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Mike Brown Among Those Cut From England Squad For Springboks

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Eddie Jones has trimmed down his squad to 25 ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Springboks at Twickenham with Mike Brown one of the most high-profile players who will be returning to their clubs this weekend.  In addition to Brown, Ben Morgan, Sam Underhill and Michael Rhodes are among those to have returned to their clubs. This means that Zach Mercer …

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Mike Brown: I Deserve More Respect For England Career

Mike Brown has stated in an interview this week that he feels like he deserves more respect for what he has achieved in his England career.  The 71 times capped veteran was speaking to the media this week as his side prepares for another crack at the Springboks on Saturday in order to avoid a series whitewash. Brown is often …

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People Didn’t Take Too Kind To Mike Brown Laughing At Scott Williams

It wasn’t the try-fest that a lot of people were hoping but England’s 12-6 victory over Wales at Twickenham on Saturday evening was compelling viewing nonetheless.  England’s suffocating defence kept Warren Gatland’s side from crossing the whitewash in what a hugely physical and energy-sapping 80 minutes. There was no shortage of controversy throughout the game, most notably the try which …

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Chink In The Armour: Why England Must Develop Depth At Fullback

England coach Eddie Jones has spoken of his desire to make his team ‘bulletproof’, but a lack of tried-and-tested options at fifteen could prove lethal to his side in 2019. The Australian has been vocal about the depth his side possess, and it is fair to say that in particular positions the national team can boast some of the best …

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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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England Player Ratings V Barbarians

After England’s impressive win over an experienced Barbarians outfit, we rate the entire 23 out of 10. _________ 1. Ellis Genge 6 Got on top of Census Johnston on a few occasions at scrum time and offered some of his trademark barrelling runs in the loose. Will likely start against Argentina to earn his second cap. _________ 2. Jack Singleton …

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Warren Gatland’s Message To Mike Brown Applies To Every Disappointed Player Left Out Of Lions Selection

There were numerous topics up for discussion at Monday’s Lions administration day at Syon House. The sheer task which the Lions will face against the All Blacks, the quality of the New Zealand Super Rugby sides, the importance of establishing team camaraderie and the establishment of a leadership group were all spoken about by Warren Gatland at length.  However, one …

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