Eddie Jones slams World Rugby for admitting video ref’s vital call was wrong

Eddie Jones has blasted World Rugby for hanging Twickenham’s blundering video referee out to dry. Three days after television match official Glenn Newman chalked off Gareth Anscombe’s try for Wales against England, the sport’s rulers publicly declared he had been wrong to do so. An unimpressed Jones said: “Once the

Scotland v France Six Nations match kick-off time and how to watch

Both Scotland and France tasted defeat on the opening weekend of this year's Six Nations championship. Last Saturday, Gregor Townsend's Scotland team were thumped 34-7 by a rampant Wales side at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Across the Channel, Jacques Brunel's France side were left dejected after suffering an agonising

Eddie Jones blasts Wales skipper and namesake in the pre-weekend mind-games

Eddie Jones has lit the fuse on this weekend’s England-Wales clash by blasting the conduct of opposition captain Alun Wyn Jones. Red Rose boss Jones claims his namesake tried to “stop the referee from allowing a kick at goal” during Wales’ Six Nations opener against Scotland last Saturday. “We can’t

Scotland v France Six Nations match kick-off time and how to watch

Both Scotland and France tasted defeat on the opening weekend of this year's Six Nations championship. Last Saturday, Gregor Townsend's Scotland team were thumped 34-7 by a rampant Wales side at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Across the Channel, Jacques Brunel's France side were left dejected after suffering an agonising

England team announced ahead of Six Nations clash against Wales

Eddie Jones has recalled Jonathan Joseph to his England midfield - just as Wales boss Warren Gatland predicted on Tuesday. In the only unenforced change to his team, Jones has dropped Ben Te’o to the bench and brought back the smooth-running, tough-tackling Bath star. The other change to the starting

Gatland heaps praise on rival Jones as England v Wales battle of wits begins

Warren Gatland has cast himself as the sorcerer’s apprentice ahead of his Twickenham showdown with Eddie Jones. Gatland goes into Saturday’s clash boasting three Six Nations title wins, two Grand Slams and a pair of unbeaten Test series leading the British & Irish Lions. Yet he claimed: “Eddie doesn’t need

Wales name line-up for Six Nations clash with England as George North returns

Wales have named an unchanged starting line-up for Saturday's clash with England at Twickenham following an imposing opening win over Scotland. George North and Liam Williams both trained on Monday, putting the pair in contention to play in the second Six Nations outing for Warren Gatland's side. North had been

Lewis Moody on why Sam Simmonds could be key for England

World Cup winner Lewis Moody is confident the introduction of Sam Simmonds will have an overwhelmingly positive impact on the England back row during the 2018 Six Nations. Simmonds replaced Nathan Hughes against Argentina in the autumn for his international debut before making his

Eddie Jones says Ben Te’o wil be "fox hunting" against Italy on Sunday

Ben Te'o is under orders to go “fox hunting” on ­England’s payback ­mission to Italy. Worcester and 2017 Lions centre Te'o starts his first England Test this weekend since Italy outsmarted the Six Nations champions for much of his full debut in the reverse fixture at Twickenham last year. Red

Experts reveal their predictions for the Six Nations

The Six Nations is back - and England are bidding to make history. Eddie Jones' men can become the first team to win the competition outright three years on the bounce since its inception. But it looks increasingly likely to boil down to an intense last day decider,

Six Nations 2018: Who can stop England landing a historic hat-trick?

THE Six Nations is back! So SunSport rugby correspondent Jonny Fordham has given his reasons to be cheerful, and fearful, for all of the nations fighting it out. Can England secure a historic hat-trick of titles? Will it finally be Ireland's year after they denied Eddie Jones' side the Grand