NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 13:48, 2019-11-08

England confirm Japan return in 2020 for two-match Test series against the Rugby World Cup hosts

England will return to Japan for a two-Test series against the Rugby World Cup hosts next July, the RFU have confirmed....

England confirm Japan return in 2020 for two-match Test series against the Rugby World Cup hosts

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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

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

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 Cricket World Cup squad announcement LIVE: Hosts to confirm final 15-man group for tournament England are set to announce their final 15-man squad for this summer's Cricket World Cup on Tuesday morning....
09:52, 2019-05-21

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

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

England cruise to emphatic 4-0 series win against Pakistan as hosts finish World Cup preparations in style England romped to a 4-0 series victory over Pakistan and will arrive at a rare home World Cup in the even rarer position of favourites....
20:00, 2019-05-19

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

Japan join the immortals with Rugby World Cup heroics... now England look to follow suit After hosts exit as heroes, Eddie Jones' men will need game of their lives to beat the All Blacks...
14:20, 2019-10-21

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 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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

Prince Harry to watch England play South Africa in Rugby World Cup 2019 final in Japan Prince Harry will attend the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa, Buckingham Palace has said....
21:24, 2019-10-28

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

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

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

Rugby World Cup Final: One last push and England's band of warriors can achieve a slice of rugby heaven In western culture, when we talk about climbing a mountain, the language is of conquering it — and we stick a flag on the top to prove it....
13:28, 2019-11-01

Take a bow: Rugby World Cup teams charm Japanese hosts by copying local custom All Blacks, Ireland and Wales win enthusiastic response from hosts with ‘gesture of respect’ to crowds after their gamesJapan’s rugby players have di...
06:00, 2019-09-26

England vs New Zealand rugby highlights: Watch England's stunning 19-7 World Cup semi-final win Highlights of today's Rugby World Cup semi-final make good viewing for England fans after Eddie Jones' side pulled off a spectacular 19-7 victory ove...
14:08, 2019-10-26

England vs New Zealand LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-final score and result - England win 19-7 in Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup semi-finals as England beat New Zealand 19-7 in Yokohama....
12:32, 2019-10-26

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Kotaro Matsushima's last-gasp try seals key bonus point for World Cup hosts Hosts Japan returned to the summit of Pool A at the Rugby World Cup with a hard-fought 38-19 victory over Samoa in Toyota City....
14:56, 2019-10-05

England rugby fan books flights to Tokyo for Rugby World Cup Final while 'five pints down' A rugby fan who booked flights to Tokyo "four or five pints down" after watching England rugby's win over New Zealand rugby is preparing to arrive in...
13:16, 2019-10-28

Late-night hosts take swings at Trump getting booed at the World Series Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers poked fun at President Trump Oct. 28 after he was jeered by fans at Game 5 of the World S...
14:28, 2019-10-29

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Japan pull off another famous Rugby World Cup upsetAll the fixtures, tables and results from Japan 11.21am BST Right, that seems like a good a place ...
12:52, 2019-09-28

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Host nation Japan overcame stout resistance from Samoa to secure victory with a dramatic bonus-point clinching fourth try deep into added time in Toy...
15:48, 2019-10-05

Japan v Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Follow all the action from Shizuoka Stadium EcopaJapan dreams of Shizuoka Shock to match Brighton MiracleAll the fixtures, tables and results from Ja...
09:00, 2019-09-28

Japan 38-19 Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A game in ToyotaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet him with your thoughts 1.46p...
14:52, 2019-10-05

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

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 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

Japan v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the Pool A game in ToyotaAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Luke or tweet him with your thoughts 11.34...
12:40, 2019-10-05

Japan 19-12 Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Argentina’s 28-12 win over Tonga a tale of two halvesAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the ...
11:32, 2019-09-28

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

Rugby World Cup committee warns Japan not to run out of beer Issue was raised as part of briefing sessions in cities tipped to deal with the largest influx of international visitorsIt’s the stuff of nightmares ...
15:36, 2019-05-06

The insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink,...
12:24, 2019-09-17

Rugby World Cup Shines Spotlight on a Less-Traveled Japan Matches will be played in host cities across the country, but Kamaishi, Kumamoto and Fukuroi offer charming destinations and special deals....
11:28, 2019-08-14

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, we ask locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the ...
08:16, 2019-09-14

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at t...
20:44, 2019-09-15

England 90 Samoa 24: Netball World Cup hosts maintain 100 per cent record England maintained their 100 per cent record at the Netball World Cup with a dominant 90-24 victory over Samoa on Sunday....
14:00, 2019-07-14

Rugby World Cup: Japan stun Ireland – video highlights Host country Japan surprised the highest ranked team in the world with a 19-12 final score. The team went from nine points down to win their second m...
13:36, 2019-09-28

Japan determined not to crash out early at home Rugby World Cup • Hosts face tough opening game against Russia on Friday• England first hosts out at group stage four years agoJapan are determined not to be a World...
11:24, 2019-09-18

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

Japan tries to please Rugby World Cup fans with rethink on tattooed bather ban With thousands of fans heading to Japan for the tournament, hot springs consider lifting traditional curbs on displaying body art Thousands of hot sp...
09:24, 2019-07-08

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

Rugby World Cup power rankings: breaking down all 20 teams in Japan England, Ireland and Wales are among the throng pushing to challenge New Zealand as the World Cup enters crunch timeNormal service has been resumed. ...
13:24, 2019-10-16

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

The ultimate insiders' guide to Japan's Rugby World Cup cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, Olivia Lee asks locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink,...
11:48, 2019-09-17

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

England win fifth Test but Australia keep urn as Ashes series ends in draw • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – we always have to have one of tho...
20:28, 2019-09-15

England vs Pakistan: Hosts stunned by 14-run World Cup defeat despite Joe Root and Jos Buttler centuries England beat Pakistan four times in four matches over nine days just before this World Cup began. They then lived up to their status as tournament fa...
11:12, 2019-06-04

England win the Cricket World Cup! Hosts see off New Zealand as Lord's final goes to super over England are men's Cricket World Cup champions for the first time, and in the most thrilling fashion imaginable in as the tournament's greatest ever f...
21:00, 2019-07-14

England vs Australia: Cricket World Cup hosts suffer injury scares in warm-up England's Cricket World Cup warm-up against Australia got off to a concerning start, with pacemen Mark Wood and Jofra Archer suffering injury scares ...
13:24, 2019-05-25

England 57 Ireland 15: Hosts display World Cup credentials with stunning eight-try rout at Twickenham England displayed their World Cup credentials with a devastating 57-15 destruction of Ireland in their penultimate warm-up clash at Twickenham....
19:16, 2019-08-24

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

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia in the opening game – as it happened Kotaro Matsushima ran in a hat-trick as Japan kicked off their Rugby World Cup with a 30-10 victory against Russia in Tokyo 2.26pm BST Thank you for ...
16:00, 2019-09-20

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 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

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

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

Japan 'probably the greatest' tournament, says World Rugby chief Beaumont – video World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont believes the Japan tournament will ‘probably be remembered as the greatest Rugby World Cup’.“We’ve broken reco...
19:32, 2019-11-03

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

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

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan v Russia in the opening game – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 1...
12:08, 2019-09-20

‘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

Rugby World Cup 2019: opening ceremony and Japan v Russia – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 1...
11:44, 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

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia in the opening game – live! Live updates from the first game and opening ceremonyRugby World Cup 2019: the full scheduleAnd you can get in touch with Luke via email or Twitter 2...
15:20, 2019-09-20

Spectacular opening ceremony kicks off Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan Japan welcomed the world as they declared the 2019 Rugby World Cup officially open during a spectacular ceremony in Tokyo on Friday....
12:08, 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

