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Joe Lydon

02 June 2014

Lydon rues concentration lapses against Barbarians

Joe Lydon conceded his England XV did not quite meet the standards they set themselves during Sunday’s 39-29 defeat to the Barbarians, but says a number of players impressed during a high-octane game at Twickenham

Jonny Wilkinson

02 June 2014

FEATURE – Jonny Wilkinson tribute

As far as compliments go, a rendition of God Save the Queen from a raucous Stade de France is fairly special. Even for Jonny Wilkinson, who spent the entirety of his 17-year professional career collecting superlatives, those incredible scenes on Saturday night as Toulon clinched the Top 14 epitomised the fly half’s universal popularity and respect

Billy Burns in action against Italy during day one of the Junior World Championship

02 June 2014

HIGHLIGHTS - England U20 kick off Championship with nine-try win

England Under 20 kicked off their 2014 IRB Junior World Championship campaign with a nine-try 63-3 win against Italy in Pukekohe, New Zealand

England hooker Dylan Hartley

02 June 2014

Lancaster adds 16 to New Zealand tour squad

Stuart Lancaster has added 16 players to his New Zealand tour squad, primarily drawn from Aviva Premiership finalists Northampton Saints and Saracens

England and Bath Rugby tight-head prop David Wilson

02 June 2014

VIDEO – Willing Wilson ready to deliver from the start

Ahead of the first Test against New Zealand in Auckland on Saturday, tight-head prop David Wilson talks about his key role in the England set-up