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Footage shows axed former Sky Sports presenter Gray making offensive chant at female colleague

Henson left ruing bad break that ends his World Cup ambitions

Gavin Henson has not always endeared himself to the Welsh rugby public – nor, indeed, to his colleagues in the national team. Yet there is not a man Jack of them who would have wished this on him. The celebrity centre looked like a real centre for the half-hour he spent on the field against England at the Millennium Stadium at the weekend, but his hopes and dreams of participating in next month's World Cup evaporated when he fractured a bone in his right wrist.

Change of guard as Johnson strives to find the perfect fit

There was an amusing moment yesterday when Martin Johnson, the England manager, was heard to ask: "Who is to say what our strongest team might be?" In an instant, he had answered his own question. "I guess we are," he replied to himself, referring to the back-room group he has led for almost three and a half years. It was an illuminating episode. Johnson has made 13 changes to his starting line-up for tomorrow's meeting with Wales in Cardiff and ended up with a combination every bit as well equipped as the one that prevailed over the same opposition at Twickenham six days ago.

Gavin Henson handed start against England

Gavin Henson has been handed his chance to push for World Cup selection when Wales face England at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.

Mike Tindall named England captain for Wales clash

Mike Tindall will captain an England side featuring 13 changes in Saturday's Rugby World Cup warm-up international against Wales at the Millennium Stadium.

Ben Foden feeling pressure as World Cup approaches

England's Rugby World Cup campaign kicks off against Argentina one month today and Ben Foden is feeling under the greatest pressure of his life.

Scans reveal Lewis Moody suffering mild ligament strain

England captain Lewis Moody will be given every chance to prove his fitness for the Rugby World Cup after suffering a mild ligament strain in his right knee.

BOA chairman expects top clubs to embrace Olympics

Lord Moynihan, chairman of the British Olympic Association, is convinced the country's top football clubs will embrace London 2012.

Morgan Stoddart undergoes surgery after breaking leg

Morgan Stoddart has undergone surgery on the broken left leg he suffered during Wales' opening World Cup warm-up Test against England at Twickenham on Saturday.

Johnson glad of 'something to work on'

Martin Johnson refused to lavish praise on Manu Tuilagi, despite the Samoan-born centre scoring a crucial try on his international debut for England.

Before World Cup odyssey, a few home truths on pitch

Warm-up games will hold lots of clues for hopes in New Zealand

All in the detail: from lighting the flame to getting those tickets

Perplexed by the hype and scale of preparation? The hard work for athletes and organisers is not over yet

James Corrigan: Olympic fever? Like many real sports fans I'm immune to the hype and bluster

The Way I See It: To us the Olympics is about athletics, and only about athletics, maybe with a bit of swimming and boxing thrown in

Henson: 'I don't want to watch this World Cup on television'

"If this is a marketing exercise," said the Wales coach Warren Gatland, talking about his hotly-debated decision to recall the troublesome centre Gavin Henson to national colours for tomorrow's game with the Barbarians at the 74,500-capacity Millennium Stadium, "I haven't made a very good job of it. There are only 30,000 tickets sold."

Wales hand Henson a World Cup lifeline

The last time Gavin Henson was seen wearing a Wales shirt, he was modelling it rather than playing in it – and a fat lot of good that little stunt did for team harmony in the land of the Red Dragon. Jamie Roberts, the celebrity centre's fellow midfielder, wondered aloud if this amounted to "an insult to current Wales internationals", and as Henson was more interested in the ballroom than the dressing room at that precise juncture, he had every right to ask the question.

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