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England, France, Argentina in same pool for 2019 Rugby World Cup

Asked about negotiating what French counterpart Guy Noves described as the "pool of death", Jones joked that he would head for one of Kyoto's famous temples to ask for help. "We are in a very tough group, and England and France will not be the only teams in that group to watch out for", said Pumas coach Daniel Hourcade.



Manchester United lift full-year revenue and profit forecast

The defensive duo sustained respective knee and foot injuries while training with England in March and Mourinho criticised their mentality as they were unable to return for United's congested fixture list of nine games in April. Manchester United has a clause in its kitwear deal with Adidas that allows for a cut of 30% in the annual sponsorship deal if the club fails to reach the Champions League in consecutive seasons.


Sydney bus drivers 'not at work' despite strike being ruled illegal

Sydney bus drivers 'not at work' despite strike being ruled illegal

The 24-hour stoppage began at midnight and will impact four depots in the areas to be privatised: Leichhardt, Burwood, Kingsgrove and Tempe. Routes in the 400 series, which runs from 400 to 499, will be affected. Mr Kamper said services including the 400, 425, 471, 472, 474, 475, 476, 477, 478, 479, 492, 494, 499, which are now operated by Sydney Buses and would be sold off to a private tenderer under the government's plan.


Real Madrid offer James Rodriguez to Manchester United for £50m

Real Madrid offer James Rodriguez to Manchester United for £50m

United's swoop for James Rodriguez could be completed as soon as Sunday, according to reports in Colombia. James Rodriguez's stepfather has hinted the Colombian is set to leave Real Madrid this summer following speculation that he's set to join Manchester United .


Lebron Now Number Two on the Playoff All-Time Scoring List

Lebron Now Number Two on the Playoff All-Time Scoring List

Before the game, Toronto vowed to be more physical against the Cavs. James would finish with 35 points on 9-of-16 shooting to go along with eight rebounds and seven assists, further taking whatever wind was left in the Raptors' sails.


Spurs' Kawhi Leonard won't play in Game 2

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard won't play in Game 2

Oh, down in San Antonio, it's going to be more than a dogfight. The incident led to Spurs' All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard being forced to the locker room after aggravating an ankle injury. "Tonight, it's not what I expected". But Spurs coach Popovich was in no mood to accept Pachulia's version of events as he spoke to reporters on Monday as the Spurs confirmed Leonard was out of Game 2 on Tuesday.