Mako Vunipola

Saracens tour Mako Vunipola ruled out of England tour of New Zealand
Friday 30th May 13:13

Saracens prop Mako Vunipola has been ruled out of England's tour of New Zealand.

Owen Farrell is fine after suffering a 'small ankle sprain' on Saturday
Tuesday 27th May 18:47

Saracens fly-half Owen Farrell is expected to be fit for Saturday's Aviva Premiership final against Northampton and England's subsequent tour of New Zealand.

Mako Vunipola among injury worries for England's tour to New Zealand
Monday 26th May 15:00

Mako Vunipola faces a nervous wait to discover whether or not he can play any part in England's three-Test tour of New Zealand.

Aviva Premiership: Mako Vunipola injury concern for Saracens
Saturday 3rd May 19:34

Saracens coach Mark McCall hopes Mako Vunipola will be available for their big matches at the end of the domestic and European season.

Saracens v Clermont: Benjamin Kayser hails Vunipola brothers' influence
Friday 25th April 10:55

Mako and Billy Vunipola have helped Saracens become a "more complete side", says Clermont hooker Benjamin Kayser.

Heineken Cup: Vunipola brothers relishing Saracens' clash with Clermont
Wednesday 23rd April 12:21

The Vunipola brothers are eyeing revenge when Saracens play Clermont in their Heineken Cup semi-final this weekend, but know it will be tough.

Six Nations: Mako Vunipola insists England are ready to face Wales
Thursday 6th March 18:51

Mako Vunipola insists England need no extra motivation against Wales, promising they will "leave it all out on the field" as they bid to secure their first Triple Crown since 2003.

Rugby Union: Mako Vunipola will sit out England's clash with the All Blacks
Monday 11th November 13:22

England will again be without Saracens prop Mako Vunipola for Saturday's QBE international against New Zealand due to a knee injury.

England: Owen Farrell admits it's tough facing the Vunipola brothers
Wednesday 30th October 10:46

Owen Farrell admits he does not like facing the Vunipola brothers during training and says they have a big future in international rugby union.

QBE Internationals: Graham Rowntree pleased with England's strength in depth
Tuesday 29th October 13:57

England forwards coach Graham Rowntree has backed props Mako Vunipola and Joe Marler to step up to the mark against Australia.

Alex Corbisiero ready for duel with fellow Lions prop Mako Vunipola for England shirt
Friday 2nd August 14:44

Prop Alex Corbisiero is expecting a fierce battle with Lions team-mate Mako Vunipola for the England No 1 shirt this season.

Bath duo Kyle Eastmond and Dave Attwood selected in England Elite Player Squad
Thursday 1st August 11:10

Former rugby league star Kyle Eastmond has been named in England's 33-man elite player squad for the first half of the season.

British and Irish Lions: Tom Youngs hails Mako Vunipola for response
Monday 1st July 05:54

British and Irish Lions hooker Tom Youngs has praised Mako Vunipola for bouncing back from a stuttering start against Australia in the second Test in Melbourne.

British and Irish Lions: Warren Gatland opts for added 'physicality'
Thursday 27th June 04:17

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland is ready for a "do or die" encounter against Australia in Melbourne.

British and Irish Lions: Mako Vunipola keen to take chance
Thursday 13th June 09:37

Mako Vunipola is hoping he has done enough to convince British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland that he is worthy of a place in the Test team.

Welsh scrum-half Mike Phillips believes spirit in the camp will play a crucial role in on-field success
Friday 17th May 11:53

Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips believes embodying the values of previous British and Irish Lions tour is an essential part of the team bonding process.

Saracens prop Mako Vunipola relishing top-of-the-table clash against Harlequins
Friday 22nd March 17:29

Saracens prop Mako Vunipola believes Sunday's mouth-watering Aviva Premiership clash against Harlequins can be the perfect tonic to cure his Six Nations blues.

Mako Vunipola claims England must improve against Wales
Sunday 10th March 21:53

Mako Vunipola admits England will need a vastly improved performance against Wales if they are to win their first Grand Slam since 2003.

Leicester hooker Tom Youngs handed first England start
Thursday 8th November 10:14

Leicester hooker Tom Youngs will make his England Test debut in Saturday's International against Fiji at Twickenham.

England head coach Stuart Lancaster retains uncapped trio Joe Launchbury, Mako Vunipola and Tom Youngs in squad to face Fiji
Tuesday 6th November 19:31

Uncapped trio Joe Launchbury, Mako Vunipola and Tom Youngs have been included in England's squad to play Fiji on Saturday.

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