‘The emphasis is on having a World Cup that has more uncertainty’

THE 2019 WORLD Cup kicks off in one year, but already World Rugby is looking well beyond Japan. The governing body’s CEO, Brett Gosper, says it’s a case of “when rather than if” the World Cup will expand from 20 to 24 teams in the future. The expansion could even come as soon as the…

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Ember Moon requires immediate surgery

Ember Moon will be off television for several months as the former NXT champion is suffering from an elbow injury which requires her to undergo surgery. “Sadly I messed up my elbow pretty bad and now I need to have immediate surgery,” Moon told WWE.COM in an exclusive video. She also noted on Twitter that…

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Tessa on Impact: “I’ll be there until 2020”

“Over this past year, I’ve had to make some really hard business decisions, say ‘no’ to some certain things, and I decided to go to Impact, sign there for two years, so I’ll be there until 2020. And I think it has been the best thing for me. I’ve really grown to find myself. I’ve…

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Four talents granted their releases from Lucha Underground

El Hijo del Fantasma, Kobra Moon, Joey Ryan And Ivelisse have been granted releases from their Lucha Underground Contracts. Lucha Central is reporting that the legal battle Between Lucha Underground and its Stars has come to an end as there was an agreement that Fantasma, Ivelisse, Kobra Moon and Joey Ryan be granted their immediate…

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Williams starts as Goggin gets the nod for Munster’s Champions Cup opener

DAN GOGGIN’S EXCELLENT early-season form has been rewarded with a start in the Munster midfield for Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup opener against Exeter Chiefs, but scrum-half Alby Mathewson has been ruled out through injury. Goggin will make his first European debut at Sandy Park tomorrow afternoon [KO 3.15pm, BT Sport], as Johann van Graan’s side…

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‘We were the wingers on our U18 team… Jordan was 16 and tearing it up’

Murray Kinsella reports from Chicago JACOB STOCKDALE HAS had some big changes off the pitch recently, buying a house near Ravenhill and getting himself a dog. The Hungarian Vizsla pup has been keeping him busy as he gets settled into a new season, but Stockdale is planning on everything being business as usual on the pitch. Jacob…

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