- Ireland, Wales draw 16-16 in Dublin in Six Nations opener Updated: Feb-07-16 2:32 pm
DUBLIN - The boot of Jonathan Sexton came to the rescue as Ireland drew 16-16 with Wales in a Six Nations contest Sunday that featured dogged defense, pinpoint kicking and dollops of disappointment for both sides.
- Heavy security around Stade de France 3 months after attacks Updated: Feb-06-16 10:53 am
PARIS - Despite a marked increase in security checks, a calm and relaxed atmosphere prevailed outside Stade de France as fans arrived for the Six Nations rugby match between France and Italy on Saturday.
- Change in the air for Europe's chastened teams in 6 Nations Updated: Jan-28-16 3:20 pm
MANCHESTER, England - Northern-hemisphere rugby sank to a new low during the recent Rugby World Cup when Europe failed to get a single representative in the semifinals for the first time.
- New Tokyo Olympic stadium to be completed in 2019 Updated: Jan-22-16 10:08 am
TOKYO - The International Olympic Committee says the new stadium for 2020 Tokyo Games will be completed two months earlier than planned to allow organizers time to stage more test events before the games.
- Goodbye 'God Save the Queen?' UK debates new England anthem Updated: Jan-13-16 12:02 pm
LONDON - Will England bid goodbye to "God Save the Queen?"