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Senior England Men

England and Bath Rugby centre Kyle Eastmond, who starts against the All Blacks on Saturday

04 June 2014

VIDEO – Eastmond starts against New Zealand at Eden Park

Kyle Eastmond will start at inside centre for England in the first Test against New Zealand in Auckland, with seven starters remaining from the last RBS 6 Nations outing against Italy

England lock Joe Launchbury keeps his eye on the ball in training

03 June 2014

VIDEO – Accurate Launchbury wants ambition from England pack

It is barely more than 18 months since Joe Launchbury made his Test debut for England and the London Wasps lock has excelled against some far more established names in that time. However, he will be focussing on the performance of England’s pack as a whole on Saturday at Eden Park, rather than an individual tussle with age-group adversary Brodie Retallick

Patrick Tuipulotu

03 June 2014

Get to know the new All Blacks

Steve Hansen’s squad for the three-Test series against is saturated with experience. However, the match-day 23 is likely to include a number five relative newcomers too – well, four and one high-profile returnee. Find out a bit more about who England will be coming up against with our mini biographies

England fly half Freddie Burns on the player diary

03 June 2014

VIDEO – New Zealand tour player diary 3 #O2InsideLine

In the third of RFUtv's New Zealand tour player diaries, England’s Danny Cipriani, Marland Yarde, Matt Kvesic, Chris Pennell, Freddie Burns and Billy Burns bring you up-to-date with what's been happening at the start of the Auckland Test week.

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