Brendan Gallagher: Good riddance to record run, now Eddie can experiment

It had to happen – and in fact you could argue it might have been better for England if France had nicked the win they probably deserved..

March 22, 2017 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott: So, why did England give Ireland so much ball?

It was always going to be a tough ask to claim a second Grand Slam on the bounce in Dublin but I thought England might have more up their..

March 22, 2017 with 0 Comments

Brian Ashton: Daly is a must for regular place on Eddie’s teamsheet

No man is indispensible but one member of the  England backline is starting to prove as close to undroppable as any can be under demanding..

March 20, 2017 with 0 Comments

Calcutta Cup preview

Rarely can a Calcutta Cup have been so eagerly awaited as this Saturday’s Six Nations clash between the oldest of international rivals.

March 10, 2017 with 0 Comments

Jeff Probyn: Crooked feeds are bigger concern than lack of rucking

What a fuss about nothing. As all hell breaks loose because of what Italy did not do, and what England could not answer, the Italian..

March 10, 2017 with 0 Comments

Scots change one for Triple Crown challenge

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has made one change to his starting line-up to face England at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday. Edinburgh..

March 9, 2017

Marler to hit 50 against Scotland

Joe Marler will win his 50th Test cap during England’s Calcutta Cup match against Scotland at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday. Quins prop..

March 9, 2017

Just how good is Stuart Hogg

Earlier in his career – and he’s still only 24 for heaven’s sake – the story that Stuart Hogg was distantly related to the late..

March 9, 2017

Destroyer Hamish on mission at Twickenham

Hamish Watson felt he had a point to prove to Vern Cotter when he came off the bench to star against Wales last time out – and now the..

March 9, 2017

Vunipola set for England return

Billy Vunipola will make his England return on Saturday after being named in Eddie Jones’ 24-man squad. The Saracens No.8 is one of 13..

March 8, 2017