Rugby Union - Archive

March 2019 articles

Like most teams, England want to win the World Cup and become the No1-ranked side in rugby union. [...]

21 March

England’s runner-up finish at the Six Nations may not spell disaster but, having beaten Ireland in their opening game, losing [...]

20 March

When Sam Johnson crossed the line to give Scotland a 38-31 lead over England with just three minutes left on Saturday, it looked [...]

17 March

The Six Nations builds up to its crescendo this weekend and all the indications are that it will be an intriguing one. [...]

14 March

It was just 13 months ago that Scotland brought England’s winning run to a shuddering halt in a Six Nations match at Murrayfield [...]

13 March

The tactics England intended to use against Italy on Saturday were clear from the starting XV, as Eddie Jones selected the heaviest [...]

10 March

Italy head coach Conor O’Shea would have always been expecting a tough challenge at Twickenham on Saturday, but England’s [...]

7 March

“Expect the unexpected” has been defence coach Jon Mitchell's advice to England this week ahead of their Six Nations game [...]

6 March