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Tom Hamilton

England crash out of home World Cup

England have been knocked out of the 2015 Rugby World Cup with Saturday night's 33-13 defeat to Australia ensuring the host nation fell at the first hurdle after two defeats from three games.

Martyn Thomas

Preview: Argentina vs. Tonga

Argentina must overhaul a reinvigorated Tonga if they are to make it out of Pool C alongside New Zealand.

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Five-try France stifle Canadian threat

Despite a valiant performance from the underdogs, France continued their progression towards the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup with another bonus-point victory.

ESPN Staff

'Robshaw is not an international flanker'

Former Australia coach Eddie Jones suggests that Toulon's Steffon Armitage could have helped redress the balance in England's back row ahead of the crucial World Cup clash.

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Ireland legend D'Arcy slates 'naive' Burgess

Sam Burgess' "naivety embarrassed those around him" according to former Ireland centre Gordon D'Arcy, another savage criticism of the England squad ahead of their must-win game with Australia.

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