Sport Jonny Wilkinson of England kicks the winning drop goal during extra time in the Rugby World Cup Final match between Australia and England at Telstra Stadium in 2003

It is 10-years to the day since England lifted the Webb Ellis trophy

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Brian O'Driscoll was delighted to see Ireland finally put "the whole package" together as they beat England 24-8 to end Martin Johnson's RBS 6 Nations Grand Slam dream.

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It will be quite a meeting of minds. Martin Johnson, manager of England, and Andy Robinson, coach of Scotland, have been either pulling for each other or pushing against each other for a full two decades now – they fought hammer and tongs during their playing days with Leicester and Bath respectively before Robinson helped coach Johnson to World Cup glory in 2003 – so when the two men take up the Calcutta Cup cudgels at Twickenham nine days from now, the contest will have a whole history attached to it.

Martin Johnson warns England about wounded Scotland

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Martin Johnson plays down Chris Ashton celebrations

England manager Martin Johnson today encouraged Chris Ashton to continue his showboating by declaring: "We are not here to stamp on people's personalities".

Martin Johnson allows England players to return to club duty

England manager Martin Johnson has confirmed that 18 members of his RBS 6 Nations squad will be available for club duty this weekend.

'We knew how dangerous he was but could do nothing to stop him'

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One side based their game plan around their one world-class player, a forward. The other, reflective of an approach far removed from traditional diktat, planned around the attacking skills of three backs and passed a half-century for the first time in four years.

Martin Johnson ‘Toby is very smart. He did a great job. A fantastic job overall'

Johnson pays tribute to his No 10 but says developing England still have areas where they can improve
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