Nick Cain: Why Manu Tuilagi deserves just a little sympathy

If any England player was likely to stray off the straight-and-narrow then Manu Tuilagi was always a prime candidate. That was what..

May 20, 2015 with 0 Comments

Burgess and Itoje in England World Cup training squad

Sam Burgess and Maro Itoje have today been named in Stuart Lancaster’s England World Cup training squad. Rugby League superstar Burgess..

May 20, 2015 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain looks at the likely composition of Stuart Lancaster’s World Cup squad

There’s a spaghetti of conflicting views surrounding the long-squad of around 50 players – initially billed as 45 – that Stuart..

May 19, 2015 with 0 Comments

Manu Tuilagi ‘will be worried about his big brother’

Leicester Tigers are to ask Tuilagi’s elder brother Freddie to keep a closer eye on their young star and ensure he remains trouble free.

May 19, 2015 with 0 Comments

Alex Corbisiero set to miss World Cup – Trevor Woodman

Lions prop set for World Cup heartbreak according to former England prop who believes Joe Marler and Mako Vunipola will be picked by Stuart..

May 16, 2015 with 0 Comments

Manu Tuilagi kicked out of England squad for assaulting police officer

Leicester centre convicted this week of three charges of assault and one of criminal damage.

May 15, 2015 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson’s column: Poachers at work on both sides of Severn

One day long ago during a break from curing toothache at his dental practice in Newbridge, Derek Morgan found himself asked how a Welshman..

May 15, 2015 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain talks to Saracens wing Chris Ashton about England and the Premiership title race

Chris Ashton has spent all season looking-in at the England squad from the outside, and the Saracens wing yearns to be back at the..

May 14, 2015 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott: Marland Yarde and Christian Wade deserve another look by Stuart Lancaster

The England back three is still a work in progress, and with Manu Tuilagi not back from injury until just before the World Cup, finding..

May 13, 2015 with 0 Comments

Long-shot Joe Simpson looking to close gap on No.9 rivals

Wasps scrum-half believes his ability to be a game-changing ‘super sub’ is the point of difference that will propel him into..

May 8, 2015
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