Stuart Lancaster

RWC 2015: Lies, damn lies and statistics…

By Adam Hathaway Stuart Lancaster says he is not obsessed by statistics but you could hardly blame a former schoolteacher if he was a bit of a number-cruncher on the…

Joe Launchbury

Launchbury wary of Wales threat despite injury problems

England‘s Joe Launchbury expects Wales to put in a strong performance when the two sides meet at Twickenham on Saturday, despite their well documented injury problems. Wales lost influential players…

England v Fiji

Five things we learnt: England v Fiji

By Adam Hathaway Brad Barritt and Jonathan Joseph still to click We didn’t learn anything about this pair at all. Brad Barritt is reliable but when he makes an error…

Sam Burgess in action against Fiji

Sam Burgess: I’m ready to start against Wales

Sam Burgess drew praise for his substitute appearance for England against Fiji on Friday night and the former Rugby League man insists he’s ready to play from the start against…