February 23, 2019

We drew strength from winning run, says Wales coach Gatland

Wales coach Warren Gatland said his team's record run of victories played a big part in helping them fight back to beat England 21-13 in the Six Nations on Saturday and extend their winning streak to 12.
February 23, 2019

Wales stun England to blow Six Nations wide open

Wales blew the Six Nations wide open with an epic 21-13 victory over England on Saturday as late tries for Cory Hill, after a monumental 34-phase goal-line assault, and Josh Adams at the death secured a national record 12th successive victory.
February 23, 2019

We let ourselves down, says England coach Jones

England coach Eddie Jones said he was frustrated that his side had "let ourselves down" in certain areas as they allowed Wales to surge back and claim a 21-13 Six Nations victory in Cardiff on Saturday.
February 23, 2019

Palace rout Leicester to step up pressure on Puel

Feb 23 - - Crystal Palace piled further pressure on Leicester City manager Claude Puel on Saturday with a comprehensive 4-1 Premier League win over his team, who have now gone seven games without a victory.
February 23, 2019

Embattled Puel says Leicester fans’ worries are understandable

Leicester manager Claude Puel said it was "normal for the fans to be worried" after watching their side get thrashed 4-1 at home to Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday.
February 23, 2019

Spurs’ hopes crash at Burnley, Huddersfield lose again

Tottenham Hotspur's ambitions of Premier League glory were dealt a grievous blow on Saturday when not even a goal from their returning talisman Harry Kane could prevent them stumbling to a damaging and contentious 2-1 defeat at Burnley.
February 23, 2019

Unseeded Bencic upsets Kvitova to lift Dubai title

Switzerland's Belinda Bencic ended a four-year title drought with a 6-3 1-6 6-2 victory over Petra Kvitova in the final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Saturday.
February 23, 2019

England’s Hartley ruled out of Six Nations

England hooker Dylan Hartley is set to have knee surgery on Tuesday that will rule him out of the rest of the Six Nations, his Northampton coach Chris Boyd said on Saturday.
February 23, 2019

Del Potro knocked out in Delray Beach quarters, pulls out of Acapulco

Top seed Juan Martin del Potro's comeback from injury ended in the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach Open following a 6-4 3-6 7-6(5) defeat by American Mackenzie McDonald.
February 23, 2019

Tsitsipas sets up final with Kukushkin in Marseille

Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas moved one step closer to his third singles title with a 7-6(1) 6-2 win over Belgium's David Goffin in the semi-finals of the Marseille Open on Saturday.
February 23, 2019

‘Decisive’ Messi downs Sevilla with 50th career hat-trick

Lionel Messi scored his 50th career hat-trick to fire Barcelona to a 4-2 win at Sevilla on Saturday after the champions had twice fallen behind, giving the Catalans a 10-point lead at the top of La Liga.
February 23, 2019

Three-goal Messi says Barca back to their best

Lionel Messi said Barcelona were back to their best following a mid-season slump after he scored a remarkable 50th career hat-trick in a rousing 4-2 win at Sevilla in La Liga on Saturday.