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England dig deep to fend off Japan

Despite trailing at halftime, England found their try-scoring form in the second half to get the better of Japan at Twickenham.

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O'Driscoll: Ireland win would give edge over All Blacks

Brian O'Driscoll says Ireland will have an advantage heading into the Rugby World Cup next year if they beat New Zealand on Saturday.

Leavy out of All Blacks clash, Van der Flier in

Josh van der Flier will start for Ireland against New Zealand in Dublin on Saturday after loose-forward Dan Leavy was ruled out with injury.

Crotty replaces SBW for Ireland Test

Ryan Crotty replaces an injured Sonny Bill Williams in the only change to the All Blacks team to meet Ireland in their clash of the world's top-ranked teams in Dublin.

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