Ashes 2019: England win fifth Test by 135 runs as series is drawn – as it happened England won the Test and drew the series after bowling out Australia on the fourth day, despite a century from Matthew WadeReport: England win fifth ...
20:52, 2019-09-15

England win Cricket World Cup celebrations: Pictures from Lord's as hosts beat New Zealand England have beaten New Zealand to win the Cricket World Cup in one of the most extraordinary sporting finales of all time....
21:16, 2019-07-14

England vs Australia: World Cup hosts' hopes hinge on stopping Mitchell Starc In a World Cup memorable for its quality fast bowling, one quick has stood above the rest. To make Sunday's final, England have no choice but to over...
13:28, 2019-07-09

England reach Cricket World Cup final! Hosts thrash Australia to set up New Zealand showdown England have reached their first Cricket World Cup final in 27 years after beating Australia in Thursday's semi-final clash....
18:16, 2019-07-11

Boost for England with James Anderson in line to return for fourth Ashes Test England have been handed a further Ashes boost with the news that James Anderson will return to action for Lancashire Second XI on Tuesday....
13:24, 2019-08-19

W Series champion Jamie Chadwick eyes Japan for extra 2020 races W Series champion Jamie Chadwick is looking towards Japan for her secondary 2020 programme, with an eye on the Super Formula Lights category...
14:40, 2019-11-14

Japan v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates as hosts tackle SpringboksRead our Japanese language MBM report of the game!Email your thoughts to Luke here or tweet him her...
12:52, 2019-10-20

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 v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – as it happened South Africa will face Wales in next weekend’s semi-final after an eventually convincing 26-3 victory Read Paul Rees’s match report from Tokyo 1.52pm...
15:24, 2019-10-20

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

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 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

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

James Anderson ruled out of Ashes series as England name 13-man squad for fourth Test James Anderson's troublesome right calf has ruled him out of the remainder of the Ashes as England drafted Somerset seamer Craig Overton into a 13-ma...
15:44, 2019-08-30

David Pocock to end Test rugby career after Wallabies' World Cup tilt Flanker says it is good to be ‘finishing up’ with Will Genia31-year-old has played 77 Tests for Australia to dateAustralia forward David Pocock has c...
09:32, 2019-09-06

Scotland vs Japan latest: Will Rugby World Cup pool decider be moved due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
16:36, 2019-10-12

Scotland vs Japan latest: What happens if Rugby World Cup pool decider is cancelled due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
15:52, 2019-10-12

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

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

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

Prince Harry to make first official visit to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final Prince Harry is set to visit Japan Saturday for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final between England and South Africa, his first official visit there. ...
15:36, 2019-11-01

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

England captain Joe Root confirms he will move down batting order for New Zealand Test series England captain Joe Root will drop down the batting order to No4 for the Test series against New Zealand and beyond....
10:16, 2019-11-14

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes stars as 2019 Cricket World Cup hosts win Oval opener by 104 runs England are off and running in their home World Cup. Not with a bang, or an outrageous struggle but with a workmanlike showing that was plenty good e...
19:00, 2019-05-30

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

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

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

Kimilainen takes crucial W Series win at Assen, closes on 2020 return Emma Kimilainen took her maiden W Series victory at Assen, despite missing two rounds of the 2019 season due to injury...
17:24, 2019-07-20

Prince Harry, sans Meghan, makes first official visit to Japan for Rugby World Cup Final Prince Harry arrived in Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final between England and South Africa. His wife, Duchess Meghan, did not join him.  ...
15:08, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup: Wales edge France and South Africa beat Japan – video highlights Wales booked their place in the semi-finals after they squeezed past a 14-man French side after Sébastien Vahaamahina was dismissed for an elbow in t...
16:16, 2019-10-20

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 vs Scotland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Japan take on Scotland....
12:00, 2019-10-13

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

Ashes 2019 cricket: Dates, tickets, schedule and more ahead of England vs Australia Test series One of sport's most historic rivalries returns for its latest instalment this summer as Australia and England meet in the 71st Ashes Series....
10:40, 2019-07-23

Ashes 2019 leading wicket takers: Top bowler standings for England vs Australia Test series England and Australia's finest bowlers will go head-to-head in a bid to be the leading wicket taker at this summer's Ashes Series....
12:04, 2019-08-05

Bowling worries for England ahead of Test series against Ireland and Ashes as Mark Wood is assessed Mark Wood's sore side will be the most pressing of a raft of injury concerns when England's selectors meet this week to pick their squad for the next...
22:32, 2019-07-15

David Pocock closing on Wallabies return with Rugby World Cup in sight Flanker could play role in Rugby ChampionshipCalf injury forced 31-year-old’s Super Rugby retirementWallabies coach Michael Cheika has backed injured...
09:36, 2019-07-04

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

England 40-16 Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened All the action as England reached the semis with an eventually comfortable win over Australia 10.42am BST Right, that’ll be it from me. Thanks for yo...
12:32, 2019-10-19

England already have strong foundations for Rugby World Cup 2023 bid For all teams, the end of a Rugby World Cup is not just the end of a tournament. Playing groups and coaching staffs never stay untouched when it is a...
14:36, 2019-11-04

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

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

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

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

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...
06:20, 2019-10-13

Japan vs Scotland result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as Japan take on Scotland....
15:36, 2019-10-13

Japan vs South Africa result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals after the Springboks advanced in Tokyo....
14:56, 2019-10-20

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

Japan vs South Africa LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as Japan take on South Africa in Tokyo....
11:20, 2019-10-20

RFU call off search for Eddie Jones successor with England coach set to lead Japan 2020 tour RFU CEO Bill Sweeney has revealed England are no longer planning to appoint a successor to work under Eddie Jones for the final year of his contract....
23:16, 2019-06-13

England dethrone New Zealand to reach Rugby World Cup final • All Blacks beaten at World Cup for first time in 12 years• Tuilagi’s second-minute try sets tone for EnglandNot since the 2003 Rugby World Cup has ...
12:48, 2019-10-26

England vs New Zealand: Where the Rugby World Cup semi-final will be won and lost The teams ranked number one and two in the world will meet in Yokohama on Saturday with a place in the Rugby World Cup final on the line....
12:36, 2019-10-25

Taking on England at the Rugby World Cup is strange for me – but USA are ready | Will Hooley Will Hooley was brought through the youth ranks with England but now relishes joining his ‘rugby family’ on the biggest stageIt’s 2005 and the camera...
14:08, 2019-09-14

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

Ben Te'o left out of England Rugby World Cup squad – live reaction! News and reaction to Eddie Jones’s 1pm BST announcementAttacking edge is sharp but defence remains a concernEmail Stuart, tweet or add your thoughts ...
14:52, 2019-08-12

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

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 mobile phone ban imposed for Rugby World Cup matchdays • England party briefed following Wales betting scandal• Six suspicious incidents of approaches in 2015 tournamentEngland players and staff have been...
10:25, 2019-09-18

Blaine Scully will lead USA into Rugby World Cup opener against England • Five changes to side that dispatched Canada this month• Eight players in squad attached to Premiership clubsCardiff wing Blaine Scully will lead th...
12:03, 2019-09-23

Rugby World Cup team of the tournament: Four England players make our best XV South Africa clinched a record-equalling third World Cup triumph by beating England 32-12 in Saturday's Yokohama Final to bring down the curtain on a...
13:20, 2019-11-03

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

Elliot Daly: England must focus on reaching last eight at Rugby World Cup Elliot Daly says England rugby's first target at the World Cup is making sure they qualify from their pool following a nightmare campaign four years ...
12:44, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup: England, Ireland and Italy all win on day three – video highlights Day three of the Rugby World Cup saw the ideal start for England, Ireland and Italy as they all secured bonus points in their opening ties. England l...
11:17, 2019-09-23

