England Rugby head coach Eddie Jones at press conference

Jones confident with 2019 World Cup pool

England boss Eddie Jones has expressed his delight with the draw for the 2019 Japan World Cup earlier today. The 12 team tournament has now been split into the 3 pools which will decide who goes forward to the knockout stages of the tournament. England are set to face the likes Argentina and France in their group; one which England will …

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2019 World Cup Draw has been made

The draw for the 2019 Japan World Cup is now complete; the 12 teams have been split into their 3 groups for their opening games of the tournament. England face a tough group stage, with France and Argentina, but one that Eddie Jones will look to top. Here’s what the draw for the World Cup looks like. Who’s feeling confident …

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Robin McBryde Wales coach makes hiis squad slection

Roberts to captain McBryde’s Wales side

  The Wales side for their summer fixtures has been released, and Jamie Roberts is set to captain the side. New coach in the Wales camp, Robin McBryde has named 13 un-capped players for the two games, so it looks like it will be make or break for McBryde this summer. Wales face Tonga on the 16th of June, followed …

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Gatland responds to Brown’s selection concerns

  Lions boss Warren Gatland has said that he is understanding of Mike Brown’s annoyance towards missing out on this year’s tour of New Zealand. Brown hasn’t held back on showing his emotions about the selection, stating that the tour this year was probably his last chance of putting on a Lions shirt. The Harlequins man also expressed his concern …

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Warren Gatland British and Irish Lions head coach

Gatland’s injury worries take a positive turn.

It is now less than a month until the Lions kick off their 2017 tour of New Zealand. They travel to Whangarei on the 3rd of June, in their opening game against the New Zealand Barbarians. As Lions and New Zealand Rugby fans alike are ecstatic for the start of the tour; Gatland currently faces the headache of injuries, with the likes …

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Maro Itoje sprinting Vs. Wales Six Nations 2017

Gatland predicts Itoje to be big target for the All Blacks

  Lions boss Warren Gatland has predicted that England’s new talent Maro Itoje, could be at the centre of some attempted intimidation from the All Blacks next month in an attempt to shut down the youngster. The former All Black has said to The Daily Mail, that he believes after a strong Six Nations from the Saracens lock, the All Blacks …

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World Rugby tries of the month

Raw Rugby brings you April’s tries of the month. There is some top play here, and the run from Garry Ringrose to start is absolute quality. Which would you choose for your try of the month? Feel Free to Share

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Double injury hit for Dane Coles

  The All Blacks face another potential set back ahead of the Lions tour, which starts a month today, the 3rd of June. It is now Dane Coles who is in doubt for the visit of the British and Irish Lions after he is suffering with signs of concussion along with a calf injury. Although the hooker was confident that …

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