Internationals

Cotter’s side for closing Six Nations game

  Vern Cotter has today named the side that will face Italy in their last game of this years Six Nations. Their opponents are at the bottom of the table for another year, but they will not look to back down. O’Shea certainly did his job against England, but in a rather untraditional fashion. Could he be planning something of …

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England side for trip to Dublin

  Eddie Jones has released the side he has chosen to face Ireland this weekend. Although England have to beat Ireland to break the 18 game unbeaten record, Joe Marler has insisted that they feel under less pressure than they did at this point in last years tournament. Ireland have said that they are not focusing on breaking the streak, …

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Wales name an unchanged side

  Howley has named an unchanged side for their game against France at the weekend in what should be a good game as both sides look to wind down the tournament on a high. This side has started for the previous two games, and it has seen mixed results. Could Howley have something up his sleeve to make Saturday’s trip to …

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England V All Blacks could be sooner than we thought

  The dates for this years Autumn Internationals have been confirmed, with England already set to play the likes of  Australia, Argentina and Samoa. The RFU and the New Zealand equivalent are now in discussions about England possibly playing the All Blacks in November; a year earlier than first thought. If one thing has been missing from England triumphant efforts to get the number …

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Earls in doubt for Ireland this weekend

  29 year old Ireland man Keith Earls is in doubt for Saturdays game against England. He sat out yesterdays training down to a groin injury but will look to get back fit to at least get himself a place on the bench. It would be Jared Payne who would replace Earls; he himself has only just come back from …

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Wales V Ireland, all you need to know

  Wales host Ireland tonight at the Principality. Ireland accepted the Welsh request to have the roof closed for tonights game, and it will be interesting to see if it plays a part in the way the game plays out. BBC One are covering the game, with the build up starting at 19.30 with a kick off time of 20.05. It …

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England V Scotland preview video

The clash between England and Scotland is only a day away and expectations are at a high. Scotland are certainly up for knocking England off their run, but it will definitely be a big challenge if Eddie Jones’ men come to Twickenham in last years form. If Scotland were to beat England, there is no more likely day than tomorrow, …

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Eddie Jones’ side for Scotland game on Saturday

    Eddie Jones has named the side he will put out in an attempt to match the All Blacks record of 18 games unbeaten. They face a strong Scotland side on Saturday, who look to do nothing less than stop them in their tracks. With 3 changes, who thinks this England side can bring back the quality of last year? …

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