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Saracens head coach Mark McCall pictured on September 5, 2020
Saracens to face Bristol in Gallagher Premiership opener
Champions Harlequins launch the defence of their title at Newcastle on September 19 .
Jul 13, 11:39
Danny Care in action for Harlequins in November 2018
Danny Care: 'Harlequins must make most of title chance'
The 34-year-old is desperate to clinch a second Gallagher Premiership crown with Quins.
Jun 25, 23:15
Jamie George in action for England on February 10, 2019
Jamie George insists Saracens players can cope with Lions tour
The club's five British and Irish Lions jetted into Jersey on Monday morning to join up with Warren Gatland's squad.
Jun 21, 22:24
Owen Farrell in action for England on December 6, 2020
Saracens players lead Lions reinforcements ahead of Japan clash
All but Exeter's four-strong detachment are present at the squad's training camp in Jersey.
Jun 21, 14:41
England's Owen Farrell pictured in training on November 11, 2020
Owen Farrell shakes off calf problem in time for Doncaster clash
Owen Farrell missed last weekend's rout of Bedford because of a calf injury.
Apr 16, 12:54
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell ahead of the match on February 23, 2020
On This Day: Andy Farrell completed Saracens transfer
Andy Farrell had enjoyed 13 trophy-laden years with Wigan.
Mar 23, 08:24
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Result: Saracens crash to Pirates defeat in Championship opener
Saracens were relegated from the Premiership as punishment for salary cap breaches.
Mar 6, 18:40
Saracens' Matt Stevens takes on the London Irish defence during their Aviva Premiership match on February 8, 2014
On This Day: England's Matt Stevens handed two-year doping ban
A month earlier, Matt Stevens had tested positive for cocaine.
Feb 26, 08:46
Elliot Daly pictured for Saracens in January 2020
Elliot Daly says he is still learning from Owen Farrell
The duo also play together for Saracens.
Feb 21, 23:12
Billy Vunipola pictured in October 2019
Billy Vunipola favours playing over training
The Saracens number eight wants to get in shape in time for England's Guinness Six Nations title defence.
Jan 17, 23:11
Billy Vunipola pictured in October 2019
Billy Vunipola only Saracens player in England squad to play before Six Nations
The number eight will feature in Saturday's Trailfinders Challenge Cup match against Ealing.
Jan 15, 15:28
Saracens coach Alex Sanderson taken September 17, 2006
Sale appoint Alex Sanderson as new director of rugby
He replaces Steve Diamond who left the club for family reasons.
Jan 15, 11:40
Exeter Chiefs celebrate winning the Premiership final on October 24, 2020
Rugby in 2020: Exeter dominate, Saracens relegated and unprecedented challenges ahead
A year that began with Saracens' automatic relegation from the Gallagher Premiership ends with the emergence of a concussion lawsuit.
Dec 25, 16:00
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Saracens to begin top-flight promotion bid in March
The revamped Championship format will be played in two conferences.
Dec 21, 12:45
Duncan Taylor pictured in September 2017
Scotland's Duncan Taylor opens up on waiting game
Gregor Townsend's team end their Autumn Nations Cup campaign against Ireland on Saturday.
Dec 2, 10:58
Wales' Nick Tompkins celebrates scoring their third try on February 1, 2020
Nick Tompkins outlines competitive streak of Saracens stars
Wales ended a run of straight six defeats with an 18-0 victory over Georgia on Saturday.
Nov 22, 22:44
Sean Maitland goes over for Scotland on March 8, 2020
Sean Maitland named in Scotland squad for Autumn Nations Cup
Sean Maitland was dropped by the Dark Blues ahead of the final Six Nations match against Wales last weekend.
Nov 5, 12:46
Saracens duo Richard Wigglesworth and Rotimi Segun pictured against Bath on October 4, 2020
Result: Saracens farewell fightback leaves Bath sweating on playoff hopes
The visitors collapsed having been 17-3 in front.
Oct 4, 19:11
Saracens head coach Mark McCall pictured on September 5, 2020
Sale intent on playing Worcester clash despite 16 coronavirus cases
The Sharks have had 16 players test positive along with some backroom staff ahead of Sunday's decisive clash with Worcester.
Oct 2, 22:08
Richard Wigglesworth pictured for Saracaens in January 2020
Richard Wigglesworth urges Saracens to take Championship seriously
The reigning European champions were beaten by Racing 92 in Saturday's Champions Cup semi-final.
Sep 27, 23:23

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CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
United StatesUnited States22251764
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia12211750
Great BritainGreat Britain11121235
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Tuesday's key events

· Team GB duo Jack Laugher - silver medallist in Rio - and James Heatly take part in the men's 3m springboard semi-final (2am), and will hope to qualify for the final later in the day (7am)

· Two Britons are involved in the women's long jump final, but Abigail Irozuru and Jazmin Sawyers have their work cut out to get a spot on the podium (2.50am)
· Norwegian Karsten Warholm, who broke the world record just last month, goes for gold in the men's 400m hurdles final. USA's Rai Benjamin is expected to be his main challenger (4.20am)
· Great Britain have three representatives in the final of the women's 800m, with Jemma Reekie having perhaps the best chance of a medal (1.25pm)
· A mouth-watering women's 200m final sees Elaine Thompson-Herah go for the prestigious sprint double after claiming the 100m crown. Compatriot Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Namibia's Christine Mboma and USA's Gabrielle Thomas are expected to be her main competitors (1.50pm)

· The rescheduled women's skiff 49er FX (4.33am) and men's skiff 49er (5.33am) come to their conclusion, with Team GB involved in both medal races
· Defending champion Giles Scott bids for a second successive gold in the Finn class medal race (6.33am)
· There is another medal chance for Team GB in the mixed Nacra 17 medal race (7.33am)

· Team GB's Joe Fraser takes part in the parallel bars final, kicking off the final day of artistic gymnastics (9am)
· USA superstar Simone Biles, who has been forced to pull out of all of her finals so far, is on the starting list for the beam final as she bids for a fifth Olympic gold (9.50am)

· The men's semi-finals take place, with Mexico taking on Brazil first up (9am)
· The winner of that first semi-final will face either hosts Japan or Spain (2pm)

· Laura Kenny will look to win a third straight Olympic team pursuit gold medal. Team GB take on United States in their heat (7.44am), with the gold medal race later that day (9.26am)
· Laura's husband and fellow Olympic legend Jason Kenny will also look to continue his huge success in the men's team sprint - an event he has won gold in at every Games since 2008. Team GB will first need to get through the men's qualifying (7.58am), with the gold medal race ending the session (9.44am)

· Pat McCormack will be looking to achieve his dream of Olympic gold when he faces Cuba's Roniel Iglesias (11.05am)

> Today's schedule in full
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