Six Nations 'may begin a month later in radical calendar overhaul'

Six Nations start date ‘may be moved back a month to take place at the same time as the southern hemisphere’s Rugby Championship in radical overhaul of global calendar’ Elements within the Six Nations are reportedly open to a change of schedule  The southern hemisphere nations would also bring forward their tournament  Playing in this period is supported due to the minimal overlap with club games  Altering the model of

Sam Turner highlights six home candidates for the 2,000 Guineas

Britain’s No 1 tipster Sam Turner highlights six home candidates for the 2,000 Guineas with the Classic race set to rescheduled for later this year due to coronavirus crisis Kameko appears a sizeable threat to favourite Pinatubo at this stage  Mums Tipple posted one of the marquee performances at York last year Kinross put down impressive marker with debut win at Newmarket in October  Learn more about how to help

Anthony Joshua names the six boxers he wants to face before he retires

A showdown with Tyson Fury, the long-awaited meeting with Deontay Wilder and four other huge fights: Meet the six boxers on Anthony Joshua’s hit list as he reveals the men he wants to face before retirement Anthony Joshua was interviewed by Sky Sports while in lockdown on Sunday The boxer revealed what he wants to accomplish before the end of his career  The 30-year-old says there are six fighters that

Six contract coronavirus after London Olympic qualifiers

London: Organisers of a suspended Olympic boxing qualifying tournament in London hit back at accusations of irresponsibility on Thursday as the number of competitors and coaches testing positive for coronavirus grew to six. Competition began in London.Credit:Getty Images The Croatian federation said three team members had contracted the disease, a day after Turkey reported positives for two boxers and a coach. The event at the Copper Box, featuring hundreds of

Six Nations 2020 - England vs Wales: Live score and updates

SIX NATIONS 2020: England vs Wales, LIVE – Latest score and updates as Eddie Jones’ men look to become Triple Crown winners at Twickenham England welcome Wales to Twickenham for their Six Nations clash today Eddie Jones is hoping to avenge last year’s Six Nations defeat to the Welsh ENGLAND: Daly; Watson, Tuilagi, Farrell (c), May; Ford, Youngs; Marler, George, Sinckler, Itoje, Kruis, Lawes, Wilson, Curry. REPLACEMENTS: Cowan-Dickie, Genge, Stuart,

Coronavirus: England's Six Nations games against Italy set to be postponed

England’s Six Nations games against Italy in Rome on 14 and 15 March are expected to be postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak. The men’s and women’s contests were initially set to take place behind closed doors in order to curb the spread of the virus. Italy is the worst-hit European country with more than 3,000 cases. Ireland’s Six Nations games at home to Italy on 7 and 8 March

Six Nations - Italy v England: Federation still planning for Rome finale

The Italian Rugby Federation has not yet received any indication from its government that the men’s Six Nations match with England in Rome should be called off because of the coronavirus. England’s men’s, women’s and under-20 sides are all scheduled to play in Italy on 14 and 15 March. The women’s game is to be played in Padua, one of the lockdown areas, but Rome has yet to be affected.