England name 15 uncapped players in squad

Follow @RedefinedRugby Eddie Jones has announced a 31-man squad for England’s two-Test tour to Argentina in June.   Dylan Hartley will captain a squad that includes 15 uncapped players. In the pack, props Will Collier (Harlequins) and Harry Williams (Exeter Chiefs) are included with second-row Nick Isiekwe (Saracens) and back row forwards Sam Underhill (Ospreys/Bath)…

Result: France 20 vs 18 Wales – 18/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby France win in 100th minute France scored a converted try in the 100th minute of the game to defeat Wales 20-18 in their Six Nations clash in Paris on Saturday. A 20-minute spell on the Welsh line was the conclusion to this fixture as Camille Chat’s try, converted by Camille Lopez, saw France…

Result: Scotland 29 vs 00 Italy – 18/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Scotland finished their Six Nations campaign on a high when they claimed a deserved 29-0 bonus-point win over Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. The home side were full value for their win as they dominated for large periods – especially during the first half – although Italy will be disappointed with their effort…

Preview: Ireland vs England – 18/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby England stand on the verge of Six Nations history in Dublin this Saturday, as they face Ireland, looking to claim back-to-back Grand Slams. Few would have predicted the English to be in this position following their World Cup exit in 2015, but under the tutelage of Eddie Jones and a new coaching team…

Preview: France vs Wales – 18/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby France and Wales will be determined to finish their respective campaigns on a high when they face off in what promises to be a thrilling encounter in Paris on Saturday. With England securing their second successive championship with their win over Scotland last week, both France and Wales are amongst the tournament’s also-rans.…

Preview: Scotland vs Italy – 18/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Scotland will have a point to prove when they host Italy in Edinburgh on Saturday after their disappointing exit from Six Nations contention. Vern Cotter’s men will be reeling after their Six Nations hopes were snuffed out by a massive 61-21 loss to England last weekend where they conceded a demoralising eight tries.…

Result: England 61 v 21 Scotland 11/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby England made it back-to-back Six Nations triumphs as they defeated Scotland 61-21 with a bonus-point at Twickenham on Saturday. A hat-trick from outside centre Jonathan Joseph led the way for Eddie Jones’ charges, with Anthony Watson, Billy Vunipola and Danny Care (2) also crossing as they move an impressive eight points clear in…

Result: Italy 18 v 40 France 11/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby France broke away in the second half to secure a 40-18 win over Italy in Rome, earning a second victory of the tournament. Italy took a surprise lead through Sergio Parisse but France responded in kind through Gaël Fickou, with three penalties from Camille Lopez to two from Carlo Canna giving France a…

Result: Wales 22 vs 09 Ireland – 10/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby George North answered his critics with a brace of tries as Wales held off Ireland in a stellar Test match in Cardiff, winning 22-9. North’s try and a Leigh Halfpenny penalty handed Wales an 8-6 half-time advantage, after three-pointers in response from Johnny Sexton and Paddy Jackson. North then grabbed a second score…

Preview: England v Scotland 11/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby England will hope to make it a record-equalling 18 Test victories in “Tier 1 rugby” when they take on Scotland in the Six Nations on Saturday. Matching New Zealand’s streak would be another feather in the cap for Eddie Jones’ men but it won’t be easy against a side in form, bidding to…

Preview: Italy v France 11/03/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby France will be looking to get their Six Nations campaign back on track when they face tournament strugglers Italy in Rome on Saturday. After losing two out of their three matches – against England and Ireland – France know their chances of winning the tournament are gone but they will be determined to…