A fireman fights a bushfire to protect a property in Balmoral, 150kms southwest of Sydney.  A state of emergency was declared in Australia’s most populated region as a record heat wave fanned unprecedented bushfires. Photograph: Getty

Under attack from multiple fires running at them from different directions, the firefighters in Balmoral ran out of water. The New South Wales southe(...)

Dominic Ryan of Leicester Tigers tackles  George North of Northampton  Saints during the fateful Aviva Premiership match  at Franklin’s Gardens on September 9th, 2017.  Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

A year ago playing for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership, Dominic Ryan thundered into Wales and Lions winger George North, unaware that the ta(...)

A general view of a lineout on the snow covered pitch during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Leicester Tigers and Racing 92 at Welford Road. Photo: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Leicester Tigers 20 Racing 92 23 Leicester regained some pride after a poor European Champions Cup campaign by pushing Racing 92 all the way before g(...)

Munster are given a penalty try after a late tackle by Leicester Tigers’ George Worth on  Jaco Taute at Thomond Park, Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

Munster 38 Leicester 0 The reconstruction of Munster in the image of bygone eras is impossible. Even if the similarities are everywhere; CJ Stande(...)