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Ross Heppenstall

Ross Heppenstall has written for every national newspaper in the UK for well over a decade and is a respected authority on football, rugby union and rugby league.

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Allez Les Bleus!!
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
France got their Natwest Six Nations Championship campaign up and running at the third time of asking as Italy were condemned to a third straight…
11:28
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Will Wagner Get The Better Of Pardew In Relegation Clash?
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Once a byword for Premier League stability, West Bromwich Albion look increasingly likely to get relegated this season. Their campaign has descended into a waking…
Danny Cipriani Has Announced His Retirement Plans...
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
There will be a debate to be had in the years to come about how good Danny Cipriani actually was. The enigmatic fly-half is weighing…
12:28
Football
football
Billy Sharp Gives His Views On The New Leeds Boss
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
When will Billy Sharp tire of tormenting Leeds United with match-winning goals? His double in Saturday’s 2-1 home win over the Whites reignited Sheffield United’s play-off hopes…
15:06
Football
football
Grayson Looks The Ideal Man For Valley Parade
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
With four promotions to the Championship on his CV, there is an argument to suggest that Simon Grayson is one of the most underrated English…
09:00
Football
football
Can Huddersfield Find Their Form?
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
When Huddersfield Town registered a thumping 4-1 win at Watford on December 16, Premier League survival seemed within their grasp. It marked the Terriers' first…
Ireland Too Good For Hapless Italy In Dublin
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
After the drama of last weekend’s opening-round victory over France, Ireland enjoyed a far more comfortable afternoon’s work against Italy in Dublin. This thumping eight-try…
14:51
Football
football
Billy Sharp The Star For The Blades
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Billy Sharp’s double gave Sheffield United a 2-1 victory over Leeds Unite in a tense Yorkshire derby at Bramall Lane this lunchtime. The boyhood Blades…
14:56
Football
football
Paul Heckingbottom Has Taken His First Press Conference As Leeds Boss
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Paul Heckingbottom cut an impressive figure during his inaugural press conference as Leeds United head coach. The 40-year-old was unveiled at the club’s Thorp Arch…
14:22
Football
football
Don't Leave Me This Way ...
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Stuart McCall is respected and loved by many Bradford City supporters for his outstanding service to the club which included four spells – two as…
11:50
Football
football
Can Paul Heckingbottom Succeed Where So Many Have Failed?
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Chaotic does not do justice to life at Leeds United in recent times, but in Paul Heckingbottom the fallen giants have appointed a manager with…
13:11
Football
football
Axe Falls On Christiansen
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Thirty-five games was the sum total of Thomas Christiansen’s reign as head coach of Leeds United. The axe fell in the wake of Saturday’s crushing 4-1 home…
Italy Start Another Six Nations Campaign As Underdogs
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Italy have just one victory to show for their last 20 Six Nations matches and, with Georgia hammering on the door, Conor O’Shea’s men are…
Can England Make It Three In A Row?
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
It is an intriguing thought. If England can maintain the feelgood factor engendered from last year’s autumn internationals, could they land a third successive Six…
Ireland Grab Late Win At Stade De France
Ross Heppenstall
The Sportsman Reporter
Jonathan Sexton’s dramatic late drop-goal propelled Ireland to an attritional but famous victory over France in their Six Nations Opener in Paris. The Leinster fly-half…
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