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Six Nations 2018: Finn Russell a maverick fly-half, says Ugo Monye

Former England wing and BBC Rugby Union Weekly presenter Ugo Monye believes Scotland’s Finn Russell, who takes on England in the Calcutta Cup at Murrayfield on Saturday, is a “maverick fly-half”. Monye said: “This is a huge game for Finn, maybe the biggest game in

Tampa Bay Buccaneers release kicker Nick Folk

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released kicker Nick Folk, the team announced Thursday. Folk, 33, had surgery on his left knee last season after being placed on injured reserve with a minor injury designation on Oct. 9. He was cleared to resume

Bellator prospect Gallagher focused on title shot, not other prospects

Bellator MMA’s 2018 schedule will revolve heavily around its Heavyweight World Grand Prix, but the promotion’s featherweight division may actually be its most intriguing. Bellator has a wealth of young talent at 145 pounds, including SBG Ireland’s James Gallagher (7-0), Los Angeles’ A.J. McKee (10-0),

Ireland ‘short on experience’ – head coach Joe Schmidt

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt is confident his inexperienced side will be able to match Wales in Saturday’s Six Nations encounter in Dublin. Scrum-half Conor Murray says he and Jonathan Sexton are expecting to be targeted by the Wales defence but the half-back pair will