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Eddie Jones Proposes Radical Concept For The Lions Captaincy

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England head coach Eddie Jones has proposed a radical four captain concept for the forthcoming British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand in the summer. Speculation has been growing over who Lions head coach Warren Gatland will name as his captain for the highly anticipated 10-match tour, with Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones, Ireland’s Rory Best and England’s Dylan …

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A Potential England Squad To Tour Argentina

Ireland v England - U20 Six Nations Rugby Championship

With England likely to have a significant number of their players on the Lions tour later this year, coach Eddie Jones has a chance to experiment with some second stringers and new players in a two test series against Argentina in the summer. Eddie Jones’ Current Crop Below we have named a squad of 32 (the same size as the …

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England’s Six Nations Campaign – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

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Eddie Jones’ England team finished an overall superb fourteen months on a particularly disappointing low point against a dominant Ireland side on Saturday evening, but the side still have much to take out of their Six Nations campaign. We review the good, the bad and the ugly of this year’s tournament. The Good As well as winning four games out …

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Make No Mistake, England Are Coming to Humiliate Ireland

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 27: Owen Farrell of England looks to pass as Robbie Henshaw of Ireland closes in during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Ireland at Twickenham Stadium on February 27, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

It’s an unnerving time for Ireland. The weather has reverted to type and England are coming to Lansdowne Road. Gone are the sunny days and Six Nations Championships of yesterday and yesteryear.  Ireland have raised the Six Nations trophy on French and Scottish soil under Schmidt’s reign, further more adding salt to broken hearts of the home players and supporters. As Father …

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Old Heads, Young Shoulders: Why England Are So Successful

Scotland v England - RBS Six Nations

It’s the kind of transformation that is more associated with the make-believe world of Hollywood than real life, but England’s revival from World Cup flops to being on the brink of back-to-back Grand Slams and on the cusp of breaking a tier one world record for consecutive wins is truly exceptional an achievement. Much credit must go to Eddie Jones …

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your ‘Ireland v England’ Rugby History?

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 22: Brian O'Driscoll of Ireland hands off Danny Care of England during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Ireland at Twickenham Stadium on February 22, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Ireland are looking to spoil England’s grand slam party this weekend as they welcome Eddie Jones’ side to the Aviva Stadium in the final round of Six Nations fixtures. Although the championship is officially beyond them, Joe Schmidt’s men will still end the campaign in second place should they prevail against England on Saturday, maintaining their position in the World Rugby rankings …

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Johnny Sexton Responds To Eddie Jones ‘Kick & Clap’ Comments Ahead Of Historic Six Nations Clash

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Johnny Sexton has fired back at Eddie Jones after the England coach suggested that Ireland are a ‘kick and clap’ team. Speaking ahead of their crucial Six Nations clash this weekend, Eddie Jones claimed that the Irish will be ‘raining high balls’ despite the fact that the Irish have completed more passes (694) and made more carries (532) than any …

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