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Courtney Lawes is ready to strike fear into the French ‘bully boys’ when he is unleashed from the England back row for the first time.
Fri, 22 Feb, 2013
Wasps flanker James Haskell will make his first RBS 6 Nations start in nearly two years when England tackle Ireland in Dublin on Sunday.
Fri, 08 Feb, 2013
Robbie Deans has brushed aside comments by David Campese that he has “destroyed Australian rugby,” but admitted he understands criticism of his regime.
Fri, 16 Nov, 2012
Chris Ashton is back to play Australia after being recalled to the England side for Saturday’s Cook Cup showdown at Twickenham.
Thu, 15 Nov, 2012
The sun shone brightly on a smattering of young Ulster stars as they held a full-strength Leicester Tigers side in a pre-season slog at Ravenhill on Saturday.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2012
England head coach Stuart Lancaster claims his players already have their minds set on revenge after their narrow first Test loss to South Africa.
Mon, 11 Jun, 2012
Superstitious Wales skipper Sam Warburton has banned himself from talking about the Grand Slam his World Cup semi-finalists are now favourites to achieve next month.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2012
Owen Farrell will start at fly-half for England in Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations game against Wales after Charlie Hodgson failed to recover from a finger injury.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2012
ULSTER could not breach Leicester’s tryline at Welford Road on Saturday as the home side dug out an important win over a determined Ulster at Welford Road.
Mon, 21 Nov, 2011
MARTIN JOHNSON believes any one of seven teams can win the Rugby World Cup — and he places England right at the heart of the pack.
Fri, 07 Oct, 2011
Toby Flood will start at inside centre alongside fly-half Jonny Wilkinson in England’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final against France.
Thu, 06 Oct, 2011
Delon Armitage will start on the left wing for England in place of Mark Cueto in Saturday’s decisive Rugby World Cup Pool B showdown with Scotland.
Thu, 29 Sep, 2011
ENGLAND manager Martin Johnson insists he would not start locking his team in their hotel following reports about a night out in Queenstown.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2011
Lewis Moody has returned from injury to captain an England team featuring nine changes for Sunday’s Rugby World Cup appointment against Georgia.
Fri, 16 Sep, 2011
ARGENTINA hooker Mario Ledesma believes England are under-estimating the Pumas ahead of today’s Rugby World Cup clash in Dunedin.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2011
England’s back row resources have been stretched before they even depart for the World Cup after Tom Wood was forced to pull out of tomorrow’s final warm-up international against Ireland.
Fri, 26 Aug, 2011
Martin Johnson has named a new-look midfield of Jonny Wilkinson, Mike Tindall and Manu Tuilagi for England’s final World Cup warm-up international against Ireland on Saturday.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2011
BEN YOUNGS declared England’s RBS 6 Nations campaign would be rendered a “shambles” if they lose to Scotland today.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2011
England manager Martin Johnson has made one change for Sunday’s Calcutta Cup game against Scotland, with Alex Corbisiero replacing the injured Andrew Sheridan at loose-head prop.
Fri, 11 Mar, 2011
JULIEN BONNAIRE has promised there will be no fear in the France ranks when Marc Lievremont’s troops run out at Twickenham tomorrow.
Fri, 25 Feb, 2011
Lewis Moody’s hopes of captaining England against France at Twickenham on Saturday have been wrecked by a recurrence of his knee injury.
Thu, 24 Feb, 2011
Fri, 11 Feb, 2011
England manager Martin Johnson has named an unchanged team for Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy at Twickenham.
Thu, 10 Feb, 2011
Sat, 05 Feb, 2011
IF ever Martin Johnson was going to dash down the touchline, punching the air in celebration like Jose Mourinho it was at Twickenham on Saturday.
Mon, 15 Nov, 2010
Andrew Sheridan will return to the England front row after a 20-month absence for Saturday’s showdown with New Zealand after recovering from shoulder surger
Tue, 02 Nov, 2010
LEINSTER shipped five tries in a friendly defeat by English champions Leicester at Welford Road last night. There was little in it at half-time after Ian McKinley’s try had helped keep the visitors within six points at 20-14.
Sat, 28 Aug, 2010
MUNSTER coach Tony McGahan doesn’t do losing well, but he managed a few smiles when reflecting on a narrow defeat to Leicester Tigers at Musgrave Park last night.
Sat, 21 Aug, 2010
ENGLAND manager Martin Johnson did not once seriously consider his position despite criticism prior to Saturday’s win over Australia in Sydney.
Mon, 21 Jun, 2010
FURIOUS Nick Easter warned heads will roll if England fail to beat Australia in Sydney next Saturday.
Mon, 14 Jun, 2010
AUSTRALIA scrum-half star Will Genia gets the chance today (11.05am Irish time) to do what he loves doing best – beating England.
Sat, 12 Jun, 2010
Jonny Wilkinson has been dropped by England for only the third time in his 12-year international career.
Wed, 17 Mar, 2010
Lewis Moody has been dropped for England’s Calcutta Cup game against Scotland on Saturday.
Tue, 09 Mar, 2010
Jonny Wilkinson has been retained in an unchanged England team for Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations showdown with Ireland at Twickenham, despite concerns over his form and fitness.
Tue, 23 Feb, 2010
England manager Martin Johnson has finalised a forwards-dominated bench for Sunday’s RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy.
Fri, 12 Feb, 2010
Martin Johnson has cast off the shackles and named the boldest attacking team of his 18-month tenure for Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations championship clash with Wales.
Tue, 02 Feb, 2010
ENGLAND romped to their most emphatic victory over France since the glory days of 2003 as Martin Johnson’s under-fire side enjoyed a staggering return to form at Twickenham.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2009
England will start with Toby Flood at fly-half in Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations showdown with Ireland at Croke Park.
Wed, 25 Feb, 2009
Ben Foden’s blistering form for Northampton has been rewarded with a call-up to the elite England squad.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2009
TOBY FLOOD steps into the number 10 limelight vacated by Danny Cipriani at Twickenham on Saturday determined to make some publicity of his own.
Wed, 26 Nov, 2008
England manager Martin Johnson appeared to provide an early glimpse into his thinking ahead of a demanding autumn Test campaign by making eight players available for EDF Energy Cup action this weekend.
Tue, 28 Oct, 2008
LEICESTER coach Heyneke Meyer hailed a “brilliant” performance by Toby Flood after Tigers launched their Heineken Cup campaign with victory over the Ospreys at Welford Road.
Mon, 13 Oct, 2008