Weekend in pictures: World Cup qualifiers, Autumn Internationals, The Open meeting

England v Scotland result in Coral's weekend in pictures November 11-13

Weekend in pictures for November 11-13

It was another enthralling weekend of sport peppered with thrills, spills and successes with a jam-packed football fixture list involving 2018 World Cup qualifiers and a battle between old enemies England and Scotland.

There was also top-class horse racing action around Cheltenham for The Open meeting, the Autumn Internationals in rugby union and UFC took the show on the road to the Big Apple for the big bout between Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez.

So, enjoy and relive all of the most prominent events in images with Coral’s weekend in pictures from November 11-13…

Football: World Cup qualifying

This weekend was all about international football action, as teams across the globe clashed in 2018 World Cup qualifiers. England players did Gareth Southgate’s chances of keeping the top job, or poisoned chalice, no harm by slaying fierce foes Scotland on Friday.

Northern Ireland made a statement of intent against Azerbaijan, but Wales were held by Serbia.

England use their heads to sink Scots

Azerbaijan get four-star treatment in Northern Ireland

Bale’s Wales held by Serbia

Rugby union: Autumn Internationals

England targeted a first win over South Africa in a decade, and Red Rose rugby coach Eddie Jones used to be on the Springboks’ staff. Meanwhile, Scotland sought revenge against Australia and Wales wanted to end their downturn in form against Argentina…

Tartan Army hearts broken by narrow Wallabies win again

Red Rose end decade-long wait for Springboks win

Liam Williams crosses again as Dragons defeat Pumas

Horse racing: The Open meeting at Cheltenham

Three days of elite horse racing action from Prestbury Park greeted punters at Cheltenham. The Open meeting is the course’s biggest apart from the Festival, so there were plenty of clues on offer…

O O Seven steps up to the Steel Plate

Defi Du Seuil’s Cheltenham Trial a Triumph

Thistlecrack continues chasing campaign

Taquin Du Seuil bags BetVictor Gold Cup

Moon Racer scores Supreme Trial success under Scudamore

Arkle Trial inevitably goes to Nicholls and Le Prezien

Fox Norton romps to Shloer Chase success for trainer Tizzard

North Hill Harvey nets Greatwood Hurdle for team Skelton

UFC 205

Irish prize fighter Conor McGregor stepped into the octagon at UFC 205 bidding to take the lightweight strap off Eddie Alvarez in a historic MMA event in Madison Square Garden…

McGregor a dual world champ with second round TKO of Alvarez


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