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England boss Roy Hodgson should build his team around Tottenham striker Harry Kane, according to Danny Murphy.
Vern Cotter feels fortune favoured France as Scotland lose in Paris on the opening weekend of the Six Nations.
The perils of crossing Nepal's ravines by cable
The governor of Mexico's Veracruz state defends security in Xalapa after the UK Hay festival cancelled its annual event in the city.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says the 4-0 derby defeat at Atletico Madrid was the worst performance of his reign.
Five Camille Lopez penalties consign Scotland to defeat in their opening Six Nations match for the ninth consecutive year.
Jose Mourinho does not feel Chelsea's seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League is a significant advantage.
Ireland start slowly but second-half tries from Conor Murray and Tommy O'Donnell help them to a 26-3 Six Nations win in Italy.