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News: - September

Andy Robinson conducts a Scotland training session in Auckland

28 September 2011

Andy Robinson names new-look Scotland side

Scotland have made seven changes in their starting team for Saturday’s vital Rugby World Cup Pool B match against England in Auckland

Delon Armitage celebrates scoring a try

28 September 2011

Armitage starts against Scotland in Pool B decider

London Irish's Delon Armitage will start on the left wing for England as one of three changes for the Pool B decider against Scotland at Eden Park on Saturday

Joe Simpson being put through his paces in training

28 September 2011

VIDEO - Joe Simpson eager to add to first cap

Ahead of England’s final Pool B encounter against Scotland this weekend, Joe Simpson has praised the strength in depth of Martin Johnson’s squad and reiterated his desire to be involved over the course of the World Cup

Shontayne Hape during training in Dunedin

28 September 2011

VIDEO - Hape wary of "pumped" Scotland

Following 31 and 64 point wins over Georgia and Romania in the last fortnight, Shontayne Hape believes “the real rugby” will start for England on Saturday when they face Scotland in their final Pool B fixture at Eden Park

Ben Hughes of Reading RFC and the British Armt (left)

28 September 2011

Reading veteran set to become Senior Services’ most capped player of all time

Reading RFC’s player/coach and illustrious British Army second-rower Ben Hughes will become the Senior Services’ most capped player of all time by the end of the inaugural International Defence Rugby Competition due to start in Australia on Saturday (October 1)