Eddie Jones has ruled out any prospect of him coaching the British & Irish Lions next year, despite having guided England to an unprecedented series win over the Wallabies.
Dustin Johnson has admitted survival from one of the most high-profile rules incidents in golf made the claiming of the 2016 US Open all the more special.
New Arsenal signing Granit Xhaka was in action for Switzerland against France at Euro 2016 on Sunday.
The Liverpool striker scored the winner against Wales last week.
Martin Skrtel has admitted he would be willing to kick his Liverpool club-mate Daniel Sturridge if the striker were bearing down on goal as England and Slovakia seek to secure progress out of Group B at Stade Geoffrey-Guichard.
It was probably inevitable, when Roy Hodgson took his seat in the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, that he would be asked about the last time England were in Saint-Étienne and all the drama that attached itself to the team’s exit from the 1998 World Cup.
Plenty of glum faces emerged from the Republic of Ireland dressing room after a sobering defeat that laid bare their limitations, yet Robbie Brady insisted now is the time to look forward and not back.
For Wales these are the moments that define lives as well as careers.
Two compelling matches so far in this European Championship have given the debutants Iceland a crash course in the emotions of tournament football.