England ready to name two spinners for second Test
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Sunday 28 November 2010
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Tuesday 09 November 2010
Dylan Hartley will start at hooker for England against Australia.
Sunday 07 November 2010
Saturday 06 November 2010
Wednesday 03 November 2010
The way their rivals tell it, England reached the final of the last World Cup in 2007 playing "anti-rugby" – a profoundly negative, forward-driven, kick-obsessed style of union that undermined the tournament as a spectacle and drove the law-makers to seek radical new ways of selling the sport to a mass audience. The way the red-rose hierarchy told it yesterday, the killjoy spirit is alive and well. Martin Johnson's side will go into this weekend's highly significant match with New Zealand at Twickenham with one change in their starting line-up – Andrew Sheridan for Tim Payne at loose-head prop – and no change at all in their mindset.
Tuesday 02 November 2010
Andrew Sheridan will return to the England front row after a 20-month absence for Saturday's showdown with New Zealand after recovering from shoulder surgery.
Tuesday 02 November 2010
Experimentation? Martin Johnson never had the inclination, and now he doesn't have the time either. The seventh World Cup is less than a year away, so the prospects of the manager ripping things up and starting again at this stage in the game are on the distant side of remote. The vast majority of those who beat Australia last time out, in Sydney back in June, will take the field against the All Blacks at Twickenham on Saturday, and unless something really drastic happens – a defeat of 25 points or more – they are likely to stay together for the meeting with the Wallabies a week later.
Friday 29 October 2010
Jonny Wilkinson has been ruled out of England's autumn international campaign with a shoulder injury.
Wednesday 27 October 2010
Lewis Moody is on course to captain England against New Zealand on November 6 after being passed fit to play for Bath against Harlequins this weekend.
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