Barnet once more got themselves into a winning position only to be denied three points by conceding a late goal in a 1-1 draw against Carlisle United at Brunton Park.
An individual effort by Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro had given the Bees an early lead only for Carlisle to level with an equally spectacular strike by Shaun Miller in the 85th minute.
As Maro Itoje and Billy Vunipola are set to return to Saracens, this will give England a boost for sure. The pair are fit and would be part of the squad when the team encounters the Wasps in the coming weekend. Nathan Earle would also join them as they come on to be part of the two day training camp being organized in England.
Eddie Jones is definitely relieved to have these two players returned to Saracens squad, especially before the Six Nations games come on, and the World Cup Finals take centre-stage in June – tickets for the Final available through this link. Read more
The captain of the Women England Rugby team Sarah Hunter had a moment not to forget during win of England over USA in the Rugby World Cup 2017 took place in Ireland in the beginning of this year.
During the win of Red Roses’ quarter-final, Hunter, who is now 32-year-old and also the owner of an MBE had her shorts pulled down. This happened while she was helping a teammate charge forward with the ball. While she was helping her teammate, her shorts were pulled by the countering team accidently and it almost leads Hunter to an embarrassing moment. Read more
The head coach of England Eddie Jones says he is relishing the fixture of the side at the Sapporo Dome at the 2019 Rugby World Cup (RWC) after visiting the venue this week.
He is in Japan for a race as he prepares for showpiece event of rugby in less than two years. England will start their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign at the same stadium, where they will face team Tonga on 22 September. Read more