This was less a rugby match and more a historical recreation of Rorke’s Drift, only minus the rifles and spears. Technique effectively went out the window as both the Lions and the Springboks served up a pub car park slobber-knocker. You would say that it was one for the purists Read More »
Chelsea beat Arsenal in game that shows Arteta revolution a long way offFriendly: Arsenal 1-2 ChelseaXhaka 69; Havertz 26, Abraham 72 Tammy Abraham (right) celebrates with N’Golo Kanté after scoring Chelsea’s winner against Arsenal in a pre-season friendly. Photograph: Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC/Getty Images
Max Whitlock successfully defended his Olympic pommel horse title, while Charlotte Worthington won the women’s BMX freestyle in Tokyo.
Clarkson’s jettisoning shamefully arrogant scheming by HawthornThe outgoing Hawks coach is either a man of extreme virtue or he is just bloody good at biting his tongue Esteemed AFL coach Alastair Clarkson is a man in demand after his messy departure from Hawthorn. Photograph: James Ross/AAP