Rugby World Cup: England power past USA on day seven – video highlights England thrashed the USA in Pool C, with a seven-try haul earning them a 45-7 win and a second bonus point in two games. There was a similar scorelin...
17:20, 2019-09-26

Relentless South Africa beat England to win Rugby World Cup "A relentless South Africa performance secured them the Rugby World Cup as they defeated an underpowered England 32-12."...
12:00, 2019-11-02

England fixtures at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Possible route to the final England head coach Eddie Jones has dismissed the idea that his side would benefit from losing their final pool match against France on Saturday....
11:12, 2019-10-07

England players will have their say as the RFU hold full review into Rugby World Cup World Cup finalists England flew home on Monday, with the RFU ready to involve the squad in a full review into the team's performance in Japan....
14:36, 2019-11-04

England reveal 2020 summer schedule with The Oval set to host first Test against West Indies England have revealed their men's international schedule for next summer, with the Kia Oval hosting the opening Test of the year, not the last as it ...
12:44, 2019-08-21

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 v England: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleScotland v Argentina – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Paul or tweet him @Paul...
19:44, 2019-06-19

England Rugby World Cup route to final: RWC fixtures and possible road to glory England face a World Cup quarter-final against Australia after topping their pool in Japan....
12:32, 2019-10-14

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Hartley, Robshaw and Care out Hartley has not played since December due to knee injuryAlex Dombrandt and Lewis Ludlam named in squadEngland have omitted former captains Dylan Hart...
13:28, 2019-06-20

England united in belief ahead of Argentina Rugby World Cup clash Leading into the biggest game of their World Cup so far, there has undoubtedly been a feelgood factor around England this week....
17:04, 2019-10-04

England rugby squad: Alex Dombrandt given chance to lay down World Cup marker Harlequins' Alex Dombrandt is among four players to receive their first full England call-up after Eddie Jones named his squad for his first World Cu...
13:24, 2019-06-20

England 19-7 New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the semi in YokohamaWales reach for the sky against much-fancied SpringboksSend your thoughts to Lee via email or on Twi...
12:24, 2019-10-26

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – as it happened South Africa outclassed and overpowered England in Yokohama to claim their third World Cup 4.38pm GMT So there you have it. Seven weeks and one day o...
18:28, 2019-11-02

England's Kyle Sinckler: from school with no rugby to World Cup semi-final Prop forward attended state school in London and is now a role model for others on similar pathIn a sport where private school alumni still hold sway...
18:04, 2019-10-25

Sombre swansong for Wallabies greats after Rugby World Cup loss to England Eight squad members moving to offshore club contracts in 2020‘It’s been an amazing journey. I’ve been so blessed,” says GeniaThe tears in the Wallabi...
08:52, 2019-10-20

England v New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – live! Rugby World Cup updates from the semi in YokohamaWales reach for the sky against much-fancied SpringboksSend your thoughts to Lee via email or on Twi...
09:20, 2019-10-26

England v Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live! Rugby World Cup quarter-final updates from OitaDigital wallchart: fixtures, results and moreEmail Lee here or tweet him @bloodandmud 7.47am BST Marti...
08:52, 2019-10-19

England v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live! Rugby World Cup final updates from the 9am GMT gameWorld Cup finals quiz | Top try and points scorersEmail or tweet Lee with your thoughts and predic...
08:36, 2019-11-02

What time is the Rugby World Cup final on TV in the UK? England vs South Africa guide On Saturday, the eyes of the sporting world will be on Yokohama, where England take on South Africa, seeking to win the Rugby World Cup for the secon...
16:36, 2019-11-01

Ben Te'o joins Toulon after England Rugby World cup squad omission Ben Te'o will be ineligible for a Rugby World Cup call-up by England after agreeing a short-term deal with Toulon....
21:08, 2019-08-21

Why England rugby star George Ford could be dropped again for World Cup Final As South Africa ground Wales down in Yokohama on Sunday, Eddie Jones — wearing his favourite Houston Texans NFL cap — and his right-hand man John Mit...
12:16, 2019-10-28

England display calm before the storm in build-up to Rugby World Cup Final Last week, England got everything right. In the build-up to the semi-final against New Zealand, Eddie Jones took potshots in the media and took press...
13:44, 2019-10-28

England beat New Zealand 19-7 to reach the 2019 Rugby World Cup Final For the first time in 12 years, England will contest the Rugby World Cup final. And for the first time in 12 years, New Zealand have lost a match at ...
12:32, 2019-10-26

England 19-7 New Zealand: Rugby World Cup 2019, semi-final – as it happened Supreme England book place in World Cup finalRobert Kitson’s match report from YokohamaRugby World Cup digital wallchart: full run down 11.42am BST W...
13:48, 2019-10-26

Phil Neville will not rest England players against Japan in World Cup • Manager not interested in easier path for runners-up• ‘I’m going to play my best team … I want to finish top’Phil Neville will resist the temptatio...
23:48, 2019-06-18

Eddie Jones looks to cash in on England’s World Cup campaign in Japan • Coach has several sponsorships deals with Japanese companies• Posters in Sapporo show Jones advertising ginEddie Jones is capitalising on his profi...
23:32, 2019-09-19

England 40-16 Australia: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live reaction! England emerge from bruising last-eight clashDigital wallchart: fixtures, results and moreEmail Lee here or tweet him @bloodandmud 10.16am BST “Keep ...
11:28, 2019-10-19

RFU hint at new England deal for Eddie Jones to keep him in charge for 2023 Rugby World Cup Eddie Jones will remain England head coach until at least 2021 and possibly beyond after his performance at the World Cup received the approval of Tw...
15:36, 2019-11-03

Rugby World Cup: South Africa surge to glory as England fall short • Live reaction to the Springboks’ World Cup triumph• Springboks crowned world champions for a third time• Pollard kicks 22 points, Mapimpi and Kolbe...
13:00, 2019-11-02

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup final after beating Wales • Damian de Allende’s try helps swing tense semi-final • Next Saturday’s match in Yokohama a repeat of the 2007 finalWarren Gatland will get his wish...
12:48, 2019-10-27

Jonny Wilkinson visits England training before Rugby World Cup final – video England captain Owen Farrell got some goal-kicking tips from Rugby World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson on Friday, a day ahead of the final against South...
13:28, 2019-11-01

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live reaction! Springboks claim third title with ruthless, dominant displayHow did your team do in Japan? | Top try and point scorersGet in touch! Email or tweet Le...
12:08, 2019-11-02

England unable to use drone to film Rugby World Cup final training in Tokyo • Team’s base before final is close to Chofu airport• Drone-shot footage used by coaches to review training sessionsEngland’s preparations for the Ru...
00:36, 2019-10-31

England centre Piers Francis cited for a dangerous tackle in Rugby World Cup win over USA England centre Piers Francis has been cited for a dangerous tackle in the 45-7 Rugby World Cup victory over the USA on Thursday....
08:36, 2019-09-27

England prop Joe Marler braced for another heated clash with Argentina at Rugby World Cup Joe Marler says England will match Argentina's passion when the two teams meet on Saturday in a game which the loosehead could face an opponent who o...
12:08, 2019-09-30

Rugby World Cup parade: London set to stage Tuesday celebration if England win the final London is set to host a victory parade next Tuesday if England go on to win the Rugby World Cup against South Africa this weekend....
12:20, 2019-10-29

England summon Ben Spencer as cover for Rugby World Cup final | Gerard Meagher Saracens scrum-half called up as emergency cover for Willi HeinzHeinz injured his hamstring after coming off the bench in the semi-final victory over...
03:32, 2019-10-27

Super typhoon Hagibis threatening England and Scotland Rugby World Cup matches Yokohama could now bear the brunt of Super Typhoon Hagibis after the weather system was forced onto a different course....
11:36, 2019-10-08

