Daly sustained a head injury during England’s rout of Scotland on SaturdayHENRY BROWNE REUTERS
19 March, 2017, 00:25
England will become the sixth team to secure back-to-back grand slams - as well as beating the All Blacks' record of 18 consecutive Test wins - if it beats Ireland in Dublin on Friday.
That would not be a 50-50 split, as New Zealand have been reported as wanting, as the RFU would have to hand over considerable amounts to Premiership clubs, who would have to release their players a week earlier than is been agreed under the current deal.
England coach Eddie Jones has reportedly backed an approach to New Zealand Rugby to explore the possibility of a match between the world heavyweights on November 4, when the All Blacks are due to play the Barbarians.
The Daily Mail reported on Wednesday that England were eager to replace a planned clash between the All Blacks and British Barbarians with a Test at Twickenham on November 4.
NZR boss Steve Tew was coy in the report, saying: "It's highly unlikely at this stage".
The match is not a formal part of the £225m agreement with the RFU.
Ireland may have brought an end to their remarkable and record-breaking 18-game winning-streak in Chicago last November, but New Zealand remain seated atop the world rankings.
This new VR content includes England Rugby VR, which will allow players to go up against some of England's best Rugby players in various virtual drill competitions.
"If the All Blacks want to turn up to the Aviva Stadium on Saturday and want to play us after Ireland, then we'll consider it", Jones quipped.
It is a match that Jones would welcome as he seeks to build towards the World Cup, but there will need to be compromise on both sides for it to go ahead.
The Lions is our major focus for this year and extra games at the end of the year can be tough for us, it's always been that way. "I hope the experience gives rugby fans and novices alike an insight in to the way we train and the amount of hard work that is involved in being an worldwide rugby player", added Gustard.
"There's been a gap between the All Blacks playing England but for a period of time we had five Tests in three years. Through a combination of world first CGI characters and unique interactive gameplay, each experience has been created to give the user unprecedented access to O2 Academy venues, The O2 and our relationship with the England Rugby team".
But Hansen added: "We're not scared to play them".
Sector-wise, all the sub-indices witnessed healthy buying, except the telecom index, which slipped a tad by 0.48 points. In the forex market, the rupee opened at 65.45 against the US dollar, down 4 paise from its previous close of 65.41.
This is obviously a very important stretch coming up, just to see you how the state of my game is, going into Augusta. Defending champion Jason Day coped with what he described as "brutally chilly" conditions to shoot a respectable 70.
We are all too familiar with Belle's iconic song, "Little Town", but now the Beast is belting out one of his own. YOU'D be forgiven for thinking that Dan Stevens would count his role in Downton Abbey as his favourite.
The rains, brought on by El Niño, are expected to continue for another two weeks, authorities said on Thursday. Severe flooding in Peru caused by unusual rainfall has left many people homeless and claimed several lives.
Mehrtens made the comments on Fox Sports following a meeting between Super Rugby bosses and partners over the weekend. There were concessions, but on first reading the deal does not appear to contain any major black eyes for the ARU.
Two Indian clerics, including the head priest of Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah and his nephew, went missing in Pakistan recently. The two had reached the Pakistani port city to meet their relatives after visiting the Data Darbar Sufi shrine in Lahore.
Penney announced Friday that its location in the Hutchinson Mall is among 138 stores it will be close later this year. And when they do pick up clothing, it's more often at off-price stores or online as Amazon moves more into apparel.
Cincinnati continued its reputation as a defensive threat by holding Kansas State to 38.9 percent shooting from the field. Dillon Brooks and Payton Pritchard scored 16 points apiece for the Ducks, who shot 64 percent and led by as many as 27.
West Ham have lost as many games against Leicester in their last five (4), as they did in the previous 25 combined (all comps). They were eight points better off and had only been beaten twice at Upton Park at the same stage last season .
Iraqi troops have effectively sealed off Mosul from the rest of the territory IS controls in Iraq and Syria. As many as 600,000 civilians are thought to still be in the Old City along with the militants.
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