England

Owen Farrell starts at fly-half with Marcus Smith at full-back as Steve Borthwick names bold selection for Fiji

Owen Farrell will start at fly-half in England's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Fiji, while Marcus Smith has been given the nod at full-back.
13 October 2023

England happy to be public enemy number one against Fiji - Billy Vunipola

Billy Vunipola insists England are prepared to embrace the role of "the team everyone loves to hate" as they gear up to face Fiji in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals.
11 October 2023

South Africa to face England in November 2024

South Africa will be head to Twickenham Stadium next year as they lock horns with England as a part of their Europe tour.
9 October 2023

England recall Sam Underhill as replacement for injured Jack Willis

England have recalled Bath back-row Sam Underhill as a replacement for the injured Jack Willis as Steve Borthwick's side begin to focus on their World Cup quarter-final against Fiji.
8 October 2023

Match Centre: Rugby World Cup Pool D: England 18-17 Samoa

Danny Care scored the decisive try as England survived a scare from Samoa sealing a 18-17 victory in their final game of the group stage in the Rugby World Cup at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Saturday.
7 October 2023

England out to avoid 'backwards step' against Samoa with one eye on World Cup quarter-finals

The mentality within the England camp suggested they wouldn't be resting on their laurels against Samoa, and Steve Borthwick's team selection for their final pool match only backs up that point.
6 October 2023

Farrell and Ford to start for England against Samoa

England head coach Steve Borthwick has named skipper Owen Farrell and George Ford in the starting line up for the upcoming Rugby World Cup game against Samoa to be played at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Saturday.
5 October 2023

English rugby is 'on the cusp of something quite spectacular' - RFU CEO Bill Sweeney

The chief executive of the Rugby Football Union (RFU) Bill Sweeney has expressed optimism about the future of English rugby, describing it as being "on the verge of something truly remarkable."
5 October 2023

'Hybrid contracts beneficial to English rugby' - Danny Care

Scrum-half Danny Care believes hybrid contracts will be beneficial to English rugby if they manage to keep the best players in the Premiership.
3 October 2023

Lennox Anyanwu Interview: 'I'd liken Marcus to a Tom Brady, Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant'

The Quins emerging talent isn't surprised by Smith's recent showings at full-back and believes his quality, work-rate and mentality is what sets the England international apart.
3 October 2023

Guy Porter: "I was in the England environment - I've enjoyed watching them build a more complete game"

With England already guaranteed top spot in Pool D, Porter was always confident Steve Borthwick's side would show their ability to progress to the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup.
2 October 2023

Abby Dow Exclusive: The opportunity of WXV, why Ealing 'feels like home' and moving forward with the Red Roses

After a whirlwind 18 months, England's speedster is looking forward to a number of fresh starts both on the international and domestic stage.
28 September 2023

Kyle Sinckler hopes England's 'tough patch' is behind them as dark days start to 'pay dividends'

With three wins from three at the Rugby World Cup and having expressed themselves against Chile for perhaps the first time under Steve Borthwick, tighthead prop Kyle Sinckler hopes fans can see how hard he and England have worked.
26 September 2023

Rugby World Cup Highlights: Pool D - England v Chile

Henry Arundell starred with five tries as England dominated Chile with a 71-0 victory at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Saturday to maintain their unbeaten run in the ongoing Rugby World Cup. Here are the highlights from the encounter.
23 September 2023

Five-star Henry Arundell shines on World Cup debut as England cruise past Chile

Henry Arundell scores five of England's 11 tries as Steve Borthwick's men made it three wins from three with a 71-0 victory over Chile in Lille.
23 September 2023

England name Marcus Smith at fullback as Owen Farrell returns for game against Chile

England head coach Steve Borthwick has named Marcus Smith at fullback for the upcoming Rugby World Cup game against Chile to be played on Saturday.
22 September 2023

England not ruling out playing Owen Farrell, George Ford and Marcus Smith together - Richard Wigglesworth

England assistant coach Richard Wigglesworth did not rule out the possibility of playing Owen Farrell, George Ford and Marcus Smith in the same line up at the Rugby World Cup.
19 September 2023

Rugby World Cup Highlights: Pool D: England v Japan

England overcame a spirited Japan side in greasy conditions at Stade de Nice on Sunday to maintain their winning streak in the ongoing Rugby World Cup campaign.
18 September 2023

Match Centre: Rugby World Cup Pool D: England 34-12 Japan

England managed to overcome Japan with a 34-12 victory at Stade de Nice on Sunday to maintain their winning streak in the ongoing Rugby World Cup campaign.
17 September 2023

Lewis Ludlam to start for England against Japan

England have included Lewis Ludlam in the starting line up for their second Rugby World Cup game against Japan to be played on Sunday.
15 September 2023