Chris Hewett

Chris Hewett is Rugby Union Correspondent for The Independent.

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Chris Robshaw of England in action against Jim Hamilton and David Denton of Scotland

Six Nations 2015: Thrilling final weekend in store – but who will take title?

England deserve crown but Ireland or Wales are in with a shout on final day. Chris Hewett rates the trio’s chances

Ireland captain Paul O'Connell training in Cardiff on Friday

Wales vs Ireland: Familiar foes ready for full-blooded battle that will shape Six Nations

Both sides agree - Cardiff clash of the Celtic nations will be a brutal encounter with no quarter asked or given

Full-back Mike Brown in training with the England squad at Twickenham on Friday

England vs Scotland: Rotten loser Mike Brown returns to give England back the competitive edge

The Six Nations defeat in Ireland a little under a fortnight ago served as a reminder that England can go eerily quiet when shorn of their most profoundly competitive spirits

Alex Dunbar ruptured knee ligaments in training yesterday

Six Nations 2015: Scotland's Alex Dunbar out of England clash and in danger of missing World Cup after damaging knee in training

Influential centre suffers serious horror injury, but England's George Ford still wary of Calcutta Cup opponents

Jamie Heaslip is a ‘stubborn git’ by his own admission and will be back in the Irish pack

Six Nations 2015: Jamie Heaslip back for Ireland after rapid recovery from fractured vertebrae

The Irish No 8, who described himself as 'a stubborn git', missed only one game

Courtney Lawes during an intense England training session

England vs Scotland: Stuart Lancaster has to keep lid on squad fired up to face Scotland

Six Nations contest takes place on Saturday at 7pm

Courtney Lawes

England vs Scotland: Courtney Lawes set to fire up pack after Six Nations drubbing against Ireland

Calcutta Cup takes place at Twickenham on Saturday

Exeter’s exciting Henry Slade has been called up by England

Six Nations 2015: England bring in Henry Slade after Brad Barritt ruled out by injury

Stuart Lancaster is not about to throw the 21-year-old Slade straight into his starting line-up

Ben Youngs

Ben Youngs on England vs Scotland: Victory matters more than a big score in Six Nations

The Calcutta Cup takes place at Twickenham this weekend

Chris Wyles of Saracens gathers the loose ball ahead of Christian Wade of Wasps en route to scoring his team's second try
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