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All Change Please: England Turn Disaster Into Delight Across The Board

Although the media focus has been on England’s glorious and unprecedented series win in Australia, English rugby has gone from absolute misery to majesty in only a few months across all levels. Back in November things were looking pretty disastrous for England. Images of a downtrodden Stuart Lancaster – a man broken by the strains and stresses of a home …

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England vs Australia: Second Test Player Ratings

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 18: Jack Nowell of England is tackled during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and England at AAMI Park on June 18, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Angus Cross reviews each and every England player’s performance following Eddie Jones’ side’s historic series victory down under.  ______ 1. Mako Vunipola: 8.5 A magnificent performance from Vunipola. His basic skills, for a prop, are marvelous and his work rate is unprecedented by another loosehead prop in world rugby. ______ 2. Dylan Hartley ©: 8.5 Hartley scored only his second …

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England Player Ratings V Australia

It was a truly heroic English defensive effort that kept an ebullient Australian attack at bay for the majority of the match and all the players walked away with considerable credit for their efforts. Here, we give the starting XV scores based out of 10, with 10 being truly exceptional. 1) Mako Vunipola – 8 As a scrummager Vunipola has …

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Watch: The Fox Sports Trailer Which Could Come Back To Haunt Australia

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 17: Eddie Jones, the England head coach, looks on during the England Captain's Run at AAMI Park on June 17, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Last week Fox Sports Australia released a trailer for the Australia-England series, in which they ridiculed the English team. In the video ex-Wallaby stars such as Phil Kearns, Tim Horan, Stephen Hoiles, Rod Kafer and Greg Martin are seen mocking Eddie Jones’ claim that anything but a series victory would be a failure. They also touched on past English failures such …

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Analysis Of Eddie Jones’ England XV For First Australia Test

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 10: England head coach Eddie Jones looks on during the England captain's run held at the Suncop Stadium on June 10, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Satisfaction accompanied by sheer amazement. These were my emotions after hearing the rumours of Eddie Jones’ selections before they eventually became reality. Firstly, we’ll look at the positives because there are some – Owen Farrell’s selection at stand-off being one. He has been the stand out fly-half in Europe this season, with his attacking game improving dramatically and his usual ice …

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Eddie Jones: Ever The Outsider Looking Inwards

There’s nothing conventional about Eddie Jones. Throughout his entire life he has been an outsider, building a wonderful career based on outside odds. Now he finds himself as an outsider in England, looking inwards on English rugby and trying to bring it back up to speed with the rest of the globe. The half-Japanese, half-Australian found life tough to begin with. …

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Jones Leaning Towards A Surprise Inclusion For The Wallabies Test

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - MARCH 17: Eddie Jones, the England head coach, looks on during the England training session held at Pennyhill Park on March 17, 2016 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Ben Te’o could be handed the inside centre position for England’s first test against Australia this coming Saturday. According to Steve James in The Daily Telegraph, it seems very likely Te’o will start with Owen Farrell moving to his favoured position of fly-half. This would mean George Ford dropping down to the bench. Te’o, who is a rugby league convert …

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Pundit Arena Exclusive – YOUR England Team: What The Players Are Saying

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Eddie Jones the England head coach, faces the media during the England media session held at Pennyhill Park on May 27, 2016 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

You have until Thursday, June 9th to vote for your chosen England team to play Australia, just by clicking here. However, a number of ex-England players have already been discussing whom they would pick in their line-ups, with some very interesting calls: England and London Irish lock Nick Kennedy suggests Maro Itoje should move to blindside to accommodate Joe Launchbury: …

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Which England Team Should Eddie Jones Choose To Face Australia?

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 01: Alex Goode of England is tap tackled by Jonathan Joseph of England during the RBS Six Nations match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium on March 1, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

With a number of new faces and fringe players impressing against Wales on Sunday and with Saracens taking the domestic double for this season, Eddie Jones has some serious selection scenarios to ponder before the first test on 11th June. We take a look at a couple of possible teams the England head coach could choose. 1) The tried and …

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