Paul Hayward

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England’s Harry Kane celebrates scoring their second goal with team mates in their 6-1 win over Panama at the World Cup. Photo: Ivan Alvarado/Reuters

Never shy of indulging in a bit of sensationalism, the English media greeted the national side’s record World Cup win with a euphoria every bit as int(...)

Ireland’s Dan Leavy, James Ryan, Kieran Marmion, Bundee Aki, Conor Murray, Andrew Porter, Jordi Murphy and Tadhg Furlong celebrate winning the Grand Slam at Twickenham. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

“Not bad for a ’scummy nation’, eh Eddie?” That’s the headline on the front page of today’s Sunday Times sports section after England manager Eddie J(...)

Owen Farrell after England’s defeat to France. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

Joe Schmidt’s Ireland are one game away from becoming just the third side in Irish rugby history to win the Grand Slam. In order to join the history (...)

England came agonisingly close to their first Six Nations title since 2011. Photograph: Reuters

Before this year’s Six Nations championship there was a not so quiet confidence in England that this would be their year - the tournament where they c(...)

George Ford was given a masterclass by Johnny Sexton in England’s 19-9 defeat to Ireland on Sunday. (EPA/Aidan Crawley)

This morning, all around the country, people will be walking into work with beaming smiles on their faces - the afterglow of Ireland’s victory yest(...)

Alex Ferguson poses during the press conference to launch his autobiography at the Institute of Directors on London’s Pall Mall. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

To the Institute of Directors on London’s Pall Mall for the launch of an eagerly awaited football tome that may well outsell The Da Vinci Code and con(...)