Rubgy Union: Italy v England, RBS 6 Nations 2012 Preview

Italy and England will get Round Two of RBS 6 Nations 2012 started when they face off at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, with the two starting line-ups appearing, on paper at least, to be as close in terms of ability as ever. Unlike in previous years, when England have come into the Italy match with a … Read more Rubgy Union: Italy v England, RBS 6 Nations 2012 Preview

RBS 6 Nations 2012: England Name Unchanged Starting XV to Face Italy

England have named an unchanged starting XV for the second RBS 6 Nations rugby match in a row for the first time since the France and Scotland matches in 2009, when they named the same starting lineup for this weekend’s RBS 6 Nations 2012 second round match away at Italy. The decision, which comes as … Read more RBS 6 Nations 2012: England Name Unchanged Starting XV to Face Italy

RBS 6 Nations 2012: Scotland v England Preview

Scotland face England at Murrayfield on the evening of Saturday 4 February 2012 as both sides look to get their RBS 6 Nations 2012 campaign off to a winning start. With Scotland having retained more of their experienced players – and their Scotland A side having resoundingly defeated England Saxons last night – the Scots … Read more RBS 6 Nations 2012: Scotland v England Preview

Rugby Union: England Narrow in on Squad for RBS 6 Nations 2012 Murrayfield Opener

England have released eight players ahead of this Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations 2012 opening fixture against Scotland at Murrayfield, leaving a squad of 24 players from which Stuart Lancaster will select his starting XV. The players who are to train at Pennyhill Park on the evening of Wednesday 1st February 2012, are as follows: Forwards … Read more Rugby Union: England Narrow in on Squad for RBS 6 Nations 2012 Murrayfield Opener

Rugby Union: Chris Robshaw to Captain England in Calcutta Cup 2012

The RFU have announced that Harlequins captain, Chris Robshaw, will lead England in Saturday’s RBS 6 Nations 2012 opening match against Scotland, in the Calcutta Cup. Despite only having one cap to his name – won in 2009 against Argentina – the player has impressed for England Saxons, and has proved his abilities as a … Read more Rugby Union: Chris Robshaw to Captain England in Calcutta Cup 2012

Rugby Union: England’s Delon Armitage Suspended Following Arrest

The RFU have suspended Delon Armitage from the England Saxons Elite Player Squad following the player’s arrest by Devon & Cornwall Police in the early hours of Sunday January 29th 2012. The full back, who plays his club rugby for London Irish, had been released from England Saxons on Saturday evening following a match with … Read more Rugby Union: England’s Delon Armitage Suspended Following Arrest

Rugby Union: England Drop Danny Care from Six Nations 2012 Following Drink Drive Charge

England’s scrum half, Danny Care, who missed Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand through a toe injury, has been dropped from the Elite Player Squad which is to take part in the RBS Six Nations 2012 tournament from the end of this month, following his arrest for drink driving on the night of New … Read more Rugby Union: England Drop Danny Care from Six Nations 2012 Following Drink Drive Charge