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Pele leaves hospital in France

Apr 09 2019

PARIS Brazilian soccer legend Pele was discharged from a French hospital on Monday after recovering from a urinary infection, media in France reported.

Triathlon - We'd love a boring 2019, say Brownlee brothers

Mar 29 2019

LONDON Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee said their target for 2019 is to have a "boring year" as they tentatively return to full fitness following a dire run of injuries that left the British brothers largely as triathlon also-rans in 2018.

England need to learn how to change change

Mar 17 2019

LONDON After Saturday's incredible 38-all draw with Scotland Eddie Jones said he has a "good idea" why England have developed a tendency to throw away strong positions, but whether it will be as easy to fix the problem as he suggests is another matter.

England and Scotland draw 38-all in stunning Six Nations finale

Mar 16 2019

LONDON The Six Nations came to an exhilarating, extraordinary finale on Saturday as George Ford rescued England with an 83rd-minute converted try, securing a 38-all draw with Scotland after the visitors had fought back from 31-0 down to take the lead into the final seconds.

England suffering from mental block says coach Jones

Mar 16 2019

LONDON Coach Eddie Jones said England face a mental block when closing out matches after his side blew a 31-0 lead in extraordinary fashion to draw 38-all with Scotland in their final Six Nations game on Saturday.

Rugby-England suffering from mental block says coach Jones

Mar 16 2019

LONDON, March 16 Coach Eddie Jones said England face a mental block when closing out matches after his side blew a 31-0 lead in extraordinary fashion to draw 38-all with Scotland in their final Six Nations game on Saturday.

UPDATE 3-Rugby-England and Scotland draw 38-all in stunning Six Nations finale

Mar 16 2019

* Scotland still winless at Twickenham since 1983 (Adds quotes)

Rugby-England and Scotland draw 38-all in extraordinary Six Nations finale

Mar 16 2019

LONDON, March 16 George Ford rescued England with an 83rd-minute try to secure a 38-all draw with Scotland on Saturday after the Scots had come from 31-0 down to lead 38-31 in one of the most remarkable games in Six Nations history.

Rugby - Youngs still eager to learn ahead of landmark cap

Mar 15 2019

LONDON Ben Youngs's introduction to international rugby was not particularly auspicious as he was forced to fill in on the wing when England battled to a 15-15 draw with Scotland in the 2010 Six Nations.

Athletics: Kenya, Ethiopia urge IAAF not to cut Diamond League races

Mar 15 2019

(This March 14 story removes quote erroneously attributed to IAAF CEO Jon Ridgeon and inserts new quotes in final three paras.)

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