Manu Tuilagi has unfinished World Cup business after missing out four years ago for assaulting two female police officers – The Sun

MANU TUILAGI has unfinished World Cup business having missed out four years ago after assaulting two female police officers. England star Tuilagi hit rock-bottom in 2015 when he was involved in a late-night fracas with two policewomen and a taxi driver. Old boss Stuart Lancaster then banned him from appearing in what should have been a dream home tournament. But […]

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South Africa: Inside the football-mad township ‘too dangerous’ for scouts to visit

Drive around Khayelitsha, one of South Africa’s biggest and fastest-growing townships, and football is impossible to ignore. There are hundreds of teams, thousands of players and five dedicated local football associations. Makeshift goal frames stand amid the rolling debris-filled fields, with pitches of various shapes and sizes squeezed among the streets and settlements. As the school buses and work taxis […]

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Aaron Judge gives Yankees reminder of how important he is

Statistically? Nah. Spiritually? By all means. His April oblique injury prevents Aaron Judge from claiming team most valuable player honors to date in this 2019 Yankees campaign. Yet if you ever doubted how much the right fielder means to this franchise’s hopes and dreams — just to its initial goal of winning its first American League East title since 2012 […]

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Hernández, Gurriel lead Blue Jays to 10-4 win over Red Sox

BOSTON – Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer off new Boston Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner, and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had three hits on Tuesday night to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-4 victory. Gurriel had a single, double and triple, and Justin Smoak also homered for Toronto, which lost three of its previous four games. Cashner (9-4) […]

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