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Rugby-Jones delighted as everything clicks for England

England coach Eddie Jones was delighted with the way England followed their expansive game plan as they ripped Ireland apart in a record 57-15, eight-try Twickenham demolition job that sounded a warning to their World Cup rivals on Saturday.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Scotland bounce back to beat France 17-14

A much-changed Scotland bounced back strongly from last week's thrashing by France by winning the return fixture 17-14 at Murrayfield on Saturday, though neither team will take much joy from what was a scrappy World Cup warm-up clash.

Rugby-Scotland bounce back to beat France 17-14

A much-changed Scotland bounced back strongly from last week's thrashing by France by winning the return fixture 17-14 at Murrayfield on Saturday, though neither team will take much joy from what was a scrappy World Cup warm-up clash.

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Rampant England thrash Ireland to lay down World Cup marker

Rampant England thrash Ireland to lay down World Cup marker

LONDON (Reuters) - England delivered a command performance to delight a sun-drenched Twickenham on Saturday as they ran in eight tries in a record 57-15 rout of Ireland in a World Cup warm-up that would have had their coach Eddie Jones drooling.

Jones delighted as everything clicks for England

Jones delighted as everything clicks for England

LONDON (Reuters) - England coach Eddie Jones was delighted with the way England followed their expansive game plan as they ripped Ireland apart in a record 57-15, eight-try Twickenham demolition job that sounded a warning to their World Cup rivals on Saturday.

Coach Schmidt bemoans Ireland 'malaise'

Coach Schmidt bemoans Ireland 'malaise'

LONDON (Reuters) - Ireland coach Joe Schmidt lambasted his players for missing 34 tackles and looking sluggish in defence after they were thrashed 57-15 by England at Twickenham on Saturday.

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