England flanker Tom Curry shortlisted for World Rugby Player of the Year award Tom Curry is the only England star to be nominated for the 2019 World Rugby Player of the Year award....
08:44, 2019-11-01

England vs New Zealand: Twitter reacts to Rugby World Cup semi-final drama England's stunning World Cup semi-final victory over New Zealand dominated Twitter on Saturday morning as the sporting world took to social media....
16:16, 2019-10-26

Rugby World Cup: England stun New Zealand 19-7 to reach final – video highlights England have reached the Rugby World Cup final after a dominant performance in Japan saw them dethrone three-time world champions New Zealand. Eddie ...
14:20, 2019-10-26

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

Eddie Jones: What next for England head coach after Rugby World Cup Final defeat? Head coach Eddie Jones will face a decision about his long-term England future after the 32-12 World Cup Final defeat against South Africa....
17:00, 2019-11-02

Eddie Jones says England are ready for 'rollercoaster' Rugby World Cup ride – video Eddie Jones says that his England side are ready for whatever the World Cup throws at them in Japan. The head coach insists he has not seen his side ...
12:44, 2019-09-20

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

England’s Jack Nowell in fitness race for Rugby World Cup after ankle surgery • Exeter’s Rob Baxter expects wing to be fit for tournament• Eddie Jones to name preliminary England squad on ThursdayEngland face a Rugby World Cup ...
19:24, 2019-06-19

England rugby fan, who booked flights to World Cup final while drunk, saved by Hostelworld Rob Lewis, England fan who booked flights to Japan while drunk, has been saved by Hostelworld....
14:36, 2019-10-31

England 45-7 USA: Eddie Jones' men score seven tries in Rugby World Cup win as John Quill is sent off England ran in seven tries as they eased to a bonus-point win in their second game of the Rugby World Cup against the USA in sweltering Kobe....
16:32, 2019-09-26

Versatile Joe Marler backed to prop up England at tight-head during Rugby World Cup Dan Cole believes Joe Marler is capable of answering an SOS call from England if the Harlequins prop is asked to scrummage at tight-head....
11:40, 2019-09-11

Auburn beats UNC 14-7 to return to College World Series CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Auburn scored 13 runs in the first inning to stun host North Carolina en route to a 14-7 victory Monday that sent the Tigers...
23:24, 2019-06-10

Eddie Jones picks horses for courses for England after noticing trends at the Rugby World Cup When Eddie Jones selected his team for the biggest game of his reign as England coach, he had the good fortune of finding himself with 31 fit players...
16:00, 2019-10-03

Rugby World Cup: England beat Argentina and Australia dominate Uruguay – video highlights England are safely into the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup with a game to spare after a six-try victory over a 14-man Argentina. Australia go...
15:48, 2019-10-05

England player ratings: How Eddie Jones' men fared in Rugby World Cup win over Argentina England became the first team to book their place in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup on Saturday....
16:56, 2019-10-05

England's back-three options will have Rugby World Cup 2019 opposition running scared When you compare England's current back three to the ones they have had in the past, it is right up there with the best....
15:40, 2019-09-20

South Africa hope inside knowledge can halt England in Rugby World Cup final • Francois Louw providing lowdown on Bath teammate Underhill• Sale’s Faf de Klerk offering up details on back rower CurrySouth Africa are using the e...
14:00, 2019-10-29

The England rugby backroom team helping Eddie Jones plot World Cup glory There are few figures in rugby you hear more about, or from, than Eddie Jones. A quick quip is never far away and everyone has their own Eddie story....
15:08, 2019-10-29

Australia head coach Michael Cheika quits following Rugby World Cup defeat to England Michael Cheika has ended his five-year spell in charge of Australia after his team crashed out of the World Cup against England on Saturday – the fir...
10:20, 2019-10-20

England duo George Ford and Joe Marler to provide emergency cover during Rugby World Cup warm-up Eddie Jones is considering playing Joe Marler and George Ford out of position during England's World Cup warm-up matches in order to prepare for all ...
13:12, 2019-08-15

England full-back Elliot Daly: From rascal prankster to Rugby World Cup finalist Dedication and discipline will be key as Elliot Daly prepares for England's Rugby World Cup final against South Africa on Saturday....
15:52, 2019-10-28

England player ratings: How Eddie Jones' men fared in Rugby World Cup win over Tonga England kicked off their tilt at the World Cup with a win over Tonga, but basic errors marred their performance....
19:36, 2019-09-22

England summon Ben Spencer for dramatic Rugby World Cup final call-up | Gerard Meagher Saracens scrum-half called up to replace Willi HeinzHeinz injured his hamstring after coming off the bench in the semi-final victory over New Zealand...
05:20, 2019-10-27

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup Final after beating Wales 19-16 in Yokohama If you want your sport to be free-flowing, all about flair and finesse, this was not the Rugby World Cup semi-final for you. But if you like it cagey...
12:40, 2019-10-27

England Rugby World Cup Final odds of no interest to Eddie Jones after stunning win vs New Zealand Eddie Jones insists he is not bothered by England's status as Rugby World Cup favourites after delivering a masterful performance victory against New...
13:20, 2019-10-26

Mako Vunipola hands England Rugby World Cup boost and could make comeback against Ireland Saracens prop Mako Vunipola is hoping to make his England comeback against Ireland on Saturday after three months on the sidelines....
14:12, 2019-08-19

England train in heavy rain ahead of Rugby World Cup semi-final – video England’s final training session before their highly-anticipated semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday was slightly delayed by heavy rain. Eddie...
12:32, 2019-10-25

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand secure semi-final spots – match highlights England will play New Zealand in the first game of the World Cup semi-finals after two high-scoring quarter-final matches. England posted three tries...
16:40, 2019-10-19

Eddie Jones tells England to find another level to win Rugby World Cup | Gerard Meagher Jones: ‘We want to be the best and we’re not’Scrum-half Ben Spencer called up to replace Willi HeinzEddie Jones insists England must find another lev...
23:40, 2019-10-27

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

England beware as pumped-up South Africa plan one more arm wrestle in Rugby World Cup Final Since Handre Pollard's fifth successful kick flew between the posts in Yokohama on Sunday, securing South Africa's victory over Wales, one debate has...
13:16, 2019-10-28

England 40-16 Australia: Jonny May at the double to seal Rugby World Cup semi-final spot For the first time since 2007, England will be World Cup semi-finalists next Saturday in Yokohama....
12:08, 2019-10-19

Rugby World Cup 2019: Ben Youngs warns England will take no notice of problems in French camp Typhoon Hagibis is not the only storm brewing in Japan: the French squad are reportedly descending into their traditional tournament turmoil just in ...
15:32, 2019-10-08

England rugby ratings: How each player fared at the World Cup as Red Rose fall short of glory England fell short in Yokohama as South Africa won the World Cup for a record-equalling third time with a comprehensive 32-12 victory....
11:20, 2019-11-03

England at the Rugby World Cup 2019: The story of a painful near-miss for Eddie Jones's men A 32-12 defeat by South Africa ended England's Rugby World Cup campaign in the most deflating way possible as Eddie Jones' men failed to show up for ...
19:08, 2019-11-03

Eoin Morgan backs England’s rugby union side to seal World Cup double • World Cup-winning captain says team must stick to game plan• Jamie George has had input from Morgan and Sam BillingsEoin Morgan, a World Cup-winnin...
23:32, 2019-10-31

England Rugby World Cup training squad: Joe Marler the shock inclusion after retirement U-turn Joe Marler could make a sensational return to Test rugby at the World Cup after being named in Eddie Jones's 35-man tournament training squad, despit...
15:00, 2019-07-04

