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Barbarians Name Devastating Starting XV To Take On England

The Barbarians have assembled a star-studded squad for their clash with England at Twickenham on Sunday and based on the starting XV which they have just announced, it looks set to be an absolute cracker. Pat Lam’s side have been dealt some injury blows with the news that Charles Piutau and Bundee Aki are both unavailable for the game but …

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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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Will Greenwood Picks His England XV For South Africa Tour

England face into a three-Test series against the Springboks to get their 2019 World Cup preparations back on track.  Eddie Jones’ side took a huge confidence blow from the fifth-place finish in this year’s Six Nations which yielded just two victories against Italy and Wales. There are some injuries that Jones has had to deal with and he named a …

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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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“It’s Not About Vindication.” Emotional Stuart Lancaster Was All Class After Final Glory

There was a touching moment after Leinster’s Champions Cup triumph over Racing 92 where Stuart Lancaster invited members of his family onto the pitch, all wrapped in Leinster gear, to share in the moment of lifting the trophy.  It’s often easy to forget how much of an impact that Lancaster’s departure as England coach and the media circus which surrounded it, …

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