Joe Launchbury rugby player
Joe Launchbury rugby player

Joe Launchbury

12th Apr 1991 1.98m/115kg No 4 Lock

Player Ratings: Wales v England

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales secured top spot in the world rankings for the first time in their history as they managed to overturn 33-19 loss to England last Saturday to win the rematch in Cardiff 13-6.   We rate every...

England name team to face Wales

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Ford will captain the side again following Sunday’s 33-19 win over Wales at Twickenham Stadium.  There are three changes to the starting XV that played last weekend. Maro Itoje is named...

Eddie Jones names his 31-man England squad for the Rugby World Cup

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has confirmed his official 31-man squad to participate in the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan beginning next month.   Owen Farrell will captain England in...

Player Ratings: England v Wales

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England were too good for a strong Wales side at Twickenham as an experimental England side prevented Wales from going top of the world rankings with a 33-19 win at Twickenham.     Here is...

Experimental England team named to face Wales

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named an experimental team to tackle Wales at Twickenham on Sunday.   Jones has named two openside flankers in his starting line up with Tom Curry donning the #6 jersey with Sam...

England drop four players from squad ahead of Wales clash

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England coach Eddie Jones has trimmed his squad ahead of the Rugby World Cup warm-up match against Wales, with Ben Te'o and Mike Brown among those dropped.   After a 12-day training camp in Italy,...

How England could run out against Wales

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his squad from who he will pick the match day Xv to face Wales this Sunday. Mike Brown, Alex Dombrandt, Ben Spencer and Ben Te’o are not included in this week’s squad.   Following...

England squad update ahead of Wales

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has called up 33 players to assemble today at Pennyhill Park ahead of England’s first Quilter International against Wales on Sunday 11 August at...

England squad update: Joe Marchant joins the squad travelling to Treviso

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has called up 38 players for England’s third official Rugby World Cup training camp in Treviso, Italy (22 July until 2 August).    The squad will fly this...

Eddie Jones names 35-man World Cup training squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his official Rugby World Cup 2019 training squad.   35 players will assemble at The Lensbury Hotel on Sunday (7 July) for England's first official...