British and Irish Lions podcast: Former Springboks captain Jean de Villiers joins Will Greenwoods podcast

Former Springboks captain Jean de Villiers joins Will Greenwood on the latest Lions podcast, looking back at Lions vs SA tours in 1997, 2009 and this summer… De Villiers, who picked up 109 Test caps for South Africa between 2002 and 2015, faced and beat the Lions as a Springbok

NFL to allow teams to use multiple helmets, opening door for more throwback looks

Given the upcoming NFL season's marquee matchup, the league's new rule to enliven uniform variety comes a year too late. Nevertheless, uniform fashionistas – and most casual funs plus a lot of players – will be happy to learn that alternate helmets are returning. USA TODAY Sports obtained a memo the league

French Open: Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal went one better than Andrea Bocelli in playing out their own operatic classic

As Andrea Bocelli’s rendition of Nessun Dorma rang around the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, so the two tenors of tennis played out an operatic classic of their own on a bonkers Friday night 900 miles north at Roland Garros. Never has a tennis match had such an immeasurable amount of

French Open: Stefanos Tsitsipas defeats Alexander Zverev in five sets to reach his maiden Grand Slam final

Stefanos Tsitsipas made history by becoming the first player from Greece – male or female – to reach a Grand Slam final as he held off Alexander Zverev in a five-set thriller in the French Open at Roland Garros. The 22-year-old lost a two-set lead to Zverev before holding it

Petra Kvitova withdraws from French Open due to ankle injury suffered during ‘post-match press requirements’

Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from the French Open due to an ankle injury sustained during her “post-match press requirements” after her first-round win on Sunday. The two-time Grand Slam champion said she fell after she opened her campaign at Roland Garros with a three-set victory against Belgian Greet Minnen, during

French Open 2021: Men’s Draw including Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer

The full draw for the men’s singles tournament at the 2021 French Open in Paris. First Round Top Half Novak Djokovic (Ser) (1) v Tennys Sandgren (USA) Lucas Pouille (Fra) v Pablo Cuevas (Uru) Salvatore Caruso (Ita) v James Duckworth (Aus) Ricardas Berankis (Lit) v Ugo Humbert (Fra) (29) Alex

No. 8 Memphis Grizzlies shock No. 1 seed Utah Jazz in Game 1 of their first-round series

The Memphis Grizzlies weren't intimidated being the youngest team in the NBA playoffs. The Utah Jazz, who had the NBA's best record, found out by testing them Sunday. Donovan Mitchell tried to trash talk Kyle Anderson from the sidelines, Anderson mouthed back and the two had to be separated. Dillon

Steph Curry, Joel Embiid, Nikola Jokic finalists for MVP; other award finalists also announced

The NBA announced the finalists for their six major individual awards for the 2020-21 season, including MVP, Rookie of the Year, Sixth Man of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Most Improved Player and Coach of the Year. The regular-season MVP will fall to either Denver Nuggets center Nikola

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has already issued Harry Kane verdict amid transfer talk

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