Courtney Lawes

Born: February 2, 1989 (age 27)

Weight: 18st 8lb (118kg)

Hometown: London Borough of Hackney|Hackney, London

Position: Lock
Courtney Lawes passes the ball during the Northampton Saints training session held on April 1, 2015
Sports Mole has 75 articles about Courtney Lawes. Articles 1 to 40:
South Africa's Francois Louw during a training session on June 18, 2013
Francois Louw charged by RFU
Bath flanker Francois Louw is charged by the RFU over an alleged eye gouge on Courtney Lawes during his side's 15-14 defeat at the hands of Northampton Saints.
May 4, 22:33
Luther Burrell of England celebrates his try with Courtney Lawes of England during the RBS Six Nations match between France and England at Stade de France on February 1, 2014
Ed Slater, Luther Burrell added to 33-man England squad
England head coach Eddie Jones adds Ed Slater and Luther Burrell as injury replacements to his 33-man training squad, which also includes Manu Tuilagi.
Mar 6, 20:29
Maro Itoje faces the media during the Saracens media session held on April 14, 2015
Maro Itoje to make full England debut
With Joe Launchbury ruled out by a hamstring injury, Maro Itoje will make his full England debut against Ireland on Saturday.
Feb 25, 10:11
Eddie Jones watches on during the Six Nations game between Scotland and England on February 6, 2016
England make three changes for Six Nations clash against Italy
England head coach Eddie Jones makes three changes for Sunday's Six Nations clash against Italy, introducing Mako Vunipola, Courtney Lawes and Ben Youngs.
Feb 12, 10:11
Eddie Jones, the new England Rugby head coach, poses at Twickenham Stadium on November 20, 2015
Eddie Jones names first England XV
Danny Care and Joe Marler both feature in Eddie Jones's first England starting lineup for the Six Nations game away to Scotland.
Feb 4, 10:17
Tom Wood of England wins the lineout during the Rugby World Cup game with Wales on September 26, 2015
Preview: England vs. Australia
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both teams as England and Australia prepare for Saturday's crucial Pool A clash at Twickenham.
Oct 1, 21:46
England's centre Jonathan Joseph scores a try during the Six Nations international rugby union match between Wales and England at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on February 6, 2015
Jonathan Joseph returns for England, Sam Burgess drops to bench for Australia clash
Jonathan Joseph returns from injury for England's crunch Rugby World Cup Pool A match against Australia, replacing Sam Burgess at centre.
Oct 1, 11:53
England's centre Jonathan Joseph scores a try during the Six Nations international rugby union match between Wales and England at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on February 6, 2015
England centre Jonathan Joseph could make Australia clash
Centre Jonathan Joseph, who returned to training on Tuesday, may be in with a chance of recovering from injury before England's clash against Australia on Saturday.
Sep 29, 18:13
Anthony Watson of England breaks away from Jonny Sexton of Ireland during the QBE International match between England and Ireland at Twickenham Stadium on September 5, 2015
England name unchanged side for Rugby World Cup opener
Stuart Lancaster sticks with a winning formula by naming an unchanged side for the meeting with Fiji in Friday's opening Rugby World Cup fixture.
Sep 14, 16:48
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
Courtney Lawes regains tackling confidence following shoulder injuries
England lock Courtney Lawes reveals that he has finally regained his confidence in defence after injuring both shoulders last season.
Sep 5, 22:33
George Kruis of Saracens catches the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and Harlequins at Wembley Stadium on March 22, 2014
Report: England pick George Kruis over Dave Attwood in World Cup squad
Stuart Lancaster reportedly opts for lock George Kruis over Dave Attwood for England's World Cup squad.
Aug 26, 22:57
England captain Chris Robshaw is tugged during the final Six Nations game against France on March 21, 2015
Big names return for England against France in Paris
England coach Stuart Lancaster makes 14 changes to his side for their Rugby World Cup warm-up match against France in Paris.
