Mitch Phillips Roar Rookie

Mitch Phillips

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South Africa firm as favourites to host Rugby World Cup

South Africa firm as favourites to host Rugby World Cup

1 Nov 2017

The 2023 Rugby World Cup is set to be held in South Africa after the board of the sport’s governing body recommended their bid ahead of Ireland and France on Tuesday.

England wary but ready to embrace history in Dublin

England wary but ready to embrace history in Dublin

17 Mar 2017

England will face Ireland ready to make history and embrace “greatness” but the players and coach Eddie Jones are well aware that if there is anywhere in the rugby world where such dreams can be derailed it is Dublin.

“That’s not rugby”: Jones fumes at Italy’s tactics after Six Nations win

"That's not rugby": Jones fumes at Italy's tactics after Six Nations win

27 Feb 2017

England coach Eddie Jones launched an extraordinary attack on Italy’s innovative breakdown tactics in Sunday’s Six Nations clash, saying “that’s not rugby” and that the fans should get their money back.

Six Nations: Eddie Jones hands former Maroon Te’o first England start

Six Nations: Eddie Jones hands former Maroon Te'o first England start

25 Feb 2017

Former Queensland State of Origin forward Ben Te’o will make his first start for England in Sunday’s Six Nations clash against Italy at Twickenham.

Jones gets early Six Nations lesson

7 Feb 2016

It took Eddie Jones about 40 minutes to realise that southern hemisphere-style running rugby is not so easy on a cold winter’s day at Murrayfield, as a change of tactics enabled England grind out a 15-9 victory in his first game in charge.

Jones plays safe in 1st England rugby game

5 Feb 2016

Eddie Jones has unveiled an experienced team for his first match as England coach, keeping his uncapped trio on the bench and going with the tried and tested to face Scotland in Edinburgh in their Six Nations opener on Saturday.