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Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup round-of-16: Racing 92 vs Edinburgh, Bordeaux-Begles vs Bristol, Scarlets vs Sale

We look ahead to Sunday’s Champions Cup round-of-16 ties, as Racing 92 welcome Edinburgh, Bordeaux-Begles host Bristol Bears and Scarlets face Sale Sharks… Racing 92 v Edinburgh (12.30pm) Richard Cockerill believes starting Blair Kinghorn in Edinburgh’s number 10 jersey is “worth the risk” as he prepares to roll the dice on the Scotland full-back guiding […]


Mark of a champion: Arians shows off SB tattoo

Covered the Buccaneers since 2009 Joined ESPN in 2016 TAMPA, Fla. — Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians made good on his word when he promised that when (not if) they won the Super Bowl, he would get a tattoo. Arians, 68, tweeted out the photo Tuesday with, “I’m a man of my word — ‘When we […]


Xabi Alonso signs new deal as Real Sociedad B manager until 2022

Xabi Alonso signs new deal as Real Sociedad B manager until summer of 2022… putting to bed talk of ex-Liverpool and Real Madrid hero taking over from Marco Rose as Borussia Monchengladbach’s new boss Xabi Alonso was linked earlier this week with the Borussia Monchengladbach job But the Spanish World Cup winner has extended his […]