Six Nations 2024 Championship in focus: Will Gregor Townsend’s Scotland finally forge title challenge? | Rugby Union News

In 2023, Scotland won their opening two Six Nations fixtures for the first time, but ultimately dropped out of title contention in familiar fashion. Will 2024 be the year they maintain a title run until the final week? For several years now, Scotland have flattered to deceive, with inconsistency winning out as the firm order…

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Six Nations 2024 Championship in focus: Can Warren Gatland’s inexperienced, injury-ravaged Wales contend? | Rugby Union News

Wales have seen a host of experienced players retire, several key men pick up injuries, and largely poor form for over two years now. What can we expect from Warren Gatland’s side in 2024? Three of Wales’ last four Six Nations campaigns have seen them finish fifth. In 2023, Wales were heavily beaten at home…

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After taking care of Final Four bid, UP sets focus on twice-to-beat edge

UP Fighting Maroons’ Aldous Torculas in the UAAP Season 86 men’s basketball game against FEU Tamaraws. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net University of the Philippines took its target a step farther after sealing a spot in the Final Four. The Maroons are now chasing a twice-to-beat incentive in the UAAP Season 86 men’s basketball tournament. And there’s only…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Lingfield in focus on Wednesday as Change Sings seeks a hat-trick for Eve Johnson Houghton | Racing News

There are eight competitive races to enjoy at Lingfield this Wednesday, all live on Sky Sports Racingfrom 12.30pm. 2.38 Lingfield – Hat-trick seeker Change Sings the headline act A classy 10-strong field has assembled for the BetUK. It’s Where The UK Bets Handicap (2.38) with hat-trick-seeking Change Sings the main attraction. Eve Johnson Houghton’s three-year-old…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Jumping at Fontwell in focus this Wednesday with strong squad for Gary Moore | Racing News

The focus of the Sky Sports Racing cameras is on Fontwell this Wednesday where Gary Moore takes a typically strong squad. 3.45 Fontwell – Kansas Du Berlais faces seven on return Gary Moore sent out the talented Haddes Des Obeaux to win this prize in 2021 and rely on the returning Kansas Du Berlais for…

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Grand National: Aintree reduced to 34 runners in 2024 and changes made to first fence amid horse welfare focus | Racing News

Racing’s most famous contest, the Randox Grand National at Aintree, will be reduced from 40 runners to 34 from next year as part of a focus on horse welfare. Three of this year’s Grand National field died after sustaining injuries in the race, leading to criticism from animal rights activists Animal Aid. The race was…

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NBA: Suns focus on building around Booker, Durant, Beal after busy summer

Bradley Beal #3 of the Phoenix Suns poses for a portrait during NBA media day on October 02, 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona. Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP PHOENIX — Mat Ishbia has lots of good traits for an NBA owner, including deep pockets and a huge desire to win. Patience doesn’t appear to be his strong suit.…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Sunday jumping in focus at Plumpton with Harry Cobden on the hunt for more winners | Racing News

Top jockey Harry Cobden is on the hunt for more winners down at Plumpton this Sunday on an intriguing jumps card, all live on Sky Sports Racing. 3.45 Plumpton – Call Me Rocky takes on six Seven gather for the feature Friends & Family Remembering Norman Sharpe Handicap Hurdle (3.45) over two miles. Call Me…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Wolverhampton the focus under the Saturday night lights with Mai Dubai starring | Racing News

We go under the lights from Wolverhampton on Saturday night, all live on Sky Sports Racing, with Richard Hughes sending an exciting son of Frankel. 7.30 Wolverhampton – Mai Dubai meets Marefuori in open nursery Recent Southwell scorer Mai Dubai tops a field of seven for an open-looking Weatherbys Stallion Book Nursery (7.30). The Richard…

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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Worcester in focus on Tuesday as jumps season proper draws near | Racing News

With the jumps season proper beginning to appear on the horizon, the focus of the Sky Sports Racing cameras is on Worcester on Tuesday, all live from 1.50pm. 4.05 Worcester – Recent winners clash in competitive handicap A pair of recent winners clash in a competitive renewal of the Anja Potze Fine Jewellery Worcester Handicap…

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