Rugby World Cup: Steve Hansen pays tribute to England after they end dream of fairytale New Zealand farewell Outgoing New Zealand coach Steve Hansen paid tribute to England after they knocked his side out of the World Cup, and accepted that he perhaps erred ...
14:44, 2019-10-26

England Rugby World Cup squad: Ruaridh McConnochie and Joe Marler in; Ben Te'o and Mike Brown miss out Uncapped wing Ruaridh McConnochie was the shock inclusion in England's 2019 Rugby World Cup squad today as Eddie Jones named his 31-man group for Jap...
14:12, 2019-08-12

England fined over V-shaped formation during New Zealand's haka before Rugby World Cup semi-final England have been fined for their response to the haka before their World Cup semi-final victory over New Zealand on Saturday....
05:24, 2019-10-30

New Zealand vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results and fixtures after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as Ireland take on New Zealand in Tokyo....
12:08, 2019-10-19

England v South Africa: Eddie Jones names unchanged side for Rugby World Cup final England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
04:20, 2019-10-31

England's Eddie Jones on training 'spies' and All Blacks semi-final at Rugby World Cup – video Eddie Jones said his England side were being spied on during training in the run-up to Saturday’s Rugby World Cup semi-final against the All Blacks i...
11:28, 2019-10-22

Rugby World Cup: South Africa crowned champions as England fall short – video highlights South Africa have won the Rugby World Cup in a stunning 32-12 victory over Eddie Jones's England. The Springboks are champions for a third time after...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup final news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
13:44, 2019-10-28

England vs Argentina 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 England's tournament ramps up from here....
08:28, 2019-10-05

England vs New Zealand LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup semi-finals as England face New Zealand in Yokohama....
08:24, 2019-10-26

Rugby World Cup Final referee: Jerome Garces to officiate England vs South Africa showpiece Jerome Garces has been selected to referee the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa in Yokohama on Saturday....
08:16, 2019-10-29

England vs South Africa: Cheslin Kolbe will be fit for the Rugby World Cup final, insists Rassie Erasmus South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus says the fleet-footed wing Cheslin Kolbe will be fit to face England in Saturday's World Cup final....
12:40, 2019-10-29

England vs Australia: Eddie Jones drops George Ford for Rugby World Cup quarter-final Billy Vunipola has been named to start in England's World Cup quarter-final against Australia having overcome injury, but Eddie Jones has dropped a s...
11:04, 2019-10-17

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: England, New Zealand, Wales and South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of this weekend's semi-finals....
10:48, 2019-10-25

England defence coach John Mitchell worried how referees will officiate tackling at the Rugby World Cup England's players go into their World Cup opener against Tonga on Sunday unsure how referees will officiate tackling at the tournament....
14:20, 2019-09-16

England back Piers Francis free to continue playing at Rugby World Cup after citing dismissed Piers Francis will be available for England's forthcoming Rugby World Cup matches after the Northampton Saints back saw his citing dismissed on Sunda...
15:08, 2019-09-29

England vs Australia LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as England face Australia in Oita....
08:48, 2019-10-19

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

England World Cup star Jason Roy to make Test debut against Ireland Jason Roy will make his Test debut against Ireland at Lord's next week, but a host of England's World Cup heroes have been given time off....
15:16, 2019-07-17

Danny Cipriani prepared for late World Cup call if England need their own Stephen Donald in Japan Danny Cipriani says Eddie Jones has told him to keep himself ready for the World Cup in case he needs to be England's Stephen Donald....
13:52, 2019-09-12

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest plus New Zealand vs Wales score Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
08:44, 2019-11-01

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Schedule, quarter-finals fixtures, England vs Australia build-up and results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of this weekend's last-eight action....
13:04, 2019-10-18

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 vs Ireland, LIVE rugby: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
16:44, 2019-08-24

England vs New Zealand, 2019 Rugby World Cup semi-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England and New Zealand go head to head for a place in the 2019 World Cup Final this weekend....
17:52, 2019-10-24

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: England vs Australia build-up, quarter-finals schedule, fixtures, results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of the weekend's last-eight action....
08:44, 2019-10-18

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest after New Zealand beat Wales Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup after New Zealand defeated Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
12:32, 2019-11-01

England vs Ireland, 2019 Rugby World Cup warm-up: Score prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h Latest betting tips, head to head history and kick-off time for Saturday's match at Twickenham...
17:12, 2019-08-22

England coach Eddie Jones reveals his one regret after Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa England head coach Eddie Jones has expressed regret over his team selection for the World Cup Final, admitting he should have made changes....
11:16, 2019-11-13

Rugby World Cup final 2019: England vs South Africa date, time, tickets and previous winners England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face South Africa in the final....
12:24, 2019-10-27

England vs Italy rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England take on Italy tonight in their final warm-up up match before the 2019 Rugby World Cup....
19:36, 2019-09-06

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Semi-finals schedule, fixtures and results ahead of England vs New Zealand Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we look ahead to the semi-finals in Japan....
09:28, 2019-10-21

Wales vs England rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups Wales and England go head to head once again at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday afternoon....
15:12, 2019-08-17

England rugby team face fine for haka challenge ahead of New Zealand World Cup semi-final England are set to learn if they will be fined for challenging New Zealand's haka by forming V formation during the ceremonial dance....
09:00, 2019-10-28

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
10:40, 2019-10-28

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland vs Russia, Georgia vs Fiji plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
07:20, 2019-10-03

New Zealand vs Ireland result LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results and fixtures after England win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals as New Zealand teed up a semi-final showdown against England....
14:40, 2019-10-19

England vs Italy LIVE: Rugby World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England take on Italy tonight in their final warm-up up match before the 2019 Rugby World Cup....
00:00, 2019-09-07

England hold full-blooded training session as they prepare for Australia in Rugby World Cup quarter-final England have sought to overcome any loss of momentum caused by the cancellation of their World Cup group decider by engaging in a full-blooded traini...
14:00, 2019-10-13

England vs Ireland rugby LIVE: World Cup warm-up commentary stream, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
15:04, 2019-08-24

England vs Australia, 2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England will be looking to right the wrongs of four years ago when they meet Australia for a place in the Rugby World Cup semi-final on Saturday....
17:52, 2019-10-14

South Africa win Rugby World Cup 2019! Final result and LIVE reaction as England lose in Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as South Africa beat England in Yokohama....
12:32, 2019-11-02

England squad at the Rugby World Cup 2019: Lawrence Dallaglio runs the rule over Eddie Jones' men World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio gives his expert insight into the 31-man squad carrying England's hopes....
19:08, 2019-09-19

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby W...
08:24, 2019-09-20

England fly-half George Ford refuses to blame forward pack for Rugby World Cup Final defeat England fly-half George Ford refused to lay the blame for Saturday's World Cup Final loss at the door of the team's forward pack....
14:36, 2019-11-02

England vs Argentina LIVE: Rugby World Cup 2019 latest scores, results, fixtures and schedule after Australia win Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as England's tournament ramps up from here....
10:04, 2019-10-05

England vs South Africa, 2019 Rugby World Cup Final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England and South Africa will contest a Rugby World Cup Final for the second time in 12 years after both advanced to Saturday's Yokohama showpiece....
10:12, 2019-10-29

England’s George Kruis and Mako Vunipola set to return before World Cup • Injured pair should be fit for August warm-up games• Brad Shields faces fitness race while Dombrandt impressesEngland are optimistic the key Sarac...
20:20, 2019-07-30

'A test of manlihood': Eddie Jones on England's World Cup clash with Argentina – video The England head coach, Eddie Jones, looks ahead to his side's Rugby World Cup meeting with Argentina in Tokyo on Saturday. Jones told the media his ...
13:12, 2019-10-04

Sam Curran wants England Test team to build on World Cup success against Ireland and in Ashes Sam Curran believes England's Test team will be inspired by their 50-over counterparts' maiden World Cup triumph when they face Ireland at Lord's nex...
12:48, 2019-07-18

