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Eddie Jones Likens English Rugby Club Owner To ‘Donald Trump’

Under-fire England coach Eddie Jones called a club owner the “Donald Trump of rugby” Sunday as a storm over his training methods moved from London to Durban. Bruce Craig, who owns English top-flight club Bath, criticised the Australian coach after Ben Te’o became the 15th training-camp injury victim since Jones took charge in 2015. Five of the 15 casualties play …

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Eddie Jones Hits Back At Criticisms Over His Training Methods

Ben Te’o became the latest player to receive an injury during one of Eddie Jones’ England camps as the Worcester centre was ruled out of the summer series against the Springboks as he aggravated a thigh issue during a weights session.  Piers Francis of the Northampton Saints has replaced Te’o in the squad but the latest withdrawal has only added …

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Eddie Jones Updates Squad For South Africa Tour As Ben Te’o Withdraws

Eddie Jones has finalised his selection ahead of England’s three-Test tour against the Springboks by naming a 34-man squad.  This selection will train at Pennyhill Park this week before departing to South Africa on Saturday. There are three inclusions to the squad with Piers Francis (Northampton Saints), Nathan Hughes (Wasps) and Jason Woodward (Gloucester Rugby) joining up with the rest of the …

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England Fall To The Barbarians After Conceding A Whopping 63 Points

England got their summer tour off to a disappointing start when they fell to Pat Lam’s Barbarians at Twickenham this afternoon.  Eddie Jones’ side conceded nine tries on a final scoreline of 45-63 and although there were a number of players unavailable to Jones considering yesterday’s Premiership final, their defensive shape, or lack thereof, will be a huge concern before …

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Eddie Jones: We’re Going To Rip Into The Springboks

The eyes of the rugby world will be on England and Eddie Jones next month as the Australian-born coach attempts to get his side back up and running.  A number of injuries have forced Jones’ hand in terms of his squad selection for the three-Test series against the Springboks and many England supporters are hoping to see some new combinations …

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Three Men Who Verbally Abused Eddie Jones Have Been Fined

Three Scottish men, who verbally abused Eddie Jones in the aftermath of England’s Calcutta Cup loss to Scotland during this year’s Six Nations have been fined by a Manchester Magistrates Court.  Three men, Richie Cleeton, 22, Connor Inglis, 25, and Brett Grant, 23, all from Edinburgh pleaded guilty to a public order offence of using threatening abusive words and behaviour, or disorderly behaviour, …

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England Rugby Release South Africa Tour Squad Update

Last Thursday saw England release name their 34-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa. The return of Danny Cipriani to the England fold after a near three year absence was the headline news, with England looking to arrest a slump that has seen them lose their last three competitive matches. Seven players were called up by England for the first …

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