Jones leaves four Lions players out of training squad for Autumn tests

Eddie Jones has axed Lions Jonathan Joseph and Kyle Sinckler from the England squad and challenged the players to earn a recall for the Autumn tests with Argentina, Australia and Samoa. Sinckler made the Lions test squad while Joseph did not deliver his best form on the tour of New Zealand and lack lustre performances Read More …

Jack Clifford is ready to overcome the Cardiff challenge says Kingston

John Kingston has watched Jack Clifford’s transformation from promising Academy player to England international forward and has no doubts he will handle the intense pressure of facing Wales in the RBS Six Nations championship at the Principality Stadium on Saturday. With Billy Vunipola(knee) and Harlequins team mate Chris Robshaw(shoulder) ruled out of the Six Nations Read More …

Danny Care wants three festive wins and his England place back

Danny Care is preparing for three vital Premiership games that will have a dramatic effect on Harlequins season and his ability to grab the England scrum half place from rival Ben Youngs into the Six Nations championship. Care last started a test match for England in the Grand Slam winning victory in France in March, Read More …

My Predictions for the Aviva Premiership 2016/17

My predictions for the final Aviva Premiership table positions at the end of the regular season; 1)Saracens; The arrival of Schalk Burger is massive for the club and he will take some of the ball carrying load off Billy and Mako Vunipola and Maro Itoje. Sean Maitland is a very useful utility back but most Read More …