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Denny Solomona Cut Saracens To Pieces In Superb Sale Try

Denny Solomona Sale Sharks Saracens

It’s now three successive wins for Steve Diamond and the Sale Sharks after they overcame Saracens 24-18 at the AJ Bell Stadium on Friday night.  The win sees the Sharks up to fourth in the table and they will be determined to secure a coveted playoff spot although there is still a long way to go in the season. Sale …

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Manu Tuilagi And Denny Solomona Sent Home From Training Camp Due To ‘Team Culture Issues’

News has broken this Monday morning that Denny Solomona and Manu Tuilagi have both been sent home from England training camp due to apparent disciplinary reasons.  A very brief statement from the RFU states that both players have been sent home due to ‘team culture issues’. This coming after glowing comments from Eddie Jones on Manu Tuilagi the other day… …

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England Player Ratings V Argentina

Eddie Jones’ young England side made history by claiming a series victory in Argentina, where the hosts are known for their hostile reception.    In a match featuring end-to-end attacking rugby, we rate the entire 23 out of ten. 1) Ellis Genge A solid enough effort at scrum time and around the park, but was rather shown up by the …

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Eddie Jones Explains The “Beauty” Of Denny Solomona

England’s summer Tour to Argentina is undoubtedly exciting. The two Test matches against the Pumas over the coming weeks provides a perfect opportunity for the many uncapped players and up and coming youngsters to get a taste of international Test rugby.  One only needs to take a look through the squad which has been announced to get an idea of …

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Denny Solomona Set To Miss England’s Tour Of Argentina

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Denny Solomona looks on during the England training session held at Brighton College on May 16, 2017 in Brighton, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

It looks as though Denny Solomona will have to wait that bit longer to make his debut for England. Having recently qualified to play for the Red Rose under the residency laws, Eddie Jones wasted little time in drafting the Sale Sharks wing into his inexperienced squad for the nation’s upcoming tour of Argentina. However, having left Solomona out of …

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‘My Job Is To Pick English-Qualified Players’ – Eddie Jones Goes On The Defensive Over Squad Selection

England head coach Eddie Jones has gone on the defensive over his squad selection for England’s summer tour of Argentina following his naming of three non-English-born players in his 26-man squad. The residency rule, used to excellent effect by Ireland, has been in the spotlight in recent months and only last week it was announced by World Rugby that the …

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Watch: Check Out Who’s In The Running For Premiership Try Of The Season

After an incredibly exciting 22 rounds of Premiership action, there are just three games remaining until we find out who will be crowned champions for the 2016/2017 season.  The Premiership semi-finals take place this weekend and we are set for some mouth-watering action as Exeter Chiefs host recently crowned European Champions, Saracens, while Wasps host Leicester Tigers at the Ricoh …

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Opinion: Why Denny Solomona Should Not Play For England

SALFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Denny Solomona of Sale Sharks looks on during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Sale Sharks and Saracens at AJ Bell Stadium on December 18, 2016 in Salford, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Sale Sharks’ rugby league convert Denny Solomona has lit up the Aviva Premiership with pace, power and guile that has won him many admirers in the union world. Yet the winger’s recent announcement of his intention to play for England is deeply problematic. Born in New Zealand, the Auckland powerhouse quickly made an impact at London Broncos and Castleford Tigers, …

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