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6N: Sexton finally gets a Grand Slam after missing 2009

LONDON (AP) Jonathan Sexton did not finish the game. He had done enough to finish off England, though. (MORE)

Crusaders lose to Highlanders, Lions scrape past Sunwolves

JOHANNESBURG (AP) The defending Super Rugby champion Crusaders lost for the second match in a row while the Lions, last season's losing finalists, only just avoided the same fate - and a huge upset - in a tense two-point win over the struggling Sunwolves on Saturday. (MORE)

6N: No massive fixes needed for sliding England, says Jones

LONDON (AP) From defending two-time champion to fifth place, England on Saturday achieved its worst Six Nations finish in 35 years. (MORE)

6N: Ireland earns rare Grand Slam by beating England 24-15

LONDON (AP) To pull off a Grand Slam in Six Nations rugby, planning, talent and commitment takes you only so far. (MORE)

6N: Wales ekes out 14-13 win over France, finishes 2nd

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) Wales sealed a second-place finish in the Six Nations by holding off France to win 14-13 in a battle of attrition on Saturday. (MORE)

6N: With Grand Slam, Ireland the new king of European rugby

(AP) -- Ireland reaffirmed its status as the new king of European rugby by clinching a Grand Slam in the Six Nations and plunging dethroned champion England into its first real crisis under Eddie Jones. (MORE)

6N: Scotland beats Italy 29-27 with late Laidlaw penalty

ROME (AP) A Greig Laidlaw penalty with 84 seconds to go lifted Scotland over Italy 29-27 in the Six Nations on Saturday. (MORE)

Australia men, Fiji women win Olympics 7s berths

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) The Australian men's and Fiji women's teams claimed places in the rugby sevens tournament at next year's Olympics by winning their finals at the Oceania regional qualifying tournament on Sunday. (MORE)

England beat Kiwis 20-14 to win rugby league series

WIGAN, England (AP) England won a rugby league series against top-ranked New Zealand for the first time in eight years when it took an exhilarating third and deciding test 20-14 on Saturday. (MORE)

Samoa, Australia unbeaten at Oceania Olympic 7s

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) Australia and Samoa were unbeaten on the first day of the Oceania Olympic rugby sevens qualifying tournament on Saturday and remain headed for a showdown to decide which will claim a place at next year's Rio de Janiero games. (MORE)