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Farrell Escapes Punishment As England Edge Springboks

Owen Farrell breathed a huge sigh of relief at the end of England’s 12-11 victory over the Springboks as a tackle at the death from the England co-captain went unpunished by referee Angus Gardiner.  Farrell led with his shoulder and made no clear attempt to wrap the arms. Play continued until the ball was kicked dead to end the game …

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England Players Unhappy With Less Cash Due To Player Welfare Plans

England rugby

According to a report in The Times, senior England players are unhappy with the new player welfare initiatives introduced by the RFU, RPA and PRL as it will result in less income being received.  The English club season will be extended to 10 months but an important aspect of this new structure is the introduction of designated ‘rest weeks’ in …

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TV Details For A Bumper Weekend Of Rugby


November is a month to rejoice for rugby supporters all around the globe as international fixtures take centre stage for the coming weeks.  There will be international Test matches taking place every weekend in November but there will also be some top-quality domestic action happening too. Here we provide you with all the TV details of this weekend’s upcoming rugby …

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South Africa Always Wary Of Eddie Jones – Erasmus

Rassie Erasmus is adamant everyone connected with South African rugby union will always have the utmost respect for Eddie Jones after the England coach guided Japan to the biggest upset win in the history of the World Cup. So astonishing was the Brave Blossoms’ 34-32 win over the Springboks at the last edition of the global showpiece that Erasmus said …

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Springboks Name Powerful Pack For England Twickenham Showdown

Springboks Duane Vermeulen

Rassie Erasmus has announced his Springboks matchday 23 which will take on England at Twickenham on Saturday. Eddie Jones has already named his England team which includes Owen Farrell and Dylan Hartley as co-captains. Brad Shields, Tom Curry and Mark Wilson make up what is a relatively inexperienced international back row with just 10 caps between those three players. This …

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Mike Brown Among Those Cut From England Squad For Springboks

Mike Brown

Eddie Jones has trimmed down his squad to 25 ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Springboks at Twickenham with Mike Brown one of the most high-profile players who will be returning to their clubs this weekend.  In addition to Brown, Ben Morgan, Sam Underhill and Michael Rhodes are among those to have returned to their clubs. This means that Zach Mercer …

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A List Of England Players Unavailable To Eddie Jones


Eddie Jones and his England team are currently in Portugal preparing for the upcoming November internationals where they will face off against South Africa, New Zealand, Japan and Australia over consecutive weekends. The big three from the southern hemisphere and a dangerous Japanese side will provide a stern test to this English team but this task has been made all …

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Blow For Eddie Jones As EPCR Extend Lozowski’s Ban

Alex Lozowski and Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones has received another blow ahead of the November internationals with the news that Alex Lozowski has had his ban extended by the EPCR.  The centre was banned retrospectively after a citing complaint from his side’s win over the Glasgow Warriors in the first round of the Heineken Champions Cup. Lozowski entered a ruck dangerously and the disciplinary panel …

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More Injury Woe For Eddie Jones As Saracens Duo Ruled Out

Eddie Jones will be without Mako Vunipola

Eddie Jones is facing an injury crisis ahead of the November internationals with the news that two more players will be unavailable to him due to injury.  Jones will be naming his England squad at 9.30 am on Thursday and he may need to make some late changes to that squad as Saracens confirmed today that both Mako Vunipola and …

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England Reveal New Home And Alternate Kits For 2018/19 Season

England have released their new home and alternate kits for the 2018/2019 season.  The two kits will be worn by the men’s and women’s teams throughout the new season and we will get the first glimpse of these kits in action when both teams take part in the November Internationals. The new home kit will be worn by the England …

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