Ben Earl has already had a season full of highs and lows on the field, suffering relegation with his club Saracens before making his international debut for England during the Six Nations.
With the 2019-20 campaign suspended indefinitely because of coronavirus, the back-rower, who also has a degree in comparative literature, has put his great off-field passion to good use by compiling a list of must-read books during lockdown.
Just weeks ago I hit the peak, making my England debut in the Six Nations.
It finished with a win at home against Wales and you can’t get much better than that. But on that day at Twickenham, we also knew there were [...]
England and Saracens hooker Jamie George joined the Rugby Union Weekly podcast this week to talk lockdown fitness, British and Irish Lions ambitions, inspirational team-mates – and inadvertently naming his dog after a Manchester City defender.
How’s isolation working out for you?
Isolation’s all right actually. Weirdly I am quite enjoying the lockdown. I managed to get a very makeshift gym installed into my garage. If I hadn’t done that I could have put on 20kg during this lockdown! I am trying to turn it the other way.
You have got a dog as well to [...]
Chris Jones, Ugo Monye and Danny Care are joined by England and Saracens hooker Jamie George as their knowledge of the 2013 and 2017 British and Irish Lions tours is put to the test.
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Top flight women’s rugby in England is without a title sponsor after Tyrrells announced it is ending its sponsorship of the Premier 15s in August.
The Rugby Football Union said it is “actively exploring new partners” to replace Tyrrells.
The sponsorship was announced as a three-year deal when the league was relaunched in 2017 but the crisp brand have chosen not to renew.
The season was declared null and void in March because of the coronavirus.
Details of when [...]