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Nowell out of 6N
06 March, 2018 13:14
...so Denny may make the XXIII. Underhill is also a doubt for the France game.



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Re: Nowell out of 6N
james46 (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 13:47
Underhill out and Hartley doubtful.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
MartWhit (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 14:27
its mighty convenient that Hartley is 'injured'.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
clutch (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 14:47
Daley will be back

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
RugbyMarvel (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 14:58
Daly comes in for Nowell. Canít see Solomona getting a squad spot until SA tests at best.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
Bradwall Boy (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 15:31
According to the Telegraph Haskell is in line for a call up for Underhill.

Bewildered by this.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
Olyy (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 16:36
Quote:
Bradwall Boy
According to the Telegraph Haskell is in line for a call up for Underhill.
Bewildered by this.

Makes no sense at all, especially as Simmonds is fit again.
Unless they're planning on binning the three lock experiment and playing Robshaw/Simmonds on the flanks with Haskell cover on the bench
There's still a number of backrowers I'd pick over Haskell in that (or indeed any) situation though

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
ale shark (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 16:45
If England don't win in Paris they'll probably finish 5th. The Hask has +70 caps, worth a spot on the bench with such a lot at stake. Don't necessarily agree, just the way it is.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
06 March, 2018 18:32
[www.englandrugby.com]



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Dis mus be da place

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
StalyShark (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 18:37
Letís hope he gets a game to top off his week!

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
madders (IP Logged)
06 March, 2018 19:21
He looks the back most likely to be travelling reserve. 11 retained, likely to be 10 in match squad.

 
Re: Nowell out of 6N
MartWhit (IP Logged)
07 March, 2018 09:32
This game was absolutely tailor made for Underhill to nail his place in the team. I suspect Haskell of deliberately standing on his toe.

I think We may see the 3 locks experiment killed, with england comfortable enough with their physicality to play a more balanced back row and up the pace to trouble the french (shouldnt be too difficult since they are puffing coming out of the changing room). The dilemma then becomes which of Haskell or Simmonds will start at 7. For me its a no brainer and Simmonds wins every time, but I'm not eddie.


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