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

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, expert picks for England vs. Japan The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in England vs. Japan picks...
01:48, 2019-06-19

England captain Owen Farrell backs Eddie Jones over Billy Vunipola role in Rugby World Cup warm-ups England captain Owen Farrell has backed Eddie Jones's decision to start with Billy Vunipola for a fourth straight warm-up game, despite the injury ri...
14:08, 2019-09-05

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest and build-up, Wales react to Rob Howley scandal 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....
10:28, 2019-09-19

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland vs Russia, Fiji thrash Georgia plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
10:20, 2019-10-03

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged for South Africa showdown Eddie Jones has named a rare unchanged XV for Saturday's World Cup Final and called on his team to play without fear against South Africa as they bid...
13:08, 2019-10-31

England vs Ireland LIVE: Rugby commentary stream for World Cup warm-up match, latest score, TV channel, lineups England welcome Ireland to Twickenham on Saturday in their penultimate warm-up fixture ahead of the World Cup....
17:00, 2019-08-24

Rugby World Cup news 2019 LIVE: England team latest as Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations The 2019 Rugby World Cup is almost upon us, with the tournament opener between hosts Japan and minnows Russia in Tokyo now just two days away....
10:21, 2019-09-18

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

New Zealand vs Wales LIVE: Latest score plus Rugby World Cup Final news ahead of England vs South Africa Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
09:20, 2019-11-01

World Series flashers Julia Rose, Lauren Summer return to Nationals Park The World Series flashers returned to the scene of their X-ploit in DC to pose for photos with a few male fans — and one of the women jokingly yanked...
18:44, 2019-10-29

England vs USA: Lucy Bronze relishing Megan Rapinoe test in World Cup semi-final England's Lucy Bronze is relishing the prospect of a head-to-head with Megan Rapinoe in their World Cup semi-final here tonight....
12:24, 2019-07-02

Women's World Cup odds, predictions 2019: Betting lines, optimal expert picks for England vs. Japan The Soccerbot is up 2,000 on bookmakers' closing odds and just locked in England vs. Japan picks...
15:16, 2019-06-19

Rugby World Cup 2019 results LIVE: Ireland beat Russia, Fiji thrash Georgia plus England team news Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup in Japan as we head towards the business end of the pool stage....
14:52, 2019-10-03

South Africa team for Rugby World Cup Final: Cheslin Kolbe returns in Springboks' only change to face England Cheslin Kolbe has returned to the South Africa team for Saturday's World Cup Final clash with England....
09:40, 2019-10-31

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged face South Africa showdown England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
09:00, 2019-10-31

London-bound Houston Texans stars record good luck message for England ahead of Rugby World Cup Final The forthcoming weekend is a sizable one for both the England rugby team and the NFL's Houston Texans....
17:48, 2019-10-31

England coach Eddie Jones tight-lipped on future after emphatic Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa Eddie Jones refused to use late entry to the stadium and the early loss of key prop Kyle Sinckler as excuses for England's disappointing World Cup Fi...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup final 2019: Date, time, tickets and previous winners - England to face Wales or South Africa England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face either Australia or Wales in the final....
12:32, 2019-10-26

Prince Harry sends England rugby team personal good luck message ahead of World Cup final clash Prince Harry has sent a good luck message to the England rugby team ahead of their World Cup final clash with South Africa on Saturday....
07:16, 2019-11-01

Japan vs England LIVE: Fifa Women's World Cup 2019 commentary stream, latest score, TV and lineups England Women are back in action tonight as they contest their third and final World Cup group game against Japan....
19:16, 2019-06-19

England 2 Japan 0, Women's World Cup 2019: Ellen White bags third win for Lionesses as Toni Duggan returns Ellen White scored a brilliant double as England beat Japan 2-0 to finish top of Group D and set-up a last-16 clash against one of the best third-pla...
23:08, 2019-06-19

Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: Japan vs England prediction, TV, lineups, odds, live stream, tickets England Women are back in action on Wednesday night as they contest their third and final group game against Japan....
12:32, 2019-06-19

Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien wears England cap ahead of Rugby World Cup final after Eddie Jones support Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien has thrown his support behind England's Rugby World Cup finalists by donning a red rose-branded hat for his NF...
18:04, 2019-11-01

Jurassic World animated series to terrorize children on Netflix in 2020 Netflix has expanded its ongoing efforts to determine what kids these days actually enjoy to include a Jurassic World animated series, courtesy of th...
18:20, 2019-06-04

England optimistic over Jason Roy return for crucial India World Cup clash at Lord's England are increasingly confident that Jason Roy will be fit for Sunday's World Cup clash with India after he trained at Lord's on Wednesday....
12:44, 2019-06-27

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

England Rugby World Cup places still 'up for grabs' in final squad England coach Eddie Jones says three places are up for grabs before he slims his 38-man World Cup training group to a final squad of 31 on August 12....
12:16, 2019-07-05

Curry and a beer! Former rugby coach tells England star Tom that 'drinks are on us' after World Cup Final The youngest member of England's World Cup rugby squad Tom Curry can expect a hero's welcome when he returns to his boyhood club, his former coach sa...
16:24, 2019-10-30

Rent James Haskell's home for World Cup: former England rugby star and wife Chloe put their home on Airbnb James, rugby player turned MMA fighter and DJ, and fitness author Chloe Haskell are renting out their home during the Rugby World Cup....
07:00, 2019-09-12

Lonely Planet names England the world's second best tourist destination in 2020 Travel guide company says ‘timeless treasures’, seaside and historic buildings put country in second place, behind BhutanEngland has been named the w...
05:44, 2019-10-22

Rugby World Cup Final: 'No doubt the better team won' says Sir Clive Woodward after South Africa humble England Sir Clive Woodward believes South Africa deserved their emphatic Rugby World Cup Final victory and lamented England's struggles at the set-piece....
13:08, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 LIVE score: England vs South Africa commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
08:08, 2019-11-02

England vs South Africa, Rugby World Cup final 2019 LIVE score: Commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
10:32, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final: Owen Farrell admits England 'struggled to get a foothold' in defeat to South Africa England captain Owen Farrell told his teammates he was 'proud' of their Rugby World Cup exploits, but admitted they 'struggled to get a foothold in t...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: Semi-finals schedule, fixtures and results amid England 'spy' claims Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we look ahead to the semi-finals in Japan....
10:00, 2019-10-22

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: George Ford dropped, England team news, quarter-finals schedule, fixtures, results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of the weekend's last-eight action....
08:48, 2019-10-17

Rugby: Tattooed Samoans don skin suits to avoid offending Japanese hosts Samoan players will wear their hearts on their sleeves - but keep traditional Pacific islander tattoos under wraps with skin suits during the World C...
15:12, 2019-09-17

Rugby- Tattooed Samoans don skin suits to avoid offending Japanese hosts Samoan players will wear their hearts on their sleeves - but keep traditional Pacific islander tattoos under wraps with skin suits during the World C...
13:52, 2019-09-17

Rugby - Tattooed Samoans don skin suits to avoid offending Japanese hosts Samoan players will wear their hearts on their sleeves - but keep traditional Pacific islander tattoos under wraps with skin suits during the World C...
14:52, 2019-09-17

'Rugby’s LeBron James': Toronto confirm Sonny Bill Williams signing $10m, two-year deal is the biggest in Super League history‘Comparable to when David Beckham joined LA Galaxy’Super League side Toronto Wolfpack have ...
00:16, 2019-11-08

Rugby World Cup: Eddie Jones hails England stars after epic win and warns: 'We'll be better in the final!' Eddie Jones hailed his England team after they beat "rugby gods" New Zealand to book a place in the World Cup final for the first time in 12 years....
14:24, 2019-10-26

