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Monday Maul: A Six Nations diary

With reporters in Paris, Edinburgh and Dublin for the Six Nations openers, we look back on a weekend that was about much more than simply tackles and tries, not least in the French capital.

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3hESPN Staff

VOTE: Six Nations Player of the Week

ESPN's match day reporters have shortlisted their six players of the weekend, and it's up to you to pick your favourite.

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New Zealand defend 246 on McCullum's ODI farewell

Brendon McCullum's teammates honoured him with a rousing defence of 246 at Seddon Park, ensuring their captain retired from ODI matches with the Chappell-Hadlee trophy in his keeping.

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Lord's to host 2017 Women's World Cup final

Lord's will host the final of the Women's World Cup in 2017, with fixtures also allocated to Derbyshire, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire and Somerset during the tournament that takes place between June 26 and July 23.

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Henderson: Collapse not a result of walkout

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson refused to use the mass fan walk-out as an excuse for their late capitulation at home to Sunderland.

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43mESPN Staff

Brook respects Khan for taking Alvarez fight

Kell Brook is still holding out hope for an all-British super-bout with Amir Khan -- but said he respects his fellow countryman for stepping up two weight divisions to fight Saul Alvarez.

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Saracens battle back at Exeter to stay top

Aviva Premiership pacesetters Saracens stretched their lead at the top of the table after coming back from 11-0 down to beat second-placed Exeter Chiefs 14-11 at Sandy Park.

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14hESPN Staff

Hales hopes to restate Test case

Alex Hales hopes to get another chance to succeed as Alastair Cook's Test opening partner despite an underwhelming maiden series in South Africa.

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17hUmar Farooq

Pakistan's Yasir banned for doping offence

Pakistan legspinner Yasir Shah has been handed a three-month suspension after he pleaded guilty to breaching the ICC's Anti-Doping Code that relates to the presence of a banned substance in a player's sample.

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Willett eyes Ryder Cup, Olympics after Dubai win

Danny Willett set his sights on a place in the Olympics and Ryder Cup after holding his nerve to win the Dubai Desert Classic and take a massive step towards a place in the world's top 10.

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England thrashed in U19 World Cup quarterfinals

A fine performance by Sri Lanka's spinners was capped by a stroke-filled 95 from opener Avishka Fernando as they brushed England aside by six wickets to move into the semifinal of the Under-19 World Cup.

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Broady joins WTA top 100 club

Naomi Broady will break into the world's top 100 for the first time on Monday after winning the biggest title of her career in Michigan.

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22hBrett Okamoto

Gall wins in 45 seconds, earns CM Punk fight

Welterweight Mickey Gall punched his ticket to a matchup against former WWE pro wrestler CM Punk by submitting Michael Jackson via rear-naked choke Saturday.

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