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England Rugby Release South Africa Tour Squad Update

Last Thursday saw England release name their 34-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa. The return of Danny Cipriani to the England fold after a near three year absence was the headline news, with England looking to arrest a slump that has seen them lose their last three competitive matches. Seven players were called up by England for the first …

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“It’s Not About Vindication.” Emotional Stuart Lancaster Was All Class After Final Glory

Andy Farrell

There was a touching moment after Leinster’s Champions Cup triumph over Racing 92 where Stuart Lancaster invited members of his family onto the pitch, all wrapped in Leinster gear, to share in the moment of lifting the trophy.  It’s often easy to forget how much of an impact that Lancaster’s departure as England coach and the media circus which surrounded it, …

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Eddie Jones Accuses His Own Players Of “Selfishness”

With the South Africa tour just around the corner, Eddie Jones has the perfect opportunity to get things back on track with a successful series against the Springboks.  No England team has won a series against the Springboks in the southern African state so there is a chance to create history. Although that would be a nice feather in the …

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NZRU Take A Pop At The RFU For Brad Shields Situation

There are no shortage of talking points from this morning’s England squad announcement.  Eddie Jones has named a 34-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa which will see England take on the Springboks in three Tests throughout June. Danny Cipriani has been included in the squad where he could make his first appearance in the famous white shirt since …

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Eddie Jones Explains What Went Wrong During Dismal Six Nations Campaign

Eddie Jones and England will attempt to get things back on track when they face the Springboks for a three-Test tour in June.  England endured a disappointing Six Nations campaign where they finished with a second from bottom finish and recorded just two victories. Some of the explanations surrounding their performances include fatigue, over-training and a reluctance to change the matchday …

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Top Priced Tickets For England V All Blacks At Twickenham Will Be £195

The most expensive tickets for England’s much-anticipated clash with the All Blacks in November will be £195. The most expensive tickets at Twickenham during the Six Nations was £165 and RFU Chief Executive Steve Brown has defended the rise in price saying that the £195 figure is comparable to other top sporting events. Brown also says that the fixture between …

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Eddie Jones Keen On South African Born No.8 For Upcoming Tour [Report]

England’s upcoming three-Test tour of South Africa in June will certainly be interesting. After a devastatingly disappointing Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones will be keen to replenish some confidence in his squad which saw them lose three consecutive games to Scotland, France and Ireland. Whether he will attempt to rely on the same players who finished fifth in the Championship …

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