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

Scientists confirm blood test could track Alzheimer's disease Data from up to 11 years of blood samples confirm neurofilament light protein as a potential noninvasive marker of Alzheimer's disease progression....
19:52, 2019-04-26

South Africa to face Wales in semi-final after grinding down hosts Japan • Springboks into last four of Rugby World Cup• Makazole Mapimpi scores two tries for visitorsThere was never a chance of 2015 repeating itself as So...
14:48, 2019-10-20

Juventus confirm Gianluigi Buffon return "Legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has rejoined Juventus on a free transfer, the Italian club confired on Thursday."...
18:48, 2019-07-04

Philadelphia hosts Toronto with 2-1 series lead Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference du...
21:40, 2019-05-04

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

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

'Friends' creators confirm there won't be a reunion series More bad news for "Friends" fans. After the beloved comedy series announced it's leaving Netflix in July for WarnerMedia's new streaming service, the...
19:04, 2019-09-14

When does ‘The View’ return for Season 23? And where did the co-hosts leave off? Get ready to enjoy Season 23 of "The View." Co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Meghan McCain, Sunny Hostin and Abby Huntsman are returning soon. &...
16:16, 2019-09-03

Nottinghamshire confirm Alex Hales will return on Friday after drug ban • Opening batsman set to feature against Durham• Hales was removed from England’s provisional World Cup squadNottinghamshire have announced batsman A...
23:04, 2019-05-01

Chelsea set to confirm Petr Cech return in technical role Chelsea are set to confirm the return of Petr Cech in a technical role within the next 48 hours....
21:12, 2019-06-20

England vs Ireland, LIVE cricket: England 85 all out at Lord's - commentary stream for Ashes 2019 warm-up Test Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Ashes 2019 warm-up Test between England and Ireland at Lord's....
14:52, 2019-07-24

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

Chelsea confirm Petr Cech return as technical and performance advisor Petr Cech has returned to Chelsea as the club's technical and performance advisor, the Blues have announced....
10:48, 2019-06-21

England confirm Sterling dropped after 'disturbance' "Raheem Sterling will not be considered for selection for England’s Euro 2020 qualifier with Montenegro after an incident at St George\u0027s Park, E...
03:12, 2019-11-12

Police confirm that a deadly stabbing at Popeyes was linked to the return of the chicken sandwich Irene Jiang / Business Insider A man was stabbed to death on Monday after an argument broke out in the line for Popeyes' relaunched chicken sandwich....
13:56, 2019-11-05

'View' hosts press 2020 Dem on how much she sounds like Trump "The View" peppered author and 2020 Democratic hopeful Marianne Williamson with questions Thursday and suggested that she sounded too much like Presi...
00:52, 2019-06-21

McConnell: Republicans would confirm a justice during 2020 election Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that Republicans would fill an opening on the Supreme Court if there were a vacancy next year ...
04:40, 2019-05-29

Tottenham confirm Giovani Lo Celso hip injury: Spurs signing expected to return to training at end of October Tottenham have confirmed that Giovani Lo Celso has suffered a hip injury which will keep the summer signing out of action until at least the end of O...
17:12, 2019-09-10

Jeffries calls McConnell 'shameless' for saying he'd confirm a justice in 2020 House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries ripped into Mitch McConnell after the Senate majority leader said he would fill a vacancy on the Sup...
16:16, 2019-05-29

Hyundai and Rimac confirm 'midship' electric sports car for 2020 News 14 May, 2019 Hyundai group invests £70m in Croatian electric sports car firm with view to developing fully-electric and fuel cell ...
12:36, 2019-05-14

England vs Bangladesh: Hosts bounce back from Pakistan defeat with clinical 106-run win in Cardiff Explosive with the bat, then rapid with the ball, England brushed Bangladesh aside in a clinical showing in Cardiff. It was, after defeat to Pakistan...
19:36, 2019-06-08

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

'The View' hosts gush over Joe Biden's 2020 announcement: 'I had tears in my eyes' "View" hosts praised former Vice President Joe Biden's 2020 announcement on Thursday, telling the audience about the strong, physical reactions they ...
19:44, 2019-04-25

Arsenal confirm signing of William Saliba with defender to return to Saint-Etienne on loan for 2019-20 season Arsenal have confirmed the signing of French centre-back William Saliba from Saint-Etienne....
18:24, 2019-07-25

Bulgaria vs England LIVE: Euro 2020 qualifier halted twice over racism as England win 6-0 in Sofia Welcome to the Evening Standard's Euro 2020 qualifying coverage of Bulgaria vs England LIVE in Sofia tonight....
23:08, 2019-10-14

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

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

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

Harry Kane fit to start for England but Gareth Southgate refuses to confirm Netherlands selection Gareth Southgate has warned he needs to make last-minute checks on several England players involved in the Champions League Final but insisted Harry ...
22:00, 2019-06-05

Juventus to be Piemonte Calcio on FIFA 20 after PES 2020 snap up rights, confirm EA Sports EA Sports have confirmed that Juventus will be replaced by 'Piemonte Calcio' on FIFA 20 after rivals Konami and Pro Evolution Soccer secured a partne...
17:44, 2019-07-16

McFly fans ecstatic as band confirm 2020 arena tour after O2 sell-out Danny Jones, Dougie Poynter, Tom Fletcher and Harry Judd will embark on an 11-date arena tour next year...
22:48, 2019-09-17

Inexperienced Australia dismantle New Zealand in rugby league Test Kangaroos beat Kiwis 26-4 in WollongongHosts field five debutants but ease to victoryAustralia’s next generation of rugby league stars landed their f...
14:56, 2019-10-25

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

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

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

'World class' Kolbe returns for South Africa in Rugby World Cup final Return of winger the only change to Springboks squadRassie Erasmus sticks with huge pack for England gameRassie Erasmus said his players would leave ...
04:12, 2019-10-31

Fit-again Cheslin Kolbe ready to test Japan with searing pace Diminutive South African has overcome ankle injury ‘Dynamite comes in small packages,’ says wingerA side-effect of the crackdown on high tackles is t...
07:56, 2019-10-16

WoW Classic Stress Test Time: World of Warcraft Classic's final test ahead of release date The WoW Classic release date is later this month, but today, Blizzard is putting on one final World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test to really put the...
13:44, 2019-08-08

Tottenham confirm Amazon deal to take part in 'All or Nothing' documentary series Tottenham have confirmed an agreement with Amazon to become the next club taking part in documentary series 'All or Nothing'....
15:28, 2019-10-18

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

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

Vettel adds Barcelona Pirelli F1 tyre test in same week as Japan Sebastian Vettel will participate in Pirelli's Spain tyre test on the same week as the Japanese Grand Prix, adding an extra 'complication' amid Formu...
14:56, 2019-09-27

Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October "Tiger Woods will return to Japan for the first time since 2006 to compete in the inaugural Zozo Championship in October, the Masters champion said o...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Look: South Carolina hosts World Grits Festival The World Grits Festival in South Carolina featured an eating contest for the traditional breakfast food in addition to a "Rolling in the Grits" cont...
18:00, 2019-04-16

Israel Folau's return to rugby league derailed as RLIF suspend Tonga Interim board to be endorsed in next few daysDecision not about Folau, says Peter BeattieAustralian Rugby League Commission chairman Peter Beattie de...
03:36, 2019-09-27

Israel Folau set to return to rugby league with Tonga's national team – reports The former Wallaby, who was sacked over Instagram post that claimed gay people would go to hell, has reportedly been registered to play for TongaIsra...
11:17, 2019-09-23

