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Scenes from England’s first international, against Scotland in 1872, which were published in The Graphic on 14 December 1872. The original artist was a W. Ralston For all the tears, turmoil and triumphs in England’s first 999 games, it is trophies – or a lack of them – that have shaped the Three Lions’ story …

Rugby clubs urged to give World Cup stars a longer rest after Henry Slade plays for Exeter just eight days after England’s final defeat Rugby Players Association demand more time off for players after World Cups Henry Slade played for 80 minutes Exeter’s defeat to Bristol on Sunday The game came just eight days after …

Archibald (right) had to change her bike during the madison Great Britain’s Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker won silver in the women’s madison on day three of the Track Cycling World Cup in Glasgow. The pair won the final sprint to secure silver with 31 points as Australia claimed victory with 40 points. “It’s quite …

World Cup Champion Kelley O’Hara is the newest member of the #ALLCAPS fam!  O’Hara attended Saturday night’s game against the Golden Knights. It was her first time taking in a Caps game at Capital One Arena and she continues the trend of world champions attending Capitals games. The World Series Champion Washington Nationals were here …

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) A U.S. soccer star is showing off her new gear courtesy of the Burlington high school girls soccer team. In a tweet, two-time Olympic gold medalist and world cup winner, Abby Wambach, shows off her Equal Pay jersey saying, “I couldn’t be more proud of these ladies from Vermont!!!! Thanks for my …

Chris Robshaw believes Eddie Jones should take England to the 2023 World Cup in France, where he expects at least two-thirds of the players who went all the way to the final in Japan still to be in contention. The disappointment felt after losing to South Africa did not compare with the dejection in 2015 …

GB cruise past Germany to take gold in the women’s team pursuit Track Cycling World Cup Venue: Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Glasgow Date: 8-10 November Start: 10:30 GMT Coverage: Live on BBC Red Button from 18:55 GMT and live text coverage on the BBC Sport website & app Great Britain’s women cruised to team pursuit …

It already promises to be a raucous scene at CenturyLink Field when the Seattle Sounders take on Toronto FC in Sunday’s MLS Cup (3 pm ET | ABC, Univision, TUDN in US; TSN, TVAS in Canada), but the Sounders say their plan is to try and make it historically raucous. The Sounders sold out the …

Ireland internationals Jack Carty and Bundee Aki have been named in the Connacht squad to play Leinster in the Pro14 on Friday in The Sportsground. Carty comes straight back into the side at out-half while Aki is named among the replacements for the first interpro clash of the season. Carty plays his first game since …

Robert Kitson While South Africa’s final surge tipped the scales in a couple of positions, Pieter-Steph du Toit is an unlucky absentee. But how could you possibly omit the incredible Japan captain, Michael Leitch, or the youthful Tom Curry from the back row? Only one All Black tells its own story but the semi-final against …