17:00, 2019-10-07

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 canSaturday 8.15am, Oita, ITV1 Continue reading......
11:32, 2019-10-14

England v Italy: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! England play their final warm-up game in NewcastleRobert Kitson: home tie lifts Wilson’s World Cup hopesGet in touch! Email Lee or tweet @bloodandmud...
20:00, 2019-09-06

England v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST game at TwickenhamEngland players stake claim as Jones wields axeGatland: Wales ‘in good place’ with No 1 in sightGet in tou...
14:08, 2019-08-11

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 fr...
23:20, 2019-09-06

Wallabies ease past Samoa in Rugby World Cup warm-up Australia beat Samoa 34-15 after dominant first halfWallabies tune up for Rugby World Cup with six triesDavid Pocock made a successful return as the ...
14:36, 2019-09-07

South Africa v Namibia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the game in Toyota CityAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Lee or tweet him with your thoughts on the g...
11:32, 2019-09-28

World Rugby admits concerns over proposed CVC and Six Nations deal • Private equity firm has agreed £300m package in principle• CVC already backs Gallagher Premiership and in Pro14 talksWorld Rugby officials have exp...
13:09, 2019-09-17

South Africa v Italy: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool B game in ShizuokaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Richard or tweet him with your thoughts o...
11:08, 2019-10-04

New Zealand 23-13 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened A first-half barrage of 17 points inside five minutes, including tries by George Bridge and Scott Barrett, saw champions New Zealand overcome South A...
14:40, 2019-09-21

South Africa v Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the teams’ final group gameWorld Cup pool permutations: who needs what?And you can email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1...
12:00, 2019-10-08

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 a...
11:24, 2019-10-13