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The XV England Boss Jones Should Select For Italy Game

during the RBS Six Nations match between Scotland and England at Murrayfield Stadium on February 6, 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

England’s 15-9 victory over Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday evening was pragmatic and conservative, but more importantly it was efficient. England had two clear try-scoring chances and they took both of them, with George Kruis using his giant frame to reach over the line and Jack Nowell finishing off a well worked move that featured some slick handling. Scotland, on …

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Pre 6 Nations Lions XV

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 06: (L-R) Jamie Roberts of the Lions is mobbed by team mates Conor Murray and George North after scoring the Lions fourth try during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and British & Irish Lions at ANZ Stadium on July 6, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

The Six Nations will give the opportunity for a number of players to put their hands up for Lions selection. Although the Lions will not tour New Zealand until the summer of 2017, the upcoming Six Nations Championship will give a number of players the opportunity to put an early hand up for selection. Indeed much is expected of the …

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Who Will Be Winging It For England Rugby?

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 21: Jack Nowell of England dives over to score England's fifth try during the RBS Six Nations match between England and France at Twickenham Stadium on March 21, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

If there is one position England has not struggled with in terms of quality and depth in recent years it is on the wings. When one thinks of famous England wingers from the past, one harkens back to Rory Underwood – England’s highest try scorer with 49 – or even Alexander Obelensky, The Flying Prince, whose try-scoring feat against New …

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The England XV Eddie Jones Should Select For The Six Nations

After a disappointing World Cup last Autumn, the England rugby community looks to 2016 with a sense of a new beginning. The opening game of the Eddie Jones era is beckoning, with a date against Scotland to kickstart their Six Nations campaign. A different coach always has his favourite players, guys he can trust. Jones is no different to Stuart …

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The Telegraph’s Wonder Kid XV

This up and coming XV will get supporters very excited about the future. Writing in The Telegraph, Mick Cleary selected a world XV made up of players who have not yet earned more than 20 caps and are under 25 years of age. While some will argue that Cleary has included too many English players in his selection, it must …

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What Would A Lions XV Look Like Following The World Cup?

Ireland and England both had disappointing World Cups, while Wales and Scotland can go home with their heads held high, albeit a bitter taste in their mouths and a sense of what might have been. It is back to the drawing board, and time to start building towards 2019 in Japan. However, in the meantime, there is the small matter of …

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