RWC: England out as Australia and Wales progress

Hosts England crashed out of their own World Cup after a 33-13 loss to Australia. England had lost to fierce rivals Wales 28-25 a week earlier, so needed to win against the Wallabies to keep up their chances of progressing from the ‘group of death’, pool A.  Continue reading “RWC: England out as Australia and Wales progress”

RWC Day 1: England win opening match

Mike Brown

The Rugby World Cup kicked off on Friday evening, as a packed Twickenham witnessed hosts England beating Fiji in  the opening game of the tournament. Continue reading “RWC Day 1: England win opening match”

England on the end of another bad defeat to India

Ravi Ashwin took 3-39 in his bowling spell

India were again the much better side as they cruised to a six-wicket win over England in the third ODI, giving them a 2-0 series lead. Continue reading “England on the end of another bad defeat to India”

Rooney named new captain and quartet of debutants in England squad

Rooney has scored 40 goals for England

Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney has been named as the new England captain, replacing Steven Gerrard Continue reading “Rooney named new captain and quartet of debutants in England squad”