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Wales coach Ryan Giggs says he had 'no hesitation' taking the knee in support of Black Lives Matter movement
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Wales coach Ryan Giggs says he had 'no hesitation' taking the knee in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Giggs' father Danny Wilson was black and he says they were made to feel "different" when his dad moved to England from Cardiff to play rugby league for Swinton.

Euro 2020: Portugal, France and Germany drawn together in group of death, England get Croatia
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Euro 2020: Portugal, France and Germany drawn together in group of death, England get Croatia

England were drawn against Croatia for Euro 2020 in a repeat of last year’s World Cup semi-final while other favourites were given a much easier ride in the 24-team tournament which will be played in 12 different countries across the region.

UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Aaron Ramsey's brace against Hungary secures qualification for Wales; Germany, Netherlands clinch big wins
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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Aaron Ramsey's brace against Hungary secures qualification for Wales; Germany, Netherlands clinch big wins

Aaron Ramsey scored twice — the first goal set up by a cross from Bale — as Wales beat Hungary 2-0 in a winner-takes-all match in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Netherlands, Germany and Croatia qualify for next year's finals; Wales keep hopes alive with win
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Netherlands, Germany and Croatia qualify for next year's finals; Wales keep hopes alive with win

The Netherlands, Germany and World Cup finalists Croatia expanded a list of big hitters to qualify for Euro 2020 on Saturday as the trio booked their places at next summer's finals.

UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Gareth Bale included in Wales squad for crucial clashes against Hungary, Azerbaijan
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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Gareth Bale included in Wales squad for crucial clashes against Hungary, Azerbaijan

Gareth Bale, who is struggling with a calf problem, has been included by Ryan Giggs in the Wales squad for their must-win final two Euro 2020 qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Hungary

Rugby World Cup 2019: Ben Smith stars as All Blacks beat Wales 40-17 to clinch third spot
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Ben Smith stars as All Blacks beat Wales 40-17 to clinch third spot

In what was the final Test for both Hansen and Wales counterpart Warren Gatland, after seven and 12 years at their respective helms, both sides produced an entertaining encounter that saw New Zealand outscore the Welsh by six tries to two.

Rugby World Cup 2019: 'We owe them one', Wales seek revenge against South Africa in semi-final
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Rugby World Cup 2019: 'We owe them one', Wales seek revenge against South Africa in semi-final

Six Nations champions Wales will be out for revenge in their Rugby World Cup semi-final against Rugby Championship title-holders South Africa in Yokohama on Sunday.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales suffer major setback ahead of South Africa semi-final with fullback Liam Williams ruled out
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales suffer major setback ahead of South Africa semi-final with fullback Liam Williams ruled out

Wales have suffered a World Cup hammer blow before Sunday's semi-final against South Africa with star fullback Liam Williams ruled out for the rest of the tournament through injury.

Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
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Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024

FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament

Rugby World Cup 2019: South Africa scrum-half Faf de Klerk expects 'massive battle in the air' against Wales in semi-final
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Rugby World Cup 2019: South Africa scrum-half Faf de Klerk expects 'massive battle in the air' against Wales in semi-final

Party-poopers South Africa will need to be at their very best to overturn recent history against Wales in this weekend's World Cup semi-final, scrum-half Faf de Klerk warned on Wednesday.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales confident of injury-prone centres regaining full fitness ahead of South Africa semi-final clash
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales confident of injury-prone centres regaining full fitness ahead of South Africa semi-final clash

Wales are confident their crucial but injury-prone centre pairing of Jonathan Davies and Hadleigh Parkes will be fit for Sunday's World Cup semi-final against South Africa.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Ross Moriartey leaves it late to guide Wales to semi-final with thrilling win over 14-man France
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Ross Moriartey leaves it late to guide Wales to semi-final with thrilling win over 14-man France

Wales, paced by 10 points from fly-half Dan Biggar's perfect boot, face either South Africa or hosts Japan in the semi-finals next weekend after surviving a scare against the swashbuckling French.

LaLiga: Real Madrid's Luka Modric, Gareth Bale doubtful for upcoming El Clasico after players skip training
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LaLiga: Real Madrid's Luka Modric, Gareth Bale doubtful for upcoming El Clasico after players skip training

Real Madrid face an anxious wait to see if Luka Modric and Gareth Bale will be fit for next week's Clasico against Barcelona after both players missed training on Tuesday.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales edge past Uruguay to set up quarter-final against rivals France
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales edge past Uruguay to set up quarter-final against rivals France

When the final whistle blew, Wales had enjoyed 66 per cent of possession and 73 per cent of the territory, yet it took three tries in the last 15 minutes to give them a respectable scoreline

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales forward Gareth Bale insists he is playing with 'anger' despite uncertain future at Real Madrid
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales forward Gareth Bale insists he is playing with 'anger' despite uncertain future at Real Madrid

Gareth Bale was involved in a tense stand-off with coach Zinedine Zidane in the off-season, with the Frenchman stating he was keen for Bale to leave, although a reported move to Chinese club Jiangsu Suning in July was scrapped.

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey ruled out of Slovakia clash due to muscle injury
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey ruled out of Slovakia clash due to muscle injury

Ramsey has struggled with injuries since last season and has not played for Wales since a friendly win over Albania in November last year. He has appeared five times for the Italian champions this season, scoring once in the league.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales gain bonus point in win over Fiji, send Australia through to quarters
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales gain bonus point in win over Fiji, send Australia through to quarters

As the game wore on, the superior quality of the Welsh attack told, and forward passes cost Fiji two more tries

UK Supreme Court to rule on 'legality' of Boris Johnson's parliament suspension today in run-up to scheduled 31 October Brexit deadline
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UK Supreme Court to rule on 'legality' of Boris Johnson's parliament suspension today in run-up to scheduled 31 October Brexit deadline

The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday on whether British Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully in shutting down parliament in the run-up to the country's scheduled EU exit next month

EU lawmakers, UK Supreme Court slam Boris Johnson for failing to negotiate Brexit, call PM 'father of lies'
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EU lawmakers, UK Supreme Court slam Boris Johnson for failing to negotiate Brexit, call PM 'father of lies'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been accused by European Union officials of failing to negotiate seriously and branded the 'father of lies' by a lawyer in the UK Supreme Court

Weeks before Brexit, UK Supreme Court begins hearing on Boris Johnson's suspension of British Parliament
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Weeks before Brexit, UK Supreme Court begins hearing on Boris Johnson's suspension of British Parliament

British prime minister Boris Johnson sent lawmakers home on 9 September until 14 October, which is barely two weeks before the scheduled 31 October Brexit day