Former  Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is pictured with the European Ryder Cup team after delivering a motivational speech ahead  at the Gleneagles Hotel on Tuesday night. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images 1:36

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 Chief feferee Andy McFee talks with Europe team captain Paul McGinley ahead of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at  Gleneagles in Auchterarder, Scotland. Photo: Harry How/Getty Images

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 Former Manchester United manager  Alex Ferguson will address the European Ryder Cup team at Gleneagles on Tuesday night.  Photograph: PA Wire

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Donncha O’Callaghan training with   the Barbarians ahead of their game against an England XV at Twickenham on Sunday. Photograph:    Tom Dulat/Getty Images

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10th August 1955: Welsh rugby union outhalf Cliff Morgan is tackled by Koch whilst playing for the British Lions against South Africa at Johannesburg. He was voted player of the series after the tour, retiring three years later when he went on to a career as a radio broadcaster with the BBC. (Photo by Prior/Central Press/Getty Images)

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Cliff Morgan. Photograph: PA Wire.
Cliff Morgan dies
  • Rugby
  • August 29, 2013, 10:31

Welsh rugby international and broadcaster Cliff Morgan has died aged 83, the Welsh Rugby Union has confirmed.The sportsman, who grew up in a mining fa(...)