History beckons England as Ireland lie in wait

Published : 10:53 am  March 17, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Eddie Jones’s England head to Dublin for their final match of the 2017 Six Nations just eight 80 minutes away from rewriting the record books.

Mum’s the word for Owen Farrell as England face Ireland

Published : 8:58 pm  March 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Owen Farrell will find himself on the opposite side to his father for the first time when Six Nations champions England bid for a record-breaking win against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

Wales unchanged for Six Nations finale against France

Published : 8:57 pm  March 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales will field an unchanged side against France in their final match of the 2017 Six Nations, it was announced Wednesday.

North double ends Ireland’s Six Nations hopes

Published : 11:40 am  March 11, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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George North silenced his critics with a brace of tries that saw Wales run out 22-9 winners over Ireland in Cardiff on Friday to end the visitors’ hopes of a tilt at the Six Nations title

‘Fair play to Italy’ says England flanker Haskell as ruck row rumbles on

Published : 11:09 am  March 1, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England flanker James Haskell admitted his side had been out-thought by Italy as the debate over the Azzurri’s unorthodox approach to the breakdown continued on Monday.

England Grand Slam dream alive after Italy scare

Published : 10:42 am  February 27, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England kept their hopes of back-to-back Grand Slams alive with a 36-15 victory over Italy at Twickenham on Sunday but only after being given a massive scare by the Azzurri.

Schmidt desperate for Ireland to ‘stay alive’ against France

Published : 11:36 am  February 24, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ireland coach Joe Schmidt hopes to end France’s title challenge and keep his own side’s dreams of Six Nations glory alive when the sides meet at Dublin’s Lansdowne Road on Saturday.

Injured Irish trio expected to face France

Published : 12:30 pm  February 21, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ireland stars Johnny Sexton, Rob Kearney and Conor Murray are expected to prove their fitness for Saturday’s Six Nations showdown with France by taking part in a full training session on Tuesday.

Scotland captain Laidlaw out of Six Nations

Published : 9:21 pm  February 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Scotland suffered a major blow on Wednesday as the Scottish Rugby Union announced captain Greig Laidlaw will miss the rest of the Six Nations with an ankle injury.

France edge past battling Scotland in Six Nations

Published : 11:54 am  February 13, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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France pulled clear in the final 10 minutes to defeat battling Scotland 22-16 in the Six Nations on Sunday.

‘Magnificent’ Hogg helped by better Scotland

Published : 9:24 am  February 12, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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When Stuart Hogg’s name appeared on the Scotland teamsheet for Sunday’s Six Nations clash against France, the Glasgow full-back was set to win his 50th cap.

England come from behind to beat Wales in Six Nations thriller

Published : 9:12 am  February 12, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England coach Eddie Jones accepted his side had used up all their “get-out-of-jail cards” following a gripping 21-16 win away to Wales in the Six Nations.

Italy’s Parisse wary of wounded Ireland in Six Nations clash

Published : 9:45 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Italy captain Sergio Parisse has warned against “surprise plays” and Ireland’s intention to “do damage” when they clash in a potential Six Nations bruiser in Rome on Saturday.

France bring in Goujon for Six Nations clash with Scotland

Published : 9:40 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Flanker Loann Goujon replaces Damien Chouly in coach Guy Noves’s solitary change to his France team announced on Friday to face Scotland in the Six Nations on Sunday.

Wales ready to wait on North and Biggar for Six Nations clash

Published : 9:23 pm  February 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales will give George North and Dan Biggar as long as they can to prove their fitness for Saturday’s Six Nations clash against England in Cardiff.

England up there with All Blacks – Warburton

Published : 8:14 pm  February 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wales star Sam Warburton has compared arch-rivals England to world champions New Zealand ahead of their Six Nations clash in Cardiff on Saturday.

Six Nations champions England ready for France ‘war’

Published : 8:29 pm  February 3, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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It was once billed as ‘Le Crunch’ but outspoken England coach Eddie Jones was ready for a rugby ‘war’ against France in the opening match of his Grand Slam champions’ Six Nations title defence at Twickenham on Saturday.

Hartley is a ‘likeable rogue’ says Jones

Published : 10:23 am  March 21, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Eddie Jones described captain Dylan Hartley as a ‘likeable rogue’ on Sunday as he reflected on England’s first Six Nations grand slam in 13 years.

England secure first grand slam in 13 years

Published : 3:25 pm  March 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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England ran in three tries to complete their first grand slam triumph since 2003 with a 31-21 Six Nations victory over arch-rivals France at the Stade de France on Saturday.

Ireland left with negative Six Nations feeling

Published : 1:58 pm  March 20, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ireland ended their Six Nations campaign on a winning note against Scotland, but skipper Rory Best admitted they will view this year’s tournament in a negative light.

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