Aug 18, 17:14
Courtney Lawes passes the ball during the Northampton Saints training session held on April 1, 2015
Courtney Lawes confident of Northampton Saints progression in Champions Cup
Courtney Lawes believes that Northampton Saints have got "as good a chance as anyone" of beating Clermont Auvergne in their own backyard this weekend.
Apr 2, 08:33
George Ford runs to score a try for England on March 21, 2015
Result: England win against France not enough to stop Ireland from securing Six Nations
England beat France 55-35 in their final Six Nations clash at Twickenham, falling short of the 26 points needed to overtake Ireland at the top of the standings.
Mar 21, 19:00
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
Tom Wood impressed by Courtney Lawes performance
Tom Wood hails fit-again teammate Courtney Lawes, who he believes is a key player for both Northampton Saints and England.
Mar 18, 08:16
England's Head Coach Stuart Lancaster walks on the pitch before the international rugby union test match between England and New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium, southwest of London on November 8, 2014
Preview: England vs. Scotland
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Calcutta Cup showdown between England and Scotland at Twickenham.
Mar 13, 21:09
England's Head Coach Stuart Lancaster walks on the pitch before the international rugby union test match between England and New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium, southwest of London on November 8, 2014
Stuart Lancaster expects England response against Scotland
England coach Stuart Lancaster is confident that his side will boost their Six Nations hopes with a victory over Scotland.
Mar 11, 18:02
Mike Brown of England in action during the England training session at Loughborough University on August 12, 2013
England duo Mike Brown, Courtney Lawes return to face Scotland
England pair Mike Brown and Courtney Lawes are recalled for the team's Six Nations clash with Scotland.
Mar 11, 16:13
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
Graham Rowntree excited by return of "special" Courtney Lawes
Graham Rowntree believes that England will be boosted by the potential return of the "special" Courtney Lawes against Scotland.
Mar 11, 02:54
England's Head Coach Stuart Lancaster walks on the pitch before the international rugby union test match between England and New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium, southwest of London on November 8, 2014
England retain 17 players at training base
England keep hold of 17 players to continue training at their Pennyhill Park base ahead of their crucial Six Nations clash with Ireland at the start of next month.
Feb 17, 13:57
England's Head Coach Stuart Lancaster walks on the pitch before the international rugby union test match between England and New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium, southwest of London on November 8, 2014
England select 33-man training squad for Italy clash
England coach Stuart Lancaster picks a 33-man squad in preparation for Saturday's Six Nations match against Italy at Twickenham.
Feb 8, 23:15
Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards looks on during a Wales training session at the Vale on March 12, 2013
Shaun Edwards wary of wounded England ahead of Six Nations opener
Shaun Edwards refuses to play down the talents of England, despite Friday night's opponents coming into the game with just nine survivors from their last outing.
Feb 5, 14:21
Tom Ryder of Glasgow Warriors beats Devin Toner of Leinster to the ball during the Heineken Cup match between Glasgow Warriors and Leinster at Firhill Stadium on January 15, 2012
Tom Ryder makes Northampton Saints switch
Glasgow Warriors lock Tom Ryder makes the switch to Northampton Saints for the remainder of the season.
Jan 28, 17:03
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Warren Gatland: England have "so much strength in depth"
Wales head coach Warren Gatland plays down England's injury issues by insisting that they have "so much strength in depth".
Jan 28, 12:06
Nick Easter of Harlequins is tackled by Tom Fowlie of London Irish during the Aviva Premiership match between London Irish and Harlequins at Twickenham Stadium on September 6, 2014
Nick Easter "buzzing" to be recalled by England
Nick Easter admits that he is "buzzing" to be back involved with England after being named in the Six Nations squad.
Jan 27, 21:59
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
Courtney Lawes to miss start of Six Nations with ankle injury
England lock Courtney Lawes will miss the start of the Six Nations with an ankle injury.
Jan 18, 20:11
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints is tackled by Thom Johnson of Exeter Chiefs during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Exeter Chiefs at Franklin's Gardens on September 7, 2013
Dylan Hartley, Courtney Lawes sign new Northampton Saints deals
England duo Dylan Hartley and Courtney Lawes are among seven players to sign contract extensions with Northampton Saints.
