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England Dealt Serious Blow As Maro Itoje Ruled Out Of November Internationals

ROME, ITALY - FEBRUARY 14: Maro Itoje of England looks on during the RBS Six Natiions match between Italy and England at the Stadio Olimpico on February 14, 2016 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Eddie Jones has been dealt a major blow today, as Maro Itoje will not feature in any of England’s November internationals. The Saracens lock fractured his hand, and will be out of action for six weeks.

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Jones will now have to reconsider his options in the second row, ahead of the busy schedule. England face South Africa, Fiji, Argentina and Australia next month.

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