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#England

# england-rugby - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Eddie Jones faces anxious wait on Mike Brown ahead of November internationals

Brown has reaggravated an injury he picked up 10 days ago.

# england-rugby - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Billy Vunipola's Six Nations in doubt after undergoing knee surgery

The England and Saracans number eight is expected to be out for the next four months.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

England edge Titanic tussle with France to book place in World Cup final

The defending champions dug deep to break down the heroic French defence in Belfast.

# england-rugby - Monday 21 August, 2017

World Cup winner Dawson reveals heart surgery after tick bite

The 44-year-old won 77 caps for his country and played seven times for the British and Irish Lions.

English out-half Flood considering switch of allegiance to Germany

The 32-year-old has found himself in the international wilderness over the last number of years.

# england-rugby - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Wilson crosses four times as powerful England lay down an early marker

The defending champions scored 10 tries as they eased past Spain in the tournament opener at UCD.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Former England lock Botha forced to retire due to concussion

The South African-born 35-year-old says he is ‘truly blessed’ after a career in the Premiership and at international level.

# england-rugby - Monday 7 August, 2017

Tuilagi, Solomona sent home from England camp

A statement indicated the decision was due to “team culture issues”.

# england-rugby - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

New Zealand and England get U20 World Championships under way in style

Last year’s winners had the most comfortable of starts against Samoa.

# england-rugby - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Madigan starts at 10 as Babarians name strong team for England

The game takes place this weekend at Twickenham.

# england-rugby - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Hartley picked to captain England for tour of Argentina after Lions omission

Eddie Jones has named 15 uncapped players in his squad.

# england-rugby - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Absorbing Six Nations throws up selection headaches in Gatland's Lions XV

Former Ireland centre Lynne Cantwell and The42′s Murray Kinsella picked their Lions XVs.

# england-rugby - Monday 20 March, 2017

Analysis: Ireland's winning try against England comes from fitting source

The Irish lineout and maul were superb in victory over Eddie Jones’ side.

# england-rugby - Saturday 18 March, 2017

As it happened: Ireland v England, Six Nations

We were at the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s side finished their campaign against history-chasing England.

Schmidt's Ireland focused on delivering big performance to end Six Nations on a high

It’s not the Grand Slam finale we all wanted, but there is still plenty on the line for Ireland as they host England at the Aviva Stadium later.

# england-rugby - Friday 17 March, 2017

'We've focused on how to beat England, not on the reasons why we'll beat them'

Rory Best has urged his side to execute the basics tomorrow.

'I feel pressure every game I play for Ireland because I put pressure on myself'

Johnny Sexton will be without his regular halfback partner against England tomorrow.

Murray blow adds to demanding task for Schmidt's Ireland in Dublin

Joe Schmidt was forced into late changes ahead of tomorrow’s clash with England.

# england-rugby - Thursday 16 March, 2017

QUIZ: Get 10/10 in our final Ireland v England quiz and win tickets for Saturday

You’ll need a perfect score to get the third and final clue.

June Tests moved to July as World Rugby shakes up global calendar

The organisation have also moved the November window forward one week so it now takes in the first three weeks of the month.

QUIZ: Get 10/10 in this Ireland v England 00s quiz and win tickets for Saturday

You’ll need a perfect score to get your second clue.

QUIZ: Get 10/10 in this Ireland v England 90s quiz and win tickets for Saturday

You’ll need a perfect score to get your first clue.

Zebo frustrated by Ireland's inability to exploit space out wide

The Munster man says it’s difficult for him to be a playmaker from the wing.

# england-rugby - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'Andy will do his job and Owen will do his' - Father and son meet in Dublin

The Ireland defence coach will have to negate the threat of England’s centre this weekend.

Schmidt's Ireland aspire to emulate England and All Black feats

Eddie Jones’ men are looking for a 19th consecutive win in Dublin this weekend.

# england-rugby - Monday 13 March, 2017

Schmidt's attention turns to halting England's Grand Slam bid after Cardiff defeat

‘I really feel we were incredibly close and I know 22-9 does not look like that.’

# england-rugby - Friday 10 March, 2017

Ruff morning as Farrell sits out England captain's run with 'dog' injury

Centre’s fitness looks set to be a game-time decision.

# england-rugby - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Billy Vunipola named on the bench as England get set for Scotland clash

Meanwhile, Hamish Watson has returned to the Scotland back row.

# england-rugby - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Boost for England as Billy Vunipola set for return to club action this weekend

The number eight could well feature against Ireland in this year’s Six Nations after all.

# england-rugby - Friday 24 February, 2017

'I've heard it said by a few English players that some of them felt uneasy before kick-off'

Denis Leamy on ‘getting into the guts’ of Jonny Wilkinson and a ‘perfect day’ in 2007.

'In the changing room you see the guys' eyes welling up - sometimes it's the unspoken stuff'

Isaac Boss has special memories of facing England at Croke Park in 2007.

Ben Te'o starts for England as Jonathan Joseph drops from squad

George Ford and Danny Care are named in the half-backs as Eddie Jones makes four changes.

# england-rugby - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'We had to win, and it brought horrendous pressure': Eddie O'Sullivan's memories of Croke Park 07 10 Years On This post contains videos

'We had to win, and it brought horrendous pressure': Eddie O'Sullivan's memories of Croke Park 07

Ten years on from England’s visit to Croke Park, the former Ireland head coach sits down with Murray Kinsella to relive the historic game.

‘It was sport and politics colliding’ – Behind the camera lens on that historic day in Croke Park

Inpho photographer Morgan Treacy chats to The42 about the momentous Ireland-England 2007 clash.

# england-rugby - Monday 20 February, 2017

'It was a spectacular day for the GAA, for sport in this country and for Ireland in general'

Then GAA President Nickey Brennan looks back at a seminal day for Irish sport.

# england-rugby - Thursday 16 February, 2017

You're the analyst: What were the keys to this Wales try against England?

Tell us what went right and wrong for this try in last weekend’s Six Nations action.

# england-rugby - Monday 13 February, 2017

Eddie Jones reveals Jose Mourinho's fitness guru has helped England's unbeaten run

The rugby coach has borrowed tactical periodisation from football and it’s working a treat.

# england-rugby - Friday 10 February, 2017

Wales sweating on fitness of North and Biggar for Cardiff clash with England

The pair remain injury doubts for tomorrow’s game despite being named in the starting XV.

# england-rugby - Thursday 9 February, 2017

England and Wales both make two changes ahead of Saturday's clash in Cardiff

Eddie Jones’ side are hoping to extend their winning run to 16 matches.

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