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    Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

    Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage


    This week's sport on the BBC includes the Premier League, Australian Open and Masters snooker, plus much...

    This week's sport on the BBC includes the Premier League, Australian Open and Masters snooker, plus much more.
    Premier 15s: Saracens Women maintain seven-point lead at the top

    Premier 15s: Saracens Women maintain seven-point lead at the top


    Saracens Women maintain their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier 15s table with a bonus-point victory at...

    Saracens Women maintain their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier 15s table with a bonus-point victory at Gloucester-Hartpury.
    Ireland's Sexton 'has bat phone to the ref' - England coach Jones

    Ireland's Sexton 'has bat phone to the ref' - England coach Jones


    England coach Eddie Jones has repeated his claim that Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton is given preferential treatment by...

    England coach Eddie Jones has repeated his claim that Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton is given preferential treatment by referees.
    Late Castres try sinks Gloucester

    Late Castres try sinks Gloucester


    Gloucester come within moments of a Champions Cup victory away to French champions Castres, only to be denied by Maama Vaipulu's last-minute...

    Gloucester come within moments of a Champions Cup victory away to French champions Castres, only to be denied by Maama Vaipulu's last-minute try.
    Munster knock out Exeter and go through

    Munster knock out Exeter and go through


    Munster won their 12th successive home match in Europe to knock out Exeter and claim a Champions Cup quarter-final...

    Munster won their 12th successive home match in Europe to knock out Exeter and claim a Champions Cup quarter-final spot.
    Wayne Pivac: Scarlets can beat Europe's best after losing at Racing 92

    Wayne Pivac: Scarlets can beat Europe's best after losing at Racing 92


    Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac insists his team can compete with Europe’s best despite crashing out of Europe with just one win from their six pool...

    Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac insists his team can compete with Europe’s best despite crashing out of Europe with just one win from their six pool matches.
    European Challenge Cup: Sale Sharks 39-10 Perpignan

    European Challenge Cup: Sale Sharks 39-10 Perpignan


    Sale come from behind to beat Perpignan and book a home quarter-final in the European Challenge...

    Sale come from behind to beat Perpignan and book a home quarter-final in the European Challenge Cup.
    European Champions Cup: Racing 92 46-33 Scarlets

    European Champions Cup: Racing 92 46-33 Scarlets


    Racing 92 secure a home European Champions Cup quarter final with a 46-33 win over Scarlets; securing top spot in Pool...

    Racing 92 secure a home European Champions Cup quarter final with a 46-33 win over Scarlets; securing top spot in Pool 4.
    Ulster defeat Leicester to book quarter-final place

    Ulster defeat Leicester to book quarter-final place


    Ulster produce a stirring second half comeback to defeat Leicester and book their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions...

    Ulster produce a stirring second half comeback to defeat Leicester and book their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup.
    Six Nations: England's Owen Farrell to undergo minor procedure on thumb

    Six Nations: England's Owen Farrell to undergo minor procedure on thumb


    England's preparations for their Six Nations opener against champions Ireland in Dublin have been hit by an injury to captain Owen...

    England's preparations for their Six Nations opener against champions Ireland in Dublin have been hit by an injury to captain Owen Farrell.
    Saracens beat Glasgow to secure home quarter-final tie

    Saracens beat Glasgow to secure home quarter-final tie


    Saracens secure a home Champions Cup quarter-final as they eventually subdue a spirited Glasgow at...

    Saracens secure a home Champions Cup quarter-final as they eventually subdue a spirited Glasgow at home.
    European Champions Cup: Cardiff Blues 33-14 Lyon

    European Champions Cup: Cardiff Blues 33-14 Lyon


    Cardiff Blues score five tries to end their Champions Cup campaign with a second victory over Lyon at Cardiff Arms...

    Cardiff Blues score five tries to end their Champions Cup campaign with a second victory over Lyon at Cardiff Arms Park.
    European Challenge Cup: Pau 26-21 Ospreys

    European Challenge Cup: Pau 26-21 Ospreys


    Ospreys suffer a 26-21 defeat in Pau in their final European Challenge Cup match despite a brave...

    Ospreys suffer a 26-21 defeat in Pau in their final European Challenge Cup match despite a brave effort.
    European Champions Cup: Toulouse v Bath

    European Champions Cup: Toulouse v Bath


    Team news as Toulouse host Bath in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at Stade Ernest-Wallon (15:15...

    Team news as Toulouse host Bath in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at Stade Ernest-Wallon (15:15 GMT).
    European Champions Cup: Wasps v Leinster

    European Champions Cup: Wasps v Leinster


    Team news as Wasps host Leinster in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at the Ricoh Arena (15:15...

    Team news as Wasps host Leinster in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at the Ricoh Arena (15:15 GMT).
    Billy Vunipola: I'm tired of being injured and training by myself

    Billy Vunipola: I'm tired of being injured and training by myself


    England forward Billy Vunipola says he is "tired of being injured" and "doing things by myself" after recovering from a series of...

    England forward Billy Vunipola says he is "tired of being injured" and "doing things by myself" after recovering from a series of injuries.
    'Why it's important to celebrate diverse role models'

    'Why it's important to celebrate diverse role models'


    After Stormzy highlighted the inspiration he takes from athletes like Dina Asher-Smith and Wilfred Zaha, BBC Sport's Sam Harris picks his three inspirational...

    After Stormzy highlighted the inspiration he takes from athletes like Dina Asher-Smith and Wilfred Zaha, BBC Sport's Sam Harris picks his three inspirational sportspeople.
    'I wanted to call my son Wilson... just one name, like Ronaldinho'

    'I wanted to call my son Wilson... just one name, like Ronaldinho'


    Glasgow co-captain Ryan Wilson opens up on family, why there's 'no panic' at Warriors and his 'disgust' at John Barclay's TV...

    Glasgow co-captain Ryan Wilson opens up on family, why there's 'no panic' at Warriors and his 'disgust' at John Barclay's TV career.
    Team of the year: Who did BBC Sport users select?

    Team of the year: Who did BBC Sport users select?


    The votes have been counted - find out which players were selected in BBC Sport users' team of...

    The votes have been counted - find out which players were selected in BBC Sport users' team of 2018.