Eddie Jones has named his side for Barbarians clash

  England head coach Eddie Jones has today revealed the side that will face the Barbarians in the warm up game to their two game tour of Argentina. England will have to play their 3 June fixtures without some of their key men, as they travel to New Zealand with the Lions. England are not lacking in experience however, with …

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Warburton says he can feel the momentum building ahead of the Lions tour

The British and Irish Lions tour is edging ever closer, and captain Sam Warburton has said that the 41 man squad can feel momentum building ahead of the tour. In this video from the British and Irish Lions press, the Welshman speaks about the Lions gelling well since they began their training. This has helped Gatland’s boys in getting aspects of …

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Ford keen to build his leadership qualities

  England star George Ford has said that he will look to build his leadership qualities in England’s two match trip to Argentina next month. This comes with England heading on tour without some of their key men next month, who will instead contribute to the British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand, which will take place at the same …

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Warburton ready for the Lions tour

  Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions in their tour of New Zealand next month, and he has now said that he is ready for the task. He has said to Sky Sports yesterday that; “…today I trained fully. We did full contact, and I was absolutely fine. That’s all the boxes ticked, and now I can …

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Haskell pays Billy Vunipola a big compliment

  Since Billy Vunipola chose to drop out of the Lions tour next month with an ongoing shoulder injury, his replacement James Haskell has paid him a big compliment. Haskell has said to the media that; “From a personal point of view it is a bit difficult because Billy is a really good mate of mine… He’s an unbelievable player …

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Jordan Taufau could make an impact for the All Blacks

This Kiwi looks promising, with his power and speed it looks as though he could be making a big impact for his home nation quite soon. The 25 year old has made a habit of getting tries for his current and past club sides since he began his club career in 2012 for Tasman before moving on to play for …

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