England beat South Africa 19-7 to win the gold and their second HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series with a scintillating performance in the Vancouver Sevens at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver. HSBC PIC



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Uefa charges England and Lithuania over crowd trouble

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Crowd Disturbances Uefa has charged the English and Lithuanian Football Associations over crowd disturbances at their Euro 2016 qualifier in Vilnius on Monday.

McIlroy 'motivated' by rivals Jordan Spieth & Jason Day

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Golfer Rory McIlroyRory McIlroy says the exploits of rivals Jordan Spieth - named PGA Tour player of the year  - and Jason Day have given him "a sense of hunger again".

Chelsea's Mourinho charged with misconduct

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Chelsea manager Jose MourinhoChelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been charged with misconduct by the Football Association for remarks he made about match officials following his side's 3-1 home loss to Southampton on Saturday.

England slump to eighth in rankings after World Cup exit

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England exits from RWC England’s early exit from the Rugby World Cup has dropped the tournament hosts down to eighth in the world rankings, equalling their lowest-ever position.

Celtic hammers Barcelona

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Barcelona suffers defeat Barcelona suffered their biggest La Liga defeat under Luis Enrique as Celta Vigo ended the champions' 100% record in the league this season.

Surgery ends Tiger Woods season

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Former World No 1 golfer Tiger WoodsFormer world number one Tiger Woods will not play again this year after having back surgery for the second time in 18 months.

Argentina's Mariano Galarza banned for nine weeks

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Argentina's Mariano Galarza Argentina lock Mariano Galarza will miss the rest of the World Cup after being banned for nine weeks for making contact "with the eye or eye area" of New Zealand's Brodie Retallick.

Chelsa face blow after Diego suspension

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Chelsea's Diego CostaChelsea manager Jose Mourinho says "the team is hurt" by the three-match ban given to striker Diego Costa.

Japan tames Springboks at RWC

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Karne Hesketh of Japan scores winning try against SA Out of a clear blue English sky came a thunderbolt to eclipse anything the Rugby World Cup has ever seen. This was the biggest shock in rugby history, bar none, the kind of result that creates ripples beyond mere sport.

Bolt inspires Ireland ahead of World Cup opener

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Usain Bolt Sprint sensation Usain Bolt has given Ireland’s rugby team a boost as they prepare to kick-off their World Cup campaign this weekend, squad officials have said.

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