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British rugby league teenager dies after hurt in game

A youth team player for British rugby league side Huddersfield Giants has died in hospital after being hurt during a match. Ronan Costello had been on a life-support machine since being airlifted to hospital from an under-19s game he was playing against Salford on Saturday. The match was abandoned when the

Thousands greet victorious Fiji, Olympics up next

Fiji's victorious Sevens World Series team arrived home to a rapturous reception Wednesday but captain Osea Kolinisau said there was little time to savour the win as they prepare to chase Olympic gold. Thousands of supporters lined Suva's waterfront to congratulate the Flying Fijians after they defended their world series title

Highlanders beat Crusaders 34-26 in Super Rugby

Winger Waisake Naholo and center Matt Faddes scored two tries each as the Highlanders took a bonus point from a 34-26 win over the Crusaders in Super Rugby on Friday. Faddes was one of the main architects of the victory, repeatedly splitting the Crusaders' midfield defense to score or create opportunities

All Black legend Carter ready to shine once more

Dan Carter, at 34, might be heading to the latter stages of his star-studded career, but he has acknowledged that this season was among his best. Crowned man-of-the-match in October's Rugby World Cup final win over Australia, Carter jetted into Paris to much fanfare and has proceded to play a huge