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Tuilagi ruled out for season LONDON: England centre Manu Tuilagi's nagging groin injury looks like seeing him sit out the rest of the season, said Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill.The 23-year-old Samoan-born powerhouse back -- who won the last of his 25 caps in the 3-0 test series loss to New Zealand last June -- should have recovered sufficiently from the injury he suffered in October according to Cockerill to challenge for a place in the World Cup squad which England are hosting and gets underway in September."He's improving all the time but it's a long process," said Cockerill."The likelihood now is he may not play this season."The likelihood is he will be fit for June and he'll join England for their World Cup camp."Hopefully he'll be involved in the World Cup warm-ups and have a huge say in how England do."England coped well in the Six Nations without Tuilagi -- who has ...

Schoolboy trains with Bayern's senior squad BERLIN: Antonio Trograncic has lived a schoolboy's dream after the 15-year-old was invited to train with Bayern Munich's senior squad by the Bavarian giants' coach Pep Guardiola.With the bulk of his squad away on international duty, Guardiola took the unusual step of promoting Trograncic from Bayern's Under-15 squad to train with the seniors on Friday.The teenager ran out alongside the likes of ex-Germany captain Philipp Lahm plus Brazil defenders Rafinha and Dante in front of ...

Fiji beat New Zealand to win Hong Kong Sevens   HONG KONG: Fiji won the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens on Sunday, tearing through defending champions New Zealand 33-19 in a powerful display.With the backing of a roaring Hong Kong Stadium crowd, Fiji made up for last year's heartbreaking semi-final loss to England, and went one step closer to qualifying for the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.New Zealand struggled to get into the match as Fiji pounded through their defence. The All Blacks ...

Porte holds off Valverde charge to win Tour of Catalonia    BARCELONA: Australia's Richie Porte sealed victory at the Tour of Catalonia on Sunday despite Spaniard Alejandro Valverde winning his third stage of the seven-day race.Valverde picked up a total of 12 bonus seconds on the day thanks to the stage win and an earlier intermediate sprint, but Porte didn't lose any more time on the hilly 126.6 kilometre circuit around Barcelona to win by four seconds.Victory continued Porte's fantastic early season form having also won ...

Rangers have momentum, McCall says GLASGOW: Rangers new manager Stuart McCall is confident the troubled Glasgow giants have finally turned the corner and are in line for a return to the top flight.A former player at the club, McCall oversaw his first win as manager last week with a crucial 2-0 win over Hibernian in Edinburgh.On Saturday his side recorded their first home win at Ibrox in almost three months with a 4-1 pasting of Cowdenbeath.Runaway league leaders Hearts are ...

Toulouse hit by Fickou injury blow TOULOUSE: France centre Gael Fickou will miss the rest of the season after damaging the interior cruicate ligament in his left knee Toulouse general manager Guy Noves told AFP on Sunday.It is an injury that could also endanger his hopes of playing for France in the World CupNoves said the 21-year-old -- who put in a sparkling performance for France in the 55-35 defeat by England in their Six Nations clash last weekend -- will ...

Spain's former glories not far away: Del Bosque MADRID: Spain coach Vicente del Bosque insists his side are not as far away from the form that saw them win three consecutive major tournaments between 2008 and 2012 as their critics suggest.The European champions' 1-0 win over Ukraine on Friday was met with a lukewarm reaction by Spanish fans and media for the lack of control and attacking intent showed by Del Bosque's men.Indeed, the former Real Madrid boss himself admitted after the game ...


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