Joey Carbery suffers suspected broken arm as Ireland squeeze past Fiji

  • Published in Sports
Ian Keatley’s two late penalties saved Ireland. • Ireland 23-20 Fiji
• Carbery impressed Joe Schmidt at No10 before suffering injury

Joey Carbery suffered a suspected broken arm in Ireland’s edgy victory over Fiji, Joe Schmidt revealed afterwards, and the Leinster playmaker will definitely miss Saturday’s Test against Argentina though how long he will be out remains unclear.

Carbery’s two missed c

Read more...

Jake Ball steps into England mix for first Ashes Test in a moon boot

  • Published in Sports
Guide • Medical staff praised after bowler recovers from strained ankle ligaments
• Craig Overton was hoping for Test debut against Australia at the Gabba

Jake Ball has belatedly entered England’s selection shake-up for the opening Test in Brisbane next week after what was on Friday described as miracle work by the squad’s support staff.

Paul Farbrace,

Read more...

Eddie Jones urges England to ‘physically dominate’ Australia

  • Published in Sports
• ‘We’re playing against the best team in the world,’ says England coach
• Owen Farrell recalled and Maro Itoje to be unleashed from the bench

Eddie Jones has urged England to “physically dominate” Australia on Saturday, insisting his side will do so legally, and has claimed their four-match winning streak against the Wallabies will be preying on his

Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed