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England No.8 Billy Vunipola in action against New Zealand

18 November 2013

VIDEO – I had a point to prove against All Blacks says Vunipola

If carrying the ball at the heart of the world champions 18 times in 57 minutes is how Billy Vunipola proves a point, then Stuart Lancaster will hope the 21 year-old feels under pressure for the No.8 shirt every week.

Martin Johnson carries

18 November 2013

RWC 2003 REACTION – Defeat of France delights Johnson and Woodward

Martin Johnson and Clive Woodward both hailed the accurate, clinical nature of England’s game management after their side ground out a dominant 24-7 win over France to reach the 2003 Rugby World Cup final

New England Women's Sevens Head Coach Simon Middleton

18 November 2013

Simon Middleton named England Women’s Sevens Head Coach

Former Leeds Carnegie player and coach Simon Middleton has been named England Women’s Sevens Head Coach

England full back Mike Brown competes for high ball with New Zealand wing Julian Savea

17 November 2013

VIDEO – We gave New Zealand too much respect says Brown

Mike Brown says England showed New Zealand too much respect in the opening 15 minutes at Twickenham Stadium, allowing the world champions to build up an ultimately unassailable first-half lead

England captain Chris Robshaw takes the ball into contact against New Zealand

17 November 2013

VIDEO – Battered, bruised but unbowed, Robshaw proud of England

Struggling to move and nursing a badly swollen eye, Chris Robshaw could scarcely have given more as England strived to overturn a 14-point deficit and record an eighth victory over New Zealand in 36 Tests