WORLD CUP

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  1. Autumn Nations Cup - Scotland v France

    Rugby: Scotland coach Townsend hopes to sign new contract

    Scotland coach Gregor Townsend hopes to sign a new contract before the turn of the year, keeping him in charge through to the next World Cup in ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: England v New Zealand 2010 IRB Women's Rugby World Cup Final

    Rugby: Women's World Cup to be expanded to 16 teams from 2025

    The number of teams participating in the women's Rugby World Cup will be increased from 12 to 16 from the 2025 edition, the sport's governing body ...
  3. The Best FIFA Football Awards - Finalists Announcement

    Maradona had greatness but no sportsmanship: England's Shilton

    Diego Maradona had greatness in him but his refusal to apologise for his "Hand of God" goal that helped knock England out of the 1986 World Cup ...
  4. FILE PHOTO:  Argentina's soccer team head coach Maradona attends a news conference in Marseille

    How Maradona's 'Hand of God' quote went round the world

    It became the most iconic sporting comment of all time but the English-speaking world very nearly did not get to hear Diego Maradona's pithy ...
  5. Autumn Nations Cup - England v Ireland

    World Cup hosts to be decided by open vote as World Rugby approves changes

    The World Rugby Council on Tuesday approved recommendations by its World Cup Board for a more transparent process of selecting hosts for future ...
  6. New Zealand v India - Second Test

    NZ's Taylor keen to keep playing until 2023 World Cup

    New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor gave his side a boost on Friday ahead of their Twenty20 series against West Indies after the 36-year-old said he ...
  7. MCC World Cricket committee press conference

    Rugby: NZ focus on T20 may change with Windies series, says McCullum

    New Zealand's Twenty20 series against West Indies starting on Friday should be a springboard for the home side to look to improve their results ...
  8. Mikaela Shiffrin  finished second in the World Cup women's slalom race at Levi, following 10

    Skiing: Shiffrin finishes second on return after 10-month absence

    US ski star Mikaela Shiffrin shrugged off a near 10-month absence to finish second behind Petra Vlhova in the World Cup slalom at Levi in Finland ...