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Tom Hamilton

Lancaster: England failure will live with me forever

An emotional Stuart Lancaster has revealed England's failure in the Rugby World Cup will sit with him forever and he will never come to terms with it.

Martyn Thomas

Reach semis and I'll return, Maradona promises Pumas

Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona celebrated with a starstruck Pumas squad after their victory over Tonga, and vowed to watch them again if they reach the World Cup semi-finals.

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ESPN Staff

Argentina power towards quarterfinals

Cheered on by Diego Maradona, the Pumas took a giant leap towards the knockout phase of the Rugby World Cup with a come-from-behind victory over Tonga in Leicester.

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ESPN Staff

Five-try France stifle Canadian threat

Despite a valiant performance from the underdogs, France continued their progression towards the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup with another bonus-point victory.

ESPN Staff

'Robshaw is not an international flanker'

Former Australia coach Eddie Jones suggests that Toulon's Steffon Armitage could have helped redress the balance in England's back row ahead of the crucial World Cup clash.

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PA Sport

Ireland legend D'Arcy slates 'naive' Burgess

Sam Burgess' "naivety embarrassed those around him" according to former Ireland centre Gordon D'Arcy, another savage criticism of the England squad ahead of their must-win game with Australia.

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