EDDIE JONES said yesterday he has no concerns about New Zealand-born Denny Solomona’s desire to play for England.
Solomona, who swapped codes in December, is due for his first cap on a two-Test tour of Argentina in June. And the England coach used himself as an example, saying...
Friday 21st Apr 2017
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Dylan Hartley is set to lead England to Argentina in June after being overlooked yesterday for the British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand.
Hartley was the biggest-name omission from the 41-man party announced by Warren Gatland, paving the way for the Northampton hooker to take the...
Thursday 20th Apr 2017
Big names set to miss out when Gatland names squad
Wednesday 19th Apr 2017
New Zealand World Cup winner Sonny Bill Williams was told yesterday that he will not have to wear Auckland Blues’ kit that includes specific logos.
Williams’s Muslim faith means that he objects to wearing clothing that markets banks, alcohol and gambling companies.
Thursday 13th Apr 2017
Lions left sweating after flanker ruled out for six weeks
Wednesday 12th Apr 2017
Glasgow gave themselves a huge confidence boost ahead of this week’s European Champions Cup quarter-final against Saracens by seeing off Connacht at Scotstoun on Saturday.
Home lock Tim Swinson was shown a red card after 65 minutes for an incident at a ruck but Glasgow still...
Monday 27th Mar 2017
New Zealand will play the Barbarians at Twickenham on November 4 after the world champions opted not to face England instead.
Eddie Jones’s Six Nations champions had hoped to play the All Blacks in an Autumn Test arranged at short notice.
But the Barbarians, an...
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
Scotland centre Huw Jones faces about five months out after tearing his hamstring.
The 23-year-old was yesterday ruled out of contention for the British and Irish Lions as well as Scotland’s summer tour, where they will take on Australia and Fiji.
Jones suffered his...
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
England flanker more concerned with today’s peformance
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
Scrum-half hopes to finish second with victory over France