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Warren Gatland backs himself and Wales to clinch Six Nations

• Gatland: ‘I pride myself on my record’• Dispute with Ireland over Principality Stadium roofA feature of Warren Gatland’s coaching...

Frank de Boer struggles early in MLS as Pity and Atlanta United fail to fire

The Five Stripes won the title in just their second season. But after the departure of two key figures they have struggled...

Odell Beckham Jr trade shows NFL teams value draft picks over talent

The Giants’ dumbfounding decision to trade an all-time great at the peak of his powers is the latest example of an NFL...

Eddie Jones puts pressure on ‘tired’ Wales in push for Six Nations title

• England coach: ‘I see a Wales team that looks tired’• Jones says dropped Cokanasiga can play 100 TestsWarren Gatland has...

Victory in US for Tommy Fleetwood ‘only a matter of time’, says Rory McIlroy

• Englishman shot first-round 65 in Players Championship• ‘He is one of the best players in the world’It was hardly...

Ronaldo’s defining display shows ‘fino alla fine’ spirit is alive at Juventus

The striker’s best performance for Juve in the Champions League embodied the club’s ‘until the end’ mottoThe Juventus motto...

Bryony Frost makes history with Frodon in Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham

• Ryanair Chase winner Frodon and rider get huge reception • Front-runner looked beaten before rallying to win after lastBryony Frost...

Jump Girls shows female jockeys blazing an often perilous trail

New documentary highlights women who have made their name in the often cut-throat, brutal and downright dangerous sport of horse racing

Gambling Commission ‘content’ with way BetBright voided ante-post bets

• Punter plans to sue over potential payout of £30k• Backer had outstanding football bets with firmA punter whose...

Four English clubs in the Champions League last eight. What took so long?

Celebrate by all means but ask also why Premier League sides have underperformed for a decade and remember it means little without...

Fleabag series two review – she’s back … and she’s taking aim at God

Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s audacious comedy returns with a family dinner from hell, a brawl and a hot, smoking priest. We should have known...

The man who put romance back into roses for Valentine’s Day

Try David Austin’s colourful, fragrant and repeat-flowering roses for something personal, surprising and original on the 14thValentine’s...

Britain’s battle to get to grips with literacy is laid bare in H is...

New documentary reveals difficulties facing white, working-class boysLife repeats itself, Grant says dejectedly. “It’s just repeat, repeat,...

Will MMA ever be an Olympic sport?

Global popularity and an ancient pedigree make MMA a sensible fit for today’s Olympics. The reasons why it’s not even being considered...