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England’s Eddie Jones looks to get on front foot against Barbarians

After the disappointment of three successive defeats in the Six Nations this end-of-season fixture will not be taken lightlyThe end-of-season encounter with the Barbarians at Twickenham on Sunday will be no frolic for Eddie Jones. The England head coac…

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Billy Vunipola: Saracens boss says England back-row did not train before final

Saracens boss Mark McCall says England number eight Billy Vunipola did not train before the Premiership final until the warm-up.

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Farrell and England colleagues gear up for Premiership final

With his bow as England captain on the horizon, Owen Farrell has a fateful appointment on familiar turf to contend with first and foremost.

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Saracens beat Exeter for third Premiership title in four years

Saracens claim a fourth title by comfortably seeing off reigning champions Exeter in the Premiership final at Twickenham.

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Jones names England team to face Barbarians

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play the Barbarians on Sunday at Twickenham and the side features many stand out performers from the NatWest 6 Nations.

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Beno Obano: Injury sustained on England camp could rule Bath prop out for 12 months

Bath prop Beno Obano is out for up to 12 months after suffering ligament and tendon damage while training with England.

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Eddie Jones set to name English replacement for coach Paul Gustard

England will have like-for-like replacement, says JonesElliot Daly named ahead of Danny Cipriani at full-backEddie Jones has revealed that the list of candidates to be his new defence coach is exclusively English as he closes in on Paul Gustard’s succe…

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England v Barbarians: Elliot Daly at full-back for non-cap match at Twickenham

Elliot Daly will make his first start at full-back for England in Sunday’s non-cap match against the Barbarians at Twickenham.

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Owen Farrell on England captaincy, pressure and his famous stare

Owen Farrell speaks to 5 live’s Sonja McLaughlan about accepting the England captaincy, the pressure and his famous stare.

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Richard Wigglesworth plays down chance of Premiership record with Saracens

Saracens scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth is not thinking about the prospect of winning a record fifth Premiership final.

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Motu Matu’u: Samoa hooker joins London Irish from Gloucester

Samoa hooker Motu Matu’u joins London Irish from Gloucester.

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‘Exeter and Saracens to serve up spectacular final’

Jeremy Guscott looks forward to a “mouth-watering” Premiership final at Twickenham between Exeter Chiefs and Saracens.

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Chris Ashton back at Twickenham with point to prove to Eddie Jones

• Toulon back set to take on England as a Barbarian on Sunday• ‘I’d love to play for England one day. I’ve not shut it off’There is something irresistible about the possibility of Chris Ashton and Danny Cipriani lining up as opposing full-backs when En…

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Matt Symons: Harlequins sign Wasps lock for 2018-19 season

Premiership side Harlequins agree a deal to sign Wasps forward Matt Symons ahead of next season

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Dickens & Dowson complete Saints coaching team

Northampton name interim head coach Alan Dickens and ex-back row Phil Dowson as part of incoming boss Chris Boyd’s coaching team.

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Mark McCall tells Alex Sanderson to resist England and stay at Saracens

• Sanderson has been linked with replacing Paul Gustard• McCall says he should be Saracens’ next director of rugbyAlex Sanderson has been urged to stay at Saracens and reject any approach to be England’s next defence coach but his current director of r…

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