The draw for the first round of the men’s and women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series was made in London.
Liverpool have been rocked by the news that Sadio Mane will miss the next six weeks of the season with a hamstring injury.
Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco are well placed to complete in November the five-nation African line-up for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Spain's sports minister has requested that its national soccer federation (RFEF) holds new elections as a result of the corruption investigation into former president Angel Maria Villar, Spanish media reported on Tuesday.
With one round of games remaining in South America's qualifying tournament, Argentina are outside the qualification places.
Defending champions Germany confirmed their qualification for next year's World Cup in Russia by beating Northern Ireland 3-1 in Belfast.
Micheal Olunga scored a late consolation as Harambee Stars suffered a rare friendly defeat, going down 2-1 to hosts Iraq in an International friendly match played in Basra Iraq.