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Chiefs, Saracens And Wasps: A Scrap For The Premiership Crown?

After 3 months and 6 days, the Aviva Premiership will be back on our screens. Exeter Chiefs are the reigning champions after a stunning performance over Wasps in last season’s final back in May. Can The Chiefs win back-to-back titles? Depending on how many players Eddie Jones picks from Exeter for his England squads for the Autumn Internationals and the Six …

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Toby Flood’s International Career May Not Be Over Just Yet

After three seasons of plying his trade outside of England, Toby Flood will make his Aviva Premiership return when he lines out for the Newcastle Falcons in their season opener against Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park on September 1.  The 32-year-old joins a Newcastle side which looks to progress even further from last year where they secured their highest finish …

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The Next Generation: An England Young Guns XV

It is a very good time to be an England rugby fan and it would seem that the talent pool at the moment is extremely deep. The England U20 performances in Georgia and Eddie Jones’ decision to start blooding the youth early mean that the next generation of young guns look poised to take over the Premiership. Here is a …

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“I Would Be Very Surprised If It Had Further Ramifications.” – Matt O’Connor

Manu Tuilagi is currently training with his club mates in Leicester as the Tigers continue their preparations ahead of the new Premiership season. Matt O’Conner’s side are up against Bath at Welford Road as they look to kick-off their campaign with a win.  For Tuilagi, he has the England incident hanging over him. The 26-year-old and his international colleague, Denny Solomona, …

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World Cup May Be Two Years Away But Eddie Jones Is Already Putting Plans In Place

Eddie Jones and his coaching staff are currently conducting vital preparations ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. The English coaching ticket is currently in the Japan and they are scouting out potential venues for potential training bases and hotels for the squad.  Jones is of Japanese heritage and he coached the national team for the 2015 World Cup in England so …

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Who Is England Squad Member 18-Year-Old Marcus Smith?

TEDDINGTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Marcus Smith passes the ball as Jack Maunder tackles during the England training session at the Lensbury Club on August 7, 2017 in Teddington, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England’s pre-season training squad drew much attention following the inclusion of Manu Tuilagi. The Leicester Tigers man is gone already for disciplinary issues, but there was another surprise name in the squad, one that left many saying: ‘Who’s that?’ This is, of course, 18-year-old fly-half Marcus Smith. The youngster has never featured at a senior club, let alone in an international match, …

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Stars Of England Rugby Wish Women’s Team Luck In World Cup In Chilling Video

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With just one day to go until the Women’s Rugby World Cup in Ireland, excitement levels are peaking. Hosts Ireland take on Australia tomorrow evening, but the opening game is between England and Spain. The Red Roses are heavy favourites for the tournament, as they remain the only full-time outfit in the competition. Of the seven previous tournaments, England reached …

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Manu Tuilagi And Denny Solomona Sent Home From Training Camp Due To ‘Team Culture Issues’

News has broken this Monday morning that Denny Solomona and Manu Tuilagi have both been sent home from England training camp due to apparent disciplinary reasons.  A very brief statement from the RFU states that both players have been sent home due to ‘team culture issues’. This coming after glowing comments from Eddie Jones on Manu Tuilagi the other day… …

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