Mood among England rugby fans as miserable as the weather South Africa’s emphatic victory in the Rugby World Cup final leaves supporters flatEngland rugby fans were left as miserable as the weather after the...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Whalers in Japan return to port with first commercial catch in 31 years A fleet of five boats left the northern Japanese port of Kushiro earlier Monday and brought back two minke whales....
03:28, 2019-07-02

Japan's return to commercial whaling has no economic or cultural case The decision by Japan to resume commercial whaling should be condemned – if not for its uncertain effect on whales, then for its contempt for interna...
18:36, 2019-07-02

Hosts France enjoy blistering start in Women’s World Cup "Women’s World Cup 2019 – Group A, Parc des Princes, Paris – France 4 (E. Le Sommer 9\u0027, W. Renard 35\u0027, 45\u0027, A. Henry 85\u0027) South K...
23:04, 2019-06-07

USA emerge as World Cup favorites as hosts France crack under pressure The US are two wins away from repeating as World Cup champions after a night where head coach Jill Ellis pushed all the right buttonsMegan Rapinoe ho...
16:52, 2019-06-29

'Watchmen' HBO series presents its own Rorschach test Using the graphic novel as the scaffolding for a dense, brooding HBO series, "Watchmen" grafts enough new threads onto its existing mythology to make...
20:12, 2019-10-15

Judgement Is the Perfect Game for Getting Into Japan’s Favorite Crime Series An American ninja kept following me around downtown Tokyo. He crept along walls, interrupted a game of darts, and demanded a formal dual. After I def...
22:12, 2019-07-24

Mood among England rugby union fans as miserable as the weather South Africa’s emphatic victory in the Rugby World Cup final leaves supporters flatEngland rugby fans were left as miserable as the weather after the...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Rugby: England vs. France, New Zealand vs. Italy canceled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
08:24, 2019-10-10

England stride past All Blacks towards rugby’s greatest prize It’s four years since they took a hiding at their home World Cup. Now, after a glorious triumph in Yokohama, redemption beckonsOnly four years after ...
22:44, 2019-10-26

Dylan Hartley, former England captain, retires from rugby because of injury • ‘My career wasn’t perfect but I wouldn’t have it any other way’• Hartley missed World Cup with longstanding knee injuryThe former England captain D...
14:08, 2019-11-07

Gotta catch 'em all: Washington hosts Pokémon World Championships More than 7,500 people are expected to attend the 2019 Pokémon World Championships in Washington this weekend.      ...
22:48, 2019-08-18

'The View' hosts find something to agree on, claim there's 'obviously sexism' in women's World Cup pay The hosts of ABC's "The View" found themselves all in agreement on Monday about the state of inequality in sports, following the U.S. women's soccer ...
22:00, 2019-07-08

Late-night hosts blast Bill de Blasio's 2020 run: He puts the 'blah' in 'de Blasio' Late-night hosts had some fun on Thursday night at the expense of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's newly-announced presidential run. ...
15:08, 2019-05-17

Marcus Ericsson to return to F1 duty in Pirelli test next week Marcus Ericsson will return to Formula 1 duty with Alfa Romeo in a 2020 tyre test at the Red Bull Ring on behalf of Pirelli next week...
12:44, 2019-06-27

‘Matured’ Sergio Garcia will be put to test in Bethpage Black return CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Call it a case of bad timing, but it’s happening again. Sergio Garcia’s countless waggles before each swing are back. The PGA Champ...
03:00, 2019-05-05

Paddon ruled out of WRC return on Rally Finland after test crash A crash in sixth gear while testing has ruled Hayden Paddon out of his return to the World Rally Championship with M-Sport on Rally Finland...
15:12, 2019-07-29

Pedrosa's KTM MotoGP test return delayed again due to injury recovery KTM test rider Dani Pedrosa's return aboard the RC16 MotoGP bike has been postponed further, as he will skip the post-Spanish Grand Prix test at Jere...
15:32, 2019-05-01

Injury forces former England captain Dylan Hartley to retire from rugby • ‘My career wasn’t perfect but I wouldn’t have it any other way’• Hartley missed the World Cup because of knee injuryThe former England captain Dyla...
13:52, 2019-11-07

England rugby players admit they messed up their response to New Zealand haka It was one of the most defining moments of their run to the Rugby World Cup Final in Japan, but England's players have conceded that they actually ma...
09:48, 2019-11-08

England’s Maro Itoje warns rugby to be vigilant over racism after Sofia • Abuse in Euro 2020 qualifier appalling and abysmal, says Itoje• ‘Punishment needs to be more severe’ for racist abuse in sportEngland’s Maro Itoje ...
01:16, 2019-10-17

Former England rugby union player Christian Wade scores on first NFL touch Ex-England rugby union international scores on first carryBills open preseason with 24-16 win over Indianapolis ColtsFormer England rugby union inter...
23:28, 2019-08-09

Japan's Hayabusa2 asteroid probe packs its space-rock bag for return to Earth Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft has packed up the capsule that will ferry its precious space-rock cargo back to Earth in preparation to leave the astero...
17:28, 2019-08-27

'Akira' to return as new TV anime series "Akira" creator Katsuhiro Otomo shared plans for a new show inspired by his manga and 1988 film of the same name....
19:04, 2019-07-05

DTM has ruled out a return of refuelling to the series DTM boss Gerhard Berger has ruled out the prospect of the series bringing back refuelling after Audi driver Loic Duval mooted the idea over the Assen...
12:24, 2019-07-31

England beats Japan 2-0 to clinch top spot in Group D NICE, France (AP) — England remained undefeated at the Women’s World Cup and clinched the top spot in its group with a 2-0 victory over Japan o...
23:20, 2019-06-19

Former IndyCar racer Legge to take part in W Series selection test Former IndyCar racer Katherine Legge and Abbie Eaton are among the drivers who will take part in the 2020 W Series selection test at Almeria next wee...
12:28, 2019-09-11

Fifa confirm Women's World Cup watched by more than 1 billion people across the globe Last summer's Women's World Cup was watched by more than one billion people worldwide, according to new data from Fifa....
15:36, 2019-10-18

Injured Suzuki MotoGP rider Joan Mir to return in Misano test Suzuki rider Joan Mir will return to MotoGP action at this week's two-day Misano test after missing the last two races through injury...
16:48, 2019-08-27

Red Bull F1 tech chief Newey to race in Japan's Super Taikyu series Red Bull Formula 1 technical chief Adrian Newey will make a one-off appearance in Japan's Super Taikyu series later this month...
10:40, 2019-07-04

London pubs packed as ecstatic England rugby fans celebrate New Zealand win Pubs across London were packed this morning as ecstatic England rugby fans celebrated the side's passage to the World Cup final....
13:20, 2019-10-26

England’s Maro Itoje warns rugby to be vigilant over racist abuse after Sofia • Abuse in Euro 2020 qualifier appalling and abysmal, says Itoje• ‘Punishment needs to be more severe’ for racist abuse in sportEngland’s Maro Itoje ...
00:00, 2019-10-17

D-Day 75th anniversary: Theresa May to highlight importance of western alliance as she hosts world leaders Theresa May is to call for continued Western unity in tackling "new and evolving security threats" as she commemorates the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
00:56, 2019-06-05

Kimilainen "always" intended to return to W Series after injury Emma Kimilainen was "always" going to return to compete in W Series in 2019, despite missing half of the season due to an injury...
14:20, 2019-07-08

The Wizardry Series’ Return To America Has Hit Another Snag Last Wednesday, in the early afternoon, at least one obsessive Wizardry fan (me) was eagerly reloading the Steam Store page for Wizardry: Labyrinth o...
22:52, 2019-06-04

England v Ireland: Lord's Test day two – live! Temperatures set to soar at Lord’sAndy Bull: Murtagh dishes out just desertsGet in touch! Email Tanya or tweet @tjaldred 11.05am BST 2nd over: Englan...
12:08, 2019-07-25