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James Haskell’s Chances Of Making England’s Six Nations Opener Fading Fast

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 09: James Haskell, faces the media during the England media sessiion held at Pennyhill Park on February 9, 2016 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England flanker James Haskell’s chances of making England’s Six Nations opener against France next month have all but evaporated. The 31-year-old had hoped to be involved as Eddie Jones’ side begin the defence of their title, but according to multiple sources, an aggravation of his long-term foot injury has meant that he is now highly unlikely to take his place …

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Eddie Jones Criticises Dylan Hartley Over Sean O’Brien Incident

Northampton Saints v Leinster Rugby - European Rugby Champions Cup

In the days following Dylan Hartley’s sending off against Leinster in the European Rugby Champions Cup, there was a great deal of debate over the proposed length of the hooker’s suspension. Some had argued that Hartley should have received a longer ban, while others accused various commentators of leading a witch hunt against the England captain. In any event, Hartley …

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Andy Goode Column: Why Jones Should Consider Transitioning The Captaincy Away From Hartley

England Captain's Run

Although we face into what will be another weekend of top quality Champions Cup action, Eddie Jones, as he so often does, stole the headlines on Friday when he announced England’s Six Nations squad. Despite there being no glaring omissions, Jones once gain left us with quite a few talking points following his press conference. There was talk of possible changes at fullback, …

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Eddie Jones Brings In World Cup Winning Backroom Coach Ahead Of Six Nations

England Coach Eddie Jones has brought in visual awareness coach Dr. Sherylle Calder ahead of England’s Six Nations campaign. Dr. Calder has previously worked with South African golfer Ernie Els, Premier League side Bournemouth and 2003 and 2007 Rugby World Cup winners England and South Africa. Calder has a decorated history in improving athletes reaction time and hand-eye co-ordination, and Jones …

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What Eddie Jones’ Latest England Squad Tells Us

With the latest edition of the Six Nations tournament quickly looming on the horizon, England coach Eddie Jones has today named his 34-man squad to take on the best Europe has to offer and try to retain their Championship title from last year. Although we never expect to see wholesale changes in Jones’ squads, and indeed the Australian is limited …

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Watch: Eddie Jones Name Checks Dylan Hartley’s Potential Successor As England Captain

England RBS 6 Nations Squad announcement

Although Dylan Hartley has retained the England captaincy ahead of the upcoming Six Nations, his long-term hold of the prestigious position has been loosened significantly. Despite some raising the prospect of Hartley being replaced after he was sent off for striking Sean O’Brien in the European Rugby Champions Cup earlier this season, Eddie Jones stood by the Northampton hooker. However, …

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Eddie Jones Announces England Squad For Six Nations

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 19: Dylan Hartley of England lifts the RBS Six Nations trophy after England won the Grand Slam during the RBS Six Nations match between France and England at Stade de France on March 19, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Rondeau/Getty Images)

Eddie Jones has confirmed his England panel for the defence of the Six Nations. The head coach made the announcement on Friday morning and, as expected, the panel is a strong one despite being hit with a number of injuries. BREAKING | Your England squad for the 2017 RBS 6 Nations… Full story: https://t.co/CMoSA7L53p#CarryThemHome 🌹 pic.twitter.com/STvxRq3tgt — England Rugby (@EnglandRugby) …

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