CHARLES SALE – EXCLUSIVE: Debbie Jevans is understood to have received a six-figure pay-off from the RFU after walking out as chief executive of England Rugby 2015.
Rugby World Cup organisers are urging fans trying to buy tickets to remain patient amid mounting anger about endless delays on the official website.
Bath coach Mike Ford believes his club’s England stars will show no fear when they return to the scene of their RBS 6 Nations defeat by Ireland to face Leinster on Saturday.
Scotland international Geoff Cross has completed his year-long beard growing fundraiser after it was shaved off at his club’s training ground on Tuesday.
Alastair Cook and Co must face some of the cricket’s fastest bowlers, less than 15 months after pace man Mitchell Johnson condemned England to a humiliating 5-0 defeat.
England will have to come through a ferocious trial by pace if they are to regain the Ashes this summer after Australia selected a 17-man squad full of aggressive quicks.
Wasps will consider an appeal against the three-week ban handed to Nathan Hughes after their star No 8 was found guilty of recklessly kneeing George North and told he can’t play against Toulon.
Colin Graves has risked offending cricket’s purists, saying he wants to ‘jazz up’ Test matches by reducing them to four days from the traditional five.
Kevin Pietersen is still on track to play in this summer’s Caribbean Premier League for the St Lucia Zouks. His commitments for them may, however, clash with part of the Ashes.
Birmingham Bears have pulled off a major coup for the NatWest T20 Blast with the signing of New Zealand’s powerhouse captain Brendon McCullum.