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South Africa v England: Billy Vunipola breaks arm in second Test

England number eight Billy Vunipola broke his arm during England’s defeat by South Africa on Saturday.

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England defeat by South Africa marred by a post-match row with fans

England’s defeat by South Africa is marred by a confrontation between players Mike Brown and Joe Marler and fans.

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England fall to series defeat against Springboks

England have lost their three-Test series against the Springboks after going down to a second defeat in as many weeks.

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Farrell: No need to panic

England captain Owen Farrell claimed everyone in the squad believes they can defeat the Springboks in the second summer Test on Saturday.

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South Africa v England: Owen Farrell says England players still believe after defeat

England still “massively believe in themselves” before Saturday’s must-win Test with South Africa, says captain Owen Farrell.

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Brad Shields: ‘I’d always known England was an option’

Brad Shields says that “England is in his blood” ahead of making his first start in Saturday’s second Test against South Africa.

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Forwards coach Rowntree leaves Harlequins for ‘personal reasons’

Harlequins forward coach Graham Rowntree is leaving the club for “personal reasons” after two seasons in the role.

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Match Preview: Launchbury returns as Jones makes minor changes

Joe Launchbury returns to the England team for the second Test against South Africa in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

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Ben Youngs: England senior players have taken ownership of poor form

Ben Youngs says the England senior players have taken the lead this week in a bid to rescue the side’s poor run of form.

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Brad Shields talks ‘chip butties’ after winning starting spot for England

• New Zealander takes place of Robshaw for SA Test• Shields: ‘My grandparents were very English’Only a few months ago an England team-sheet containing Brad Shields and Danny Cipriani and lacking Chris Robshaw would have been about as likely as Eddie Jo…

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South Africa 23-12 England: Tourists lose second Test for fifth defeat in row

England lose their fifth Test match in a row as South Africa win 23-12 in Bloemfontein to wrap up the series 2-0 with one match to play.

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Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021: England and Wales bid to host tournament

England and Wales are among six countries bidding to host the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup.

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Jonny May: I won’t be swimming in the sea

England winger Jonny May says he and his team-mates won’t be swimming in the sea while on tour in South Africa because of a fear of sharks.

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Joe Launchbury: England lock fit for second Test against South Africa

England second row Joe Launchbury is fit and available for the second Test against South Africa in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

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Kieran Brookes: Wasps sign Northampton Saints tight-head prop

Wasps sign England international prop Kieran Brookes after he opted to leave Northampton Saints this summer.

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Penalties are killing England, says Jonny May before second South Africa Test

• England wing vows players will clean up their act after meeting• ‘You might think it’s a silly penalty but it can change the game’England’s players have held a meeting to discuss their on-field discipline and vowed to clean up their act in the second…

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