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England’s Joe Marler has been banned for 10 weeks. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Rugby’s disciplinary process and value system has decreed that genital grabbing merits more than twice the punishment for a dangerous and recklessly h(...)

Ireland’s Ultan Dillane (right) and Bundee Aki leave the field dejected after their Six Nations loss to England at Twickenham. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire

Last Monday on my Ryanair flight out of Dublin, I sat in seat 24A. The giant of a man who arrived and sat next to me was a doppelgänger for Tyson Fury(...)

England’s George Ford celebrates his try at 2019 Rugby World Cup England vs Argentina in Tokyo. Photograph:  Andrew Cornaga/ ©INPHO

England are facing a backlash from fans after announcing their autumn clash against Argentina will begin at 8pm. The second of the four Quilter Intern(...)

England are back in contention for the 2020 Six Nations after Sunday’s crushing win over Ireland. Photograph: EPA

Redemption day; Eyes on the prize; Turbo-charged England back to their best; England land a KO to rekindle Six Nations bid. A selection of Monday mor(...)

England’s centre Owen Farrell and Ireland’s fly-half Jonathan Sexton during their Six Nations international rugby union match at Twickenham on Sunday. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP via Getty Images

American novelist James Lane Allen once wrote that “adversity doesn’t build character, it reveals it” – a statement that will carry a certain resonanc(...)

Manu Tuilagi is tap tackled by Conor Murray during England’s Six Nations victory over Ireland at Twickenham. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Not for the first time Twickenham proved a graveyard for Ireland’s ambitions. No Triple Crown and, as a result, no shot at a Grand Slam either. What’s(...)

Eddie Jones reckons his England team were just much fitter than Ireland in their Six Nations win at Twickenham. Photo: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

A fully justified Eddie Jones is either a joy to behold or something to be avoided at all costs, depending on your colours. He cannot help rubbing sal(...)

England’s number eight Tom Curry (C) is tackled during the Six Nations match against Scotland at Murrayfield. Photograph: Getty Images

England’s backrow feels incomplete, certainly unbalanced, when denied the force of nature that is Billy Vunipola. The sight of this giant careering of(...)

Johnny Sexton: “Cian Healy, James Ryan, Tadhg Furlong, CJ Stander – they’re pretty physical to me,” he says “Josh [van der Flier] is pretty physical. Bundee Aki, Robbie Henshaw.” Photograph: Brian Reilly-Troy/Inpho

Johnny Sexton doesn’t quite lick his lips. But there has been plenty of talk of colliding bodies in Twickenham. He’s never been averse to it. The Ir(...)

England head coach Eddie Jones talks to Jonathan Joseph during an England training session. Photograph: Getty Images

Eddie Jones insists England have a back three to face down Ireland’s aerial threat after being forced into a reshuffle for Sunday’s Twickenham collisi(...)

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