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Sam Burgess and James Graham in contention for England captaincy says boss Wayne Bennett

Bennett, who has succeeded Steve McNamara in the hot seat, needs to find a new captain for the Ladbrokes Four Nations Series after ruling Wigan loose forward Sean O'Loughlin out.
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Trevor Deane bowled brilliantly at Caheragh to lift the O’Sullivan-Keating Cup at the expense of Denis O’Sullivan.
Wandering around the lobby of the Diamante Beach Hotel in Calpe, Spain, on a gun-metal grey afternoon in January are a host of the world’s best cyclists and teams.
Our writers debate Faugheen’s chances of regaining his title...
Norwich manager Alex Neil maintains that Robbie Brady is not on the brink of leaving Carrow Road even though he concedes that the Irish international is a £10m target for a number of Premier Lea
Crystal Palace 2 Bolton 1: Crystal Palace secured the first win of Sam Allardyce’s reign as manager by progressing to the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-1 replay defeat of Bolton last night
Non-league leaders Lincoln stunned Sky Bet Championship side Ipswich with a stoppage-time goal from Nathan Arnold to secure a 1-0 win at Sincil Bank in their FA Cup third-round replay — and leav
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp could not hide his exasperation as the row of Joel Matip’s availability overshadowed his preparations for tonight’s clash with Plymouth.
“The quarter-final is set for the first weekend in April, with the semi-final three weeks later.” It’s been a while since I came across such bullish confidence from a bunch of Munste
James Tracy already knows what it is to pull on a senior Ireland jersey but the hooker is refusing to take a peek over the horizon towards the Six Nations as Leinster go about the task of securing a h
Munster’s director of rugby Rassie Erasmus will address the Conor Murray controversy for the first time at the weekly media briefing in Limerick today, with concern now also focusing on the avai
Connacht’s search for a successor to Pat Lam will continue without two of the fancied contenders following confirmation that former All Blacks Tony Brown and Jono Gibbes are not in the running.
Sean Cronin has his sights trained on the Lions tour to New Zealand despite ruling himself out of Ireland’s Six Nations campaign.
Glenstal 27 St Clement’s 10: Glenstal are quietly fancied to make their presence felt in this season’s Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Senior Cup and they got their campaign off to a solid
Cork hurling manager Kieran Kingston has several experienced players still on the injured list, with the national league looming.
Munster GAA chairman Jerry O’Sullivan has confirmed that the province will run an U25 hurling championship in the summer, while a similar format could be introduced for football.
Dublin footballer Kevin McManamon has described the use of sports psychology in Gaelic games as a “no-brainer” and claimed that critics of the process are “naive”.
The minimum age limit for football and hurling at adult club level could be relaxed, just one year after it was introduced.
Seamus Hickey doesn’t want to read too much into Limerick’s 21-point hammering against Cork on Sunday but admits a backlash is required against Clare this evening.
Incoming GPA chief executive Dermot Earley believes the organisation is misunderstood and is determined to rectify the disconnect.
David Shaw, an All-Ireland minor-winning full-forward last year, could become the latest Kerry footballer to sign with an Australian Rules club should he impress at this week’s AFL Academy camp
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia number one Nick Kyrgios blew a two-set lead and failed to convert a fifth-set match point before slumping out of his home grand slam with a 1-6 6-7(1) 6-4 6-2 10-8 defe
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The University of Oregon suspended football strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde one month without pay after three players were hospitalized following a series of intense workouts last w
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Britain's Dan Evans came from set down to upset seventh seed and former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic 3-6 7-5 6-3 6-3 in the second round of the Australian Open on Wednesday.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Triple Olympic track champion Kenenisa Bekele, the second-fastest marathon runner in history, said on Wednesday he can shave around 90 seconds off the current world record over the c
Troy Terry of the United States team burst into the spotlight with decisive goals against Russia and then Canada in the world junior championship.
Tiago Ilori completed his long-awaited move to Reading, the club have confirmed. The Portuguese centre-back joins Reading for a fee in the region of £3.75m, tying him to the club until 2020.
Despite never facing a criminal trial, ex-Scotland footballer David Goodwillie and his former Dundee United colleague David Robertson were found to have raped Denise Clair in a flat.
Tottenham sold Tom Carroll to Swansea for £4.5million and, though a modest fee in the modern game, it had a significant affect on their spending statistics.
Liverpool manager spoke out following his team's 1-1 draw with Man Utd at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Dan Evans claimed a memorable victory in the second round of the Australian Open, defeating world No 7 Marin Cilic in four sets.
People on social media have wasted no time in cobbling together memes that rained 'fire' down on Ford.
David Haye is stepping up his preparations for his upcoming fight against fellow Brit Tony Bellew - and unfortunately for him it means going through the pain of the dreaded ice bath after training.
According to reports in Germany, Alonso approached the Bayern board prior to the Bundesliga winter break and told them of his intentions to hang up his boots in June.

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