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England powerhouse prop Mako Vunipola is to miss Sunday's Six Nations match with Ireland as he has returned to Tonga for family reasons.
South Africa prop Vincent Koch is relishing the prospect of facing Saracens team-mate Mako Vunipola when the Springboks play England in the Rugby World Cup final.
England prop Mako Vunipola is in danger of missing the World Cup later this year after being ruled out of action for at least three months due to a hamstring injury.
Saracens star Mako Vunipola is fit for his team's Champions Cup final clash against Leinster this weekend.
England were dealt a further injury blow ahead of the autumn internationals when it was confirmed prop Mako Vunipola would be out of action for about six weeks.
England loosehead Joe Marler is set to start in the final Test against South Africa after first-choice Mako Vunipola returned home.
England hooker Jamie George says they are looking forward to the physical challenge the Springboks will pose.
Mako Vunipola has told his England team-mates they must raise their game against Australia otherwise the Wallabies will "take them apart".
Saracens have beaten Munster in their European Champions Cup semi-final at Dublin's Lansdowne Road.
England coach Eddie Jones praised the "rugby hearts" of Mako and Billy Vunipola after revealing the brothers paid for Tonga's celebratory drinks.
Mako Vunipola has insisted he has no regrets over the joint business ventures that helped pave the way for Saracens' relegation from the English Premiership.
England are set to have both wing Jack Nowell and prop Mako Vunipola available for the first time this World Cup when they face Argentina.
Mako Vunipola will miss the climax to Saracens' pursuit of the double after being ruled out for the rest of the season with a hamstring injury.
England prop Mako Vunipola will miss the rest of the Six Nations after damaging his left ankle in the thrashing of France last weekend.
England internationals Mako and Billy Vunipola have signed new four-year contracts with Premiership champions Saracens.
Mako Vunipola and Ellis Genge have left England’s tour of South Africa with Exeter Chiefs' Alec Hepburn called up as a replacement.
Saracens captain Brad Barritt has warned SA that Mako Vunipola is the best prop in the world and will prove it for England in June's three-Test series against the Springboks.
Wellington may be far-flung for most Lions but for huge prop Mako Vunipola, who grew up dreaming of being an All Black, it is a return home.
England prop Mako Vunipola is a doubt for the Six Nations as he's set to see a specialist in the coming weeks to assess the damage to his knee.
Alex Corbisiero believes England successor Mako Vunipola is now the "best loosehead prop in the world".
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