Manu Tuilagi  during  England training  at the Christchurch Club  in Christchurch, New Zealand, yesterday. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Manu Tuilagi’s transition to international winger has been short lived with his reinstatement at centre for England’s third and final Test against New(...)

 Richie McCaw celebrates with his New Zealand teammates after their win over England. Photograph: Martin Hunter/Getty Images

New Zealand exploded for three tries in the second half to beat England 28-27 in their second test in Dunedin and clinch their three-match series with(...)

England’s  Manu Tuilagi: moves to the wing for the Second Test against New Zealand. Photo: David Rogers/Getty  Images

Next year’s World Cup is undoubtedly the underlying subtext of the second Test between New Zealand and England, although both sides have immediate poi(...)

  Manu Tuilagi  will play oin the right wing for England against New Zealand. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Manu Tuilagi has been warned to expect an aerial bombardment as New Zealand seek to expose the England wing’s inexperience in his new position.Tuilag(...)

 Conrad Smith of the All Blacks scores a late try against England despite Joe Marler’s best efforts  at Eden Park   in Auckland. Photograph:   Simon Watts/Getty Images

New Zealand 20 England 15 England slipped to a painful late defeat in their first Test against New Zealand knowing that a glorious opportunity (...)

Clermont’s Wesley Fofana scores his  try against Leicester. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Clermont 22 Leicester 16 Leicester were knocked out of the Heineken Cup despite a valiant comeback in their quarter-fina(...)

England coach Stuart Lancaster (left) congratulates England players including Owen Farrell (number 10) as they leave the pitch following the Six Nations win over  Italy. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

England head coach Stuart Lancaster was proud of the performance his players produced in beating Italy 52-11 in Rome, even if it fails to land(...)

Manu Tuilagi has been named on England’s bench for the Six Nations match away to Italy on Saturday. Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

Six Nations team news: England have named Manu Tuilagi on the bench for the(...)

 Manu Tuilagi in training. Photograph:   David Rogers/Getty Images

England are to name Manu Tuilagi on the bench for their final match of the RBS 6 Nations against Italy after including him in their matchday s(...)

Stuart Lancaster: “If we were to go down the route of using him on the bench he’d certainly have a big impact.”

England are deliberating whether to recall Manu Tuilagi to the bench to reinforce their final assault on the Six Nations title. Tuilagi i(...)