Browsing Jonny Wilkinson

Who Should Kick – Toby Flood or Jonny Wilkinson?

Posted on 6 Oct, 2011, by in Rugby

With Jonny Wilkinson’s boot no longer a sure thing when it comes to penalties and conversions, he and Toby Flood will hold a closed-doors kicking test to see who will get the part, with both men starting in the XV, of getting England past France. More

All You Need is a Chris Ashton Try (England vs Scotland)

Posted on 1 Oct, 2011, by in Rugby

Chris Ashton scored a very late try to complete a second half comeback by England, beating Scotland 16-12, making it a perfect group stage run for the 2003 champions while the Scottish wait for the Georgia – