England captain Sarah Hunter said the team's defence was behind their WRWC semi-final victory over France.
Elliot Daly will miss the start of the Aviva Premiership season, with Wasps fearing the British and Irish Lions star risks burnout.
Holders England will play New Zealand in Saturday's final of the Women's Rugby World Cup after beating France 20-3 in Belfast.
Saracens No 8 Billy Vunipola is likely to miss the first month of the Aviva Premiership season as he continues to recover from shoulder surgery.
Relive the updates from England's semi-final victory over France at the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup.
George Ford has lauded England's "frightening" depth of playing talent as the new rugby season nears kick-off.
Jonny May says a desire to find "the next level" in his rugby career was the motivation behind joining Leicester.
Dylan Hartley has tipped Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona to force their way back into the England squad.
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Test your Calcutta Cup knowledge ahead of Saturday's Six Nations clash between England and Scotland.
Will Greenwood selects his British and Irish Lions XV if the first Test against New Zealand was tomorrow.
England Women have completed a Six Nations Grand Slam after powering to a 34-7 win over Ireland.
Will Greenwood praises Eddie Jones for changing England's mindset and looks at what to expect from their tour to Australia.
Stuart Barnes on reflects on the third Test, picks his moments of the tour and looks at the performance of Romain Poite.
Stuart Barnes on the Lions' win in Wellington, Sonny Bill Williams' dismissal and the mounting pressure on New Zealand.
Stuart Barnes on the first and second Tests, the Hurricanes' backline, and bumping into All Black legends.
Will Greenwood says that the Lions selection shows that they are prepared to play some attacking rugby against New Zealand.
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