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Mako Vunipola Sport24.co.za | England lay down World Cup marker with Ireland mauling

Mako Vunipola Sport24.co.za | England lay down World Cup marker with Ireland mauling

London - Joe Cokanasiga scored twice as England laid down a warning to their Rugby World Cup rivals with an astonishing 57-15 trouncing of Ireland at Twickenham on Saturday.England ran in eight tries in all - man of the match Manu Tuilagi getting one of them - as they recorded both their highest score and…
Mako Vunipola Imposing England and their ‘kamikaze kids’ loom large in front of Ireland

Mako Vunipola Imposing England and their ‘kamikaze kids’ loom large in front of Ireland

OUT OF THE FIRE, into the frying pan. Any thoughts from Ireland’s players that they could look forward to cooler conditions upon leaving Portugal for London yesterday were rapidly extinguished thanks to a forecast of 29°C when they run out against England at Twickenham on Saturday. The temperature will add to what promises to be…
Mako Vunipola Van der Flier believes ‘incredible’ Byrne has temperament to cope

Mako Vunipola Van der Flier believes ‘incredible’ Byrne has temperament to cope

At face value it would appear that Ross Byrne has been thrown into the white hot furnace of Twickenham in making his full Test debut against England tomorrow, with the forecast temperatures in the high 20s. But as someone who has made his Test debut in the same ground, and knows Byrne’s game well, Josh…

Mako Vunipola Farrell and Ford reunited in England line-up for Irish test

Owen Farrell and George Ford will start a test match together for the first time in over a year when England play Ireland in a World Cup warm-up match at Twickenham on Saturday. Farrell returns to the starting XV -- he was a replacement in the 13-6 defeat by Wales last Saturday -- partnering Manu…
Mako Vunipola ‘This is England’s Gun XV. I can’t wait to see it fire’: Woodward excited for Ireland warm-up game

Mako Vunipola ‘This is England’s Gun XV. I can’t wait to see it fire’:...

'This is England's Gun XV. I can't wait to see it fire': The World Cup winning coach is excited to watch Eddie Jones' side against Ireland on SaturdayEngland captain Owen Farrell is back in the starting XV at inside-centreFarrell will partner Manu Tuilagi in a new look centre partnership against IrelandGeorge Ford resumes at fly-half…
Mako Vunipola Rugby: ‘Kamikaze kids’ Curry and Underhill start for England

Mako Vunipola Rugby: ‘Kamikaze kids’ Curry and Underhill start for England

Sport FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - England Training - Pennyhill Park Hotel, Bagshot, Britain - August 8, 2019 England's Sam Underhill during training Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra 22 Aug 2019 08:32PM (Updated: 22 Aug 2019 10:14PM) BAGSHOT, England: Tom Curry and Sam Underhill: dubbed the "kamikaze kids" by coach Eddie Jones: will line up…
Mako Vunipola England’s Tom Curry, Sam Underhill to start against Ireland

Mako Vunipola England’s Tom Curry, Sam Underhill to start against Ireland

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND – Tom Curry and Sam Underhill will line up either side of Billy Vunipola in a new-look, highly mobile back row against Ireland on Saturday as England coach Eddie Jones continues to juggle his resources in the team’s penultimate Rugby World Cup warm-up match.Curry and Underhill, who have both been hard hit by…
Mako Vunipola England vs Ireland team news: Owen Farrell and George Ford reunited as Manu Tuilagi starts Rugby World Cup warm-up

Mako Vunipola England vs Ireland team news: Owen Farrell and George Ford reunited as...

George Ford and Owen Farrell will be reunited in the starting line-up for England’s third Rugby World Cup warm-up clash with Ireland this Saturday after being selected at fly-half and inside centre together for the first time in 14 months, in what is a heavily changed side selection by Eddie Jones. The pair have not…
Mako Vunipola Curry and Underhill start for England

Mako Vunipola Curry and Underhill start for England

Sport Tom Curry and Sam Underhill will line up either side of Billy Vunipola in a new-look, highly mobile back row against Ireland on Saturday as England coach Eddie Jones continues to juggle his resources in the team's penultimate World Cup warm-up match. FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - England Training - Pennyhill Park Hotel, Bagshot,…
Mako Vunipola Eddie Jones names England team to face Ireland

Mako Vunipola Eddie Jones names England team to face Ireland

Eddie Jones names England team to face Ireland as partnership of George Ford and Owen Farrell returnsEngland have named their line up to face rivals Ireland at TwickenhamEddie Jones has reverted to the old partnership of George Ford and Owen FarrellFord will continue to operate at fly-half, with Farrell leading from inside centre Jonny May has…

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