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Japan have a point to prove, warns England coach

Japan have a point to prove, warns England coach

Brave Blossoms will be out to make life tough for Eddie Jones' men at Twickenham on Saturday.
Neal Hatley in an England press conference on November 16, 2018
Japan have a point to prove, warns England coach
Brave Blossoms will be out to make life tough for Eddie Jones' men at Twickenham on Saturday.
14:36
Dan Leavy pictured with the Ireland flag on March 13, 2018
Dan Leavy forced out of Ireland's All Blacks clash
Josh Van Der Flier comes in for the highly-anticipated Dublin encounter.
14:13
Bundee Aki during an Ireland training session on March 18, 2018
Marmion warns All Blacks not to target Ireland team-mate Aki
The tourists have singled out the New Zealand-born centre ahead of the meting between the two sides in Dublin.
10:21
Joe Cokanasiga in an England training session on November 6, 2018
Cokanasiga is 'something special' – England head coach Jones
The giant Bath wing is one of 11 changes for Saturday's penultimate Quilter International at Twickenham.
Nov 15, 15:33
Jonah Holmes in action for Leicester Tigers on February 18, 2018
Warren Gatland excited by potential of Jonah Holmes
Wales boss has made 14 changes for Saturday's Test match against Tonga.
Nov 15, 15:29
Bundee Aki during an Ireland training session on March 18, 2018
Ireland boss Schmidt defends Aki's commitment
The Connacht powerhouse Aki will face the All Blacks for the first time.
Nov 15, 15:18
Ireland's Devin Toner pictured in February 2017
Toner returns for Ireland's New Zealand Test
The lock has been restored to the line-up.
Nov 15, 14:17
Finn Russell in action for Scotland on March 10, 2018
Invigorated Russell ready to take challenge to Springboks
The 26-year-old swapped Glasgow for Paris in the summer.
Nov 15, 12:18
Joe Cokanasiga in an England training session on November 6, 2018
Cokanasiga to make England debut against Japan
The giant Fijian-born wing has been in destructive form for Bath this season.
Nov 15, 11:53
Kyle Sinckler during an England training session on November 2, 2018
Sinckler: Jones' Japan comments were music to my ears
England are looking to make it two wins from three in the autumn internationals.
Nov 14, 22:01
Manu Tuilagi during an England training session on November 7, 2018
Tuilagi earmarked for England comeback against Australia
The Leicester centre was due to feature against South Africa until he suffered a groin injury in training.
Nov 14, 15:12
Gregor Townsend in charge of Scotland on March 10, 2018
Gregor Townsend: Scalping South Africa would top Calcutta Cup triumph
The Dark Blues ended a decade-long wait for victory over the Auld Enemy in February.
Nov 14, 15:06
England's Eddie Jones pictured on November 10, 2018
Jones classes officials' meetings as 'waste of time' after Underhill's ruled-out try
England were denied victory over New Zealand at Twickenham on Saturday.
Nov 13, 22:01
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Beauden Barrett expecting some surprises from Ireland
The All Blacks are wary of Schmidt's men after a 40-29 defeat in 2016.
Nov 13, 17:33
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Andy Farrell insists New Zealand still the world's best even if Ireland win
New Zealand will retain the world number-one ranking even if number two side Ireland win in Dublin.
Nov 13, 17:01
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Injury rules George Kruis out of England's remaining autumn internationals
Kruis was replaced by Charlie Ewels in the 66th minute of the 16-15 defeat at Twickenham.
Nov 13, 14:20
Stuart Hogg of Scotland during the Rugby World Cup game with Japan on September 23, 2015
Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg to join Exeter Chiefs next summer
The Chiefs have announced the signing of the Scotland full-back on a two-year deal from next season.
Nov 13, 10:29
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Brian O'Driscoll and Tana Umaga bury hatchet over tackle on 2005 Lions tour
The All Blacks star and team-mate Keven Mealamu were criticised over the incident which left the former Ireland captain with a dislocated shoulder.
Nov 13, 00:02
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Coles found it weird facing old pal Shields
The All Blacks front-rower had to put friendship aside when he came up against England at Twickenham.
Nov 12, 17:35
Wales head coach Warren Gatland before the Six Nations match against Italy on  March 11, 2018
Gatland prepared to endure nervous finish for long-awaited win over Wallabies
Wales have won won seven successive games against all opponents for a first tine since the 2004-05 season.
Nov 10, 21:16

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