Dec 17, 11:07
Mako Vunipola looks on during the England training session at Pennyhill Park on October 31, 2013
England number eight Billy Vunipola ruled out of Australia clash
England number eight Billy Vunipola is to miss his country's clash with Australia due to concussion.
Nov 24, 11:41
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
England hopeful of Courtney Lawes, Dylan Hartley fitness
England duo Courtney Lawes and Dylan Hartley are expected to be fit to face South Africa on Saturday despite suffering concussion against New Zealand.
Nov 10, 16:16
Luther Burrell of England celebrates his try with Courtney Lawes of England during the RBS Six Nations match between France and England at Stade de France on February 1, 2014
Luther Burrell to miss South Africa game with hand injury
Luther Burrell will miss England's match with South Africa as he continues his recovery from a hand injury.
Nov 9, 22:42
Tom Wood of England wins a line-out during the QBE Autumn International match between England and New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium on November 16, 2013
Jim Mallinder confident over Tom Wood injury
Jim Mallinder says that Tom Wood is likely to be fit within the next "week or two" having missed Northampton Saints' clash against Bath Rugby on the weekend.
Sep 29, 20:13
Joe Launchbury looks on during the England training session at Pennyhill Park on November 12, 2013
Joe Launchbury recalled to replace injured Geoff Parling
Geoff Parling is ruled out of England's final Test against New Zealand and therefore Stuart Lancaster recalls Wasps lock Joe Launchbury for the match in Hamilton.
Jun 20, 10:14
Freddie Burns looks on during the England training session held at Ponsonby Rugby Club on June 12, 2014
Freddie Burns selected at fly-half for England
Stuart Lancaster announces that Freddie Burns will start at fly-half against New Zealand in England's third and final Test.
Jun 19, 07:00
England coach Stuart Lancaster looks on before the First Test match between Argentina and England on June 8, 2013
England coach Stuart Lancaster hints at changes for second Test
England coach Stuart Lancaster suggests that he will make several changes to his team for next weekend's second Test against New Zealand.
Jun 8, 11:07
Matt Banahan of Bath takes on Luther Burrell of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath and Northampton Saints at The Recreation Ground on May 2, 2014
Result: Bath, Northampton Saints share draw
Bath Rugby and Northampton Saints share a 19-19 draw in the Aviva Premiership.
May 2, 21:53
Ireland wing Dave Kearney is tackled by Billy Twelvetrees as Danny Care looks on during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Ireland at Twickenham Stadium on February 22, 2014
Result: England narrowly beat Ireland at Twickenham
England beat Ireland 13-10 at Twickenham to inflict a first defeat on their opponents in this year's Six Nations.
Feb 22, 17:44
Courtney Lawes holds onto the ball during the England Captain's run at Stade de France on January 31, 2014
Courtney Lawes passed fit for England
England lock Courtney Lawes is passed fit for Saturday's Six Nations clash with Scotland after recovering from a bruised cheekbone.
Feb 3, 15:16
Leicester Tigers' Ed Slater celebrates a try in the Aviva Premiership match with Northampton Saints on October 5, 2013
Result: Late comeback earns Leicester Tigers draw
A late try from Ed Slater earns Leicester Tigers a 19-19 draw with Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership.
Oct 5, 17:18
England's coach Stuart Lancaster during the match against South Africa on November 24, 2012
Stuart Lancaster to help Northampton Saints over Premiership heartbreak
Stuart Lancaster is hoping that England's Test series against Argentina will help the Northampton Saints players get over their Aviva Premiership final defeat.
May 28, 06:42
Leicester's Niall Morris runs into score the first try of the Aviva Premiership Final against Northampton Saints on May 25, 2013
Result: Leicester Tigers crowned Premiership champions
Leicester Tigers win a third Aviva Premiership title in five years as they beat Northampton Saints 37-17 at Twickenham Stadium.
May 25, 17:00