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Marcus Smith starts as England full-back for first time against Chile
21st September 2023
Marcus Smith will provide a cutting edge from full-back as England look to give their attack lift off in their World Cup clash with Chile in Lille.
England battle to bonus-point victory in messy display against Japan
17th September 2023
England continued their advance towards the World Cup quarter-finals by toppling Japan 34-12 but a messy performance that came alive in the the second half will have done little to worry the tournament’s heavyweights.
Preview: England v Japan talking points
16th September 2023
England resume their World Cup campaign when they face Japan in their second Pool D encounter at Stade de Nice on Sunday. Here, we examine five talking points heading into the showdown on the French Riviera.
Lewis Ludlam gets nod ahead of Billy Vunipola to start for England against Japan
15th September 2023
Lewis Ludlam has edged Billy Vunipola in the battle for England’s number eight jersey for Sunday’s World Cup clash with Japan.
Tom Curry to miss England's next two World Cup matches after dangerous tackle
12th September 2023
Tom Curry will be available for England’s final World Cup group game after receiving a two-match ban for his dangerous tackle against Argentina on Saturday.
George Ford masterclass earns 14-man England an opening World Cup win
9th September 2023
George Ford masterminded a remarkable England victory forged in adversity after Argentina were toppled 27-10 in their World Cup opener despite Tom Curry being sent off in the third minute.
Preview: England v Argentina talking points
8th September 2023
England and Argentina collide in their pivotal World Cup opener at the Stade Velodrome on Saturday with Steve Borthwick’s side in the unusual position of being considered underdogs. Here, we examine five talking points heading into the fixture.
England pick Alex Mitchell at scrum-half for World Cup opener against Argentina
7th September 2023
England have taken a step towards igniting their attack by picking Alex Mitchell at scrum-half for their crucial World Cup opener against Argentina in Marseille on Saturday.
Owen Farrell says high tackle that led to World Cup suspension 'a mistake'
4th September 2023
Owen Farrell admits the tackle that resulted in his suspension for Saturday’s World Cup opener against Argentina was a mistake.