England made to fight for victory over Japan

2018-11-17 19:14

England recovered from a difficult first-half to defeat a plucky Japan side at Twickenham in London.

Itoje happy to be led by 'Dr' Ford against Japan

2018-11-17 09:01

Maro Itoje believes England will be led by one of rugby's brightest minds when flyhalf George Ford captains the side against Japan at Twickenham.

Root ton puts England on top against Sri Lanka

2018-11-16 15:15

Captain Joe Root smashed 124 and newcomer Ben Foakes again hit valuable tail end runs to put England in command of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Jones' focus solely on England as Japan reunion looms

2018-11-16 09:32

England coach Eddie Jones has no intention of getting sentimental when his side face 2019 Rugby World Cup hosts Japan at Twickenham.

Stubborn Silva inches Sri Lanka past England

2018-11-15 14:22

Sri Lanka's Roshen Silva held the fort to secure a first innings lead over England on the second day of the second Test.

Superb Stokes sparks England fightback

2018-11-15 09:24

Brilliant fielding by Ben Stokes enabled England to end a key stand between Dimuth Karunaratne and Dhananjaya de Silva as Sri Lanka reached 139 for 4 at lunch.

US boss happy with farewell for 'fantastic' Rooney

2018-11-14 22:45

United States boss Dave Sarachan is confident the decision by the Football Association to honour Wayne Rooney in no way devalues his side's friendly against England.

Curran and Buttler save England against Sri Lanka spin

2018-11-14 16:04

Sri Lanka's spinners claimed some big-name England wickets on the first day of the second Test before Jos Buttler and Sam Curran rescued the innings.

England staggered by Sri Lanka spinners

2018-11-14 11:55

England's top batsmen were toppled by Sri Lanka's spinners after their new No 3 Ben Stokes and skipper Joe Root fell cheaply on day one of the second Test.

Rooney excited to see what 'fearless' England are capable of

2018-11-14 07:00

Wayne Rooney is excited at what a young England squad can achieve under "fearless" coach Gareth Southgate in the years to come.


England sniff victory in second Kandy Test

2018-11-17 15:05

Spinners led by Jack Leach helped England close in on a series-clinching victory against Sri Lanka in the second Test before rain stopped play on Day 4.

Japan will have 'point to prove' says England's Hatley

2018-11-16 17:52

England are readying themselves to face a Japan side with a point to prove when they face the 2019 World Cup hosts at Twickenham.

Burns fifty thrusts England into crucial lead

2018-11-16 09:39

Opener Rory Burns hit his maiden Test half-century to give England a crucial 85-run second-innings lead against a persistent Sri Lankan spin attack in the second Test.

England youngsters beat USA on Rooney farewell

2018-11-16 07:15

Wayne Rooney believes the future is bright for England as a youthful Three Lions eased past the United States at Wembley on his international swansong.

Bath wing handed England debut by Jones

2018-11-15 14:02

Bath wing Joe Cokanasiga has been handed his England debut on his 21st birthday as coach Eddie Jones made 11 changes for this weekend's international against Japan.

Japan won't 'bow down' to England

2018-11-15 07:30

Japan captain Michael Leitch has vowed his side will not "bow down" to England or their former coach Eddie Jones at Twickenham.

Jones mulls boycott of 'waste of time' ref meetings

2018-11-14 18:27

England coach Eddie Jones has said meetings with World Rugby referees are "a waste of time" following the controversy over Sam Underhill's disallowed try against NZ.

Eddie Jones expects Japan to be competitive

2018-11-14 12:05

England coach Eddie Jones expects to face a competitive Japan side, because of their change in mentality, when the sides meet on Saturday.

Stokes fails England's number three test

2018-11-14 08:20

England's Ben Stokes fell for 19 after being elevated to the crucial number three batting position in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Kandy.

England bat first in Pallekele Test

2018-11-14 06:59

England have won the toss and chose to bat in the second Test against Sri Lanka on what looked to be a good spinners' wicket in Kandy.

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