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Jack O'Toole
22-year-old journalism student who writes about sports from time to time. Follow Jack on Twitter at @jackjotoole

Alex Corbisiero Explains Why He May Never Play In The Premiership Or England Again

PARIS, FRANCE - AUGUST 22: Alex Corbisiero of England looks on from the stands during the International match between France and England at Stade de France on August 22, 2015 in Paris, France.  (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Former England and Northampton Saints prop Alex Corbisiero has said that he “probably won’t play in the Premiership or in English Rugby again” if he can receive further media opportunities after signing with American broadcaster NBC as part of their Premiership Rugby coverage for this season. Corbisiero, 28, announced last December that he was taking a 12-month unpaid sabbatical from professional rugby …

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Saracens’ McCall Provides Positive Update On Farrell’s Recovery

ST. ALBANS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Owen Farrell (L) talks to team mate Schalk Burger during the Saracens training session held on August 30, 2016 in St. Albans, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England and Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell could make his season debut this weekend against Harlequins as the Sarries pivot continues to rehabilitate from a back injury suffered during the summer. Second place Saracens will head to the Stoop on Saturday to take on struggling Quins and director of rugby Mark McCall is hopeful that the 24-year-old playmaker may be ready to make …

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Video: Munster Open New State-Of-The-Art Training Facility In Limerick

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Munster have officially opened their brand new High Performance Centre at the University of Limerick as the province prepares to relocate to a new singular training base in Castletroy. The new training centre will see the Munster senior team, as well as the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy, train in Limerick with the province now basing all of their players, coaches and staff at the one facility at UL. Munster had previously trained …

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Watch: Sage Northcutt Simultaneously Insults Mickey Gall And CM Punk

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: Mickey Gall celebrates his victory over CM Punk during the UFC 203 event at Quicken Loans Arena on September 10, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

UFC Welterweight Sage Northcutt has said that Mickey Gall’s wins over CM Punk and Mike Jackson were a bit like ‘fighting someone’s dad’ after Gall called out Northcutt following the former’s first round finish over CM Punk at UFC 203. Northcutt questioned the experience and credibility of Gall’s two UFC opponents and said that if he and Gall fight in the …

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Lions Release Stirring Footage Of Alun Wyn Jones Speech Before Third Test In Oz

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 06:  Alun Wyn Jones of the Lions celebrates after their victory during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and British & Irish Lions at ANZ Stadium on July 6, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

To commemorate Alun Wyn Jones 31st birthday on Tuesday, the British and Irish Lions have released footage of the Welsh vice captain’s stirring speech before the Lions third and final test against Australia in 2013. With series captain Sam Warburton ruled out with a hamstring tear and former captain Paul O’Connell sidelined with a broken arm, the Welsh lock forward was handed …

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Super Rugby Adds Thursday Night Games In Bid To Increase Attendances

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 06: Beauden Barrett of the Hurricanes celebrates after the Hurricanes won the 2016 Super Rugby Final match between the Hurricanes and the Lions at Westpac Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand.  (Photo by Simon Watts/Getty Images)

SANZAAR have added Thursday night games to the 2017 Super Rugby season in a bid to try increase attendances after another poor showing at the gates in the 2016 season. Despite the addition of three new teams last season, attendances were still down across the board last term with South Africa only having one team, the Stormers, who filled out over 50% …

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Confirmed: Neil Seery To Face American Opponent As He’s Added To UFC Belfast Card

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - MAY 08:  Neil Seery of Ireland gets ready to compete against Kyoji Horiguchi of Japan in their Flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night 87 at Ahoy on May 8, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

UFC flyweight Neil Seery will fight Ian McCall at UFC Belfast after the UFC confirmed the fight on their UFC Europe Twitter account on Tuesday morning. Seery’s scheduled fight with McCall is the third confirmed fight for the UFC’s return to Belfast with SBG’s Gunnar Nelson set to headline the event against Dong Hyun Kim in the main event, while Women’s Strawweight fighters Amanda Cooper and Anna Elmose have …

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Cillian O’Connor: Cometh The Hour, Cometh The Man

Dublin vs Mayo Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor celebrates scoring the equalising point late in injury time Mandatory Credit ©

Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time and apart from his airnesses’ supreme athleticism and unrivaled competitiveness, what made Jordan the greatest was that when it mattered most, Jordan showed up. Time and time again, year after year, when the game was on the line #23 always delivered. The Chicago Bulls’ guard had an uncanny ability to step up and …

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Watch: Canelo’s Devastating One-Punch Knockout Of Liam Smith

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 17: Canelo Alvarez, right, is lead to his corner after knocking down Liam Smith, left, during the WBO Junior Middleweight World fight at AT&T Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez extended his professional boxing record to 48-1-1 with a devastating ninth round knockout of undefeated English middleweight Liam Smith on Saturday night in Dallas. Canelo entered the fight as the heavy favourite and showed why dropping Smith three times as well as flooring the Liverpudlian in the seventh, before winning the fight in the ninth with a vicious shot …

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