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England drop Farrell, recall Twelvetrees

22 hours ago

England dropped Owen Farrell to the bench and recalled specialist centre Billy Twelvetrees to the midfield in a bid to finish a disappointing November campaign with victory against Australia at Twickenham on Saturday. Farrell, normally a five-eighth, played at inside centre in the 28-9 win over Samoa last weekend after Bath No.10 George Ford made […]

Burgess in line for early Bath debut

23 hours ago

Code-crossing star Sam Burgess is in line to make an earlier than expected rugby union debut after being named on the bench for Bath’s Premiership encounter with Harlequins on Friday. Burgess has not played since fracturing his cheekbone and eye socket during his final appearance for South Sydney in their 30-6 NRL grand final victory […]

Hughes' death sweeps across Macksville

23 hours ago

As news filtered through of Phillip Hughes’ death, his hometown of Macksville fell into a shocked silence. “Everyone is beside themselves. The town has gone quiet. The streets are empty,” Nambucca Hotel bar manager Karl Spear told AAP of the feeling in the 2500-strong town on the NSW Mid-North Coast. “I’m struggling to work today. […]

First Test trivial as Australian cricket weeps

23 hours ago

Next week’s first Test between Australia and India should go ahead because Phillip Hughes would have wanted it to go ahead. That is the opinion of national selector Mark Waugh, given the country boy’s love of cricket. “If Phillip was still alive would he want Australia to go out and play the game? I am […]

England wary of Wallabies captain Hooper

2 days ago

Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has been singled out for “special attention” from England in Saturday’s Test at Twickenham. Hooper has been outstanding for Australia since winning the first of his 41 caps in June 2012 with his ball-carrying, breakdown threat and work-rate identifying him as probably the sport’s best openside. England assistant coach Graham Rowntree […]

England unchanged ahead of Wallabies clash

2 days ago

England have named an unchanged matchday squad for Saturday’s final November Test against the Wallabies at Twickenham. Head coach Stuart Lancaster has retained the same 23 following the 28-9 victory over Samoa that ended a run of five successive defeats, including three-point losses to New Zealand and South Africa earlier in the autumn. Lancaster has […]

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