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Schumacher’s Son Mick Junior Wins European F3 Title

Michael Schumacher’s son Mick was crowned 2018 Formula Three European champion on Saturday to claim the first key title of his career. With one race left this season, the 19-year-old Schumacher finished second in the day’s second race at Germany’s Hockenheim circuit to leave him with an unassailable lead in the drivers’ championship. “It has not really sunk in yet,” …

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Watch: MotoGP Rider Bizarrely Grabs Rival’s Brake During Race

This is one of the most dangerous manoeuvres you’ll see in any sport.  Moto2 rider Romano Fenati has been banned for two races for grabbing Italian rival Stefano Manzi’s brake during the San Marino motorcycling Grand Prix on Sunday. Both were competing at high-speed around the Misano track when 22-year-old Kalex rider Fenati leaned over and pressed Manzi’s brake lever. …

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Racing Players Give Chris Masoe A Brilliant Send-Off In Final Game

Chris Masoe

Chris Masoe brought the curtain down on a glittered career yesterday. The 38-year-old Kiwi had announced he would be retiring at the end of the season, so heading into yesterday’s Top 14 semi-final, he knew that if Racing failed to overcome Clermont, then his career would be over. Unfortunately for himself and Racing, he didn’t get the dream finish to …

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Johan Goosen Is In Line For Shock Return To Racing [Reports]

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 10: Springboks player Johan Goosen dives over to score a try during the Rugby Championship match between the Australian Wallabies and the South Africa Springboks at Suncorp Stadium on September 10, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

The Johan Goosen saga has taken a number of turns since his shock departure from Racing at the end of last year, and it could be set for one final twist. The former Springbok announced his abrupt departure from the Top 14 side in December, much to the shock and fury of Racing themselves, in a complete career change that …

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Munster Fans Celebrate After Their Side’s Massive Win Over Racing 92

Munster’s 32-7 win over Racing 92 on Saturday afternoon was a fitting performance to send off former head coach Anthony Foley in style. Foley was pronounced dead just hours before the previous scheduled fixture between these two sides back in October, suffering an acute pulmonary oedema at the Munster team hotel in Paris, and on a day which caused so much heartache …

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Mouritz Botha Rubbishes Stuart Barnes’ Commentary With Brilliant Tweet

Harlequins v Gloucester - Guinness Premiership

Stuart Barnes’ commentary has been met with ire from Mouritz Botha. This afternoon’s European Rugby Champions Cup final has been a very physical affair, with both Saracens and Racing keeping it tight in difficult weather conditions. Such was the volume of rain that fell during the first half, players from both teams understandably struggled to hold onto possession. As a result, referee, Nigel Owens, …

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Striking A Balance: England’s New Generation Of Hookers

The wonderful ball-handling skills of the likes of new caps Luke Cowan-Dickie and Jamie George have won over fans and pundits alike in both the Aviva Premiership and now on the international stage, but even younger tyros like Harry Thacker and Jack Walker are beginning to make an impression. Yet so often England have turned their backs on fluidity in …

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Short List For European Player Of The Year Announced

Saracens v Leicester Tigers - Aviva Premiership

European rugby chiefs have unveiled the short list for the player of the year award. With the season coming to a close, organisers of the European Rugby Champions and Challenge Cups, European Professional Club Rugby, have unveiled the nominees for the player of the year award. Like many of these prizes, the player of the year award is voted for …

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Picture: Racing 92 Star Shares Photo Of Gruesome Nose Injury

Alexandre Dumoulin Racing

Racing 92 recorded an historic victory over French rivals Toulon yesterday afternoon. The Paris outfit knocked Toulon out of the European Champions Cup, thus ending Bernard Laporte and Co.’s quest for a fourth consecutive crown. Racing and France centre Alexandre Dumoulin was forced from the field in just the 11th minute of the quarter-final, after slicing his nose open when …

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