Joe Launchbury rugby player
Joe Launchbury rugby player

Joe Launchbury

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

Picking a potential England 31-man Rugby World Cup Squad For Japan

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a mediocre 2019 Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones is left with just over four months to select his 31-man squad to travel to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. In November 2017, the England...

Press Conference - England must learn tough lessons

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones watched his England team squander a 31-point lead on Super Saturday to end their 2019 Guinness Six Nations on a sour note.   After letting a 10-3 lead slip in Cardiff in Round Three...

Scotland retain Calcutta Cup despite Ford heroics in epic

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

An astonishing second-half rally saw Scotland retain the Calcutta Cup, but they were denied victory by England at Twickenham.       George Ford rescued England from the biggest comeback...

Six Nations: England Change Four for Scotland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play Scotland in their last 2019 Six Nations match at Twickenham Stadium .    There are four changes to the starting XV that lined up against...

Spencer replaces unwell Robson in England squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens scrum-half Ben Spencer has been added to England's squad after Dan Robson was ruled out due to illness.         Ben Spencer has been called up to the England squad ahead...

Six Nations: Marcus Smith gets England call-up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has called up 31 players to prepare for England’s final Guinness Six Nations match against Scotland at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.   Maro Itoje (Saracens)...

Six Nations Team Of The Week Round Four

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another round of Six Nations action has come to an end with Wales, England and Ireland all in with a chance of claiming the title with Wales one victory away from winning the Grand Slam.     This...

Six Nations: Eddie Jones Names Mammoth Backline To Tackle Italy

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has selected his team to play Italy in their next Guinness Six Nations match on Saturday 9 March at Twickenham Stadium.      There are five changes to the...

Selecting an England XV to face Italy

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will head into their clash with Italy this weekend with the hopes they will claim a bonus point victory in order to keep them in the running for the 2019 Six Nations title.   However,...

England Squad Update

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has retained 27 players to prepare for England’s next Guinness Six Nations match against Italy at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday (KO 4:45pm live on ITV). Charlie...