Six Nations 2020: England Matchday Squad for Ireland

Ellis Genge

England men's head coach Eddie Jones has retained 27 players ahead of England’s next Guinness Six Nations match against Ireland on Sunday 23 February at Twickenham Stadium (KO 3pm, live on ITV). Forwards Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs) Tom Curry (Sale Sharks) Tom Dunn (Bath Rugby) Ben Earl (Saracens) Charlie Ewels (Bath Rugby) Ellis Genge (Leicester Tigers) Jamie George

Six Nations 2020: Ireland team to play England

Andy Farrell

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named the match day 23 to travel to London to take on England at Twickenham on Sunday 23rd February. The starting XV remains unchanged from the win against Wales with captain Johnny Sexton named in the half-backs alongside Conor Murray Bundee Aki and Robbie Henshaw start

Super Rugby 2020: Round 4 Predictions

Siya Kolisi

I was very close to a GSP last weekend, with only the Highlanders' 84th minute try costing me a full house of predictions. Although, to be fair, the Stormers also scored a last-minute try to beat the Lions in another game that could have gone either way, and at

Six Nations 2020: England Squad for Ireland

Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones has named a 33-man training squad preparing for the Ireland game on Sunday. Mako Vunipola is not included as he has travelled back to Tonga for family reasons. How do you think England will line up? Forwards Luke Cowan-Dickie (Exeter Chiefs) Tom Curry (Sale Sharks) Tom Dunn (Bath Rugby) Ben

RFU to cut Championship clubs funding


It is being reported that the RFU is to cut its funding of the Championship by 50%. This is obviously not going to help with developing a credible second tier of the professional game, making it inevitable that any relegated team from the Premiership will bounce straight back, and presumably therefore

Six Nations 2020: Round 2 Predictions


England were so disappointing in Paris last week, never really in the game and with familiar weaknesses being exposed. Well done to the 16% who picked France on Superbru, but I was certainly not one of them. There are some more tricky picks to make this weekend too - here