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A little World Cup in Bristol

COME SEPTEMBER, all eyes will be focused on New Zealand 2011, where the big guns of rugby union will be slugging it out for the World Cup. Meanwhile, the live…

Wales v England tickets – only 6,000 left

Wales v England tickets – only 6,000 left

Ticket sales for Wales’ summer fixture against England have hit record levels as interest hots up ahead of this weekend’s sizzling summer clash on Saturday 13 August (kick-off 2.30pm) at…

Chris Ashton modelling the 2011 England Kit

Chris Ashton’s World Cup Verdict

It was a very frustrating start to the England World Cup training camp for me. I was delighted to be named in the 45-man squad but knew I would start…

England 23 Wales 19 – the video highlights

England 23 Wales 19 – the video highlights

Wales outscored England three tries to two but the boot of man of the match Jonny Wilkinson separated the sides as they both continued their preparations for next month’s Rugby…

George North

England 23 Wales 19 – Winners and Losers

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor ENGLAND GOT  off to a winning start in the World Cup warm-up games at Twickenham, tries from James Haskell and Manu Tuilagi coupled…

Matt Stevens training with the England squad

The funny side of Matt Stevens

England’s café-owning prop enjoys a coffee break with Bea Asprey… RUGBY WORLD: How’s life back in the England squad? Matt Stevens: Brilliant! Competitive, which is good. The training’s been hard…

Matt Stevens

Tuilagi to make debut against Wales

Venue: Twickenham, date: Saturday, 6 August, Kick-off: 1430 BST Coverage:Live commentary on BBC Sport website, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru and BBC 5 live sports extra; Watch live on Sky…

Jonny Wilkinson’s World Cup verdict

Jonny Wilkinson’s World Cup verdict

People are calling this month’s games with Wales and Ireland ‘warm-ups’, but I don’t see them like that. To me they’re like a World Cup or Six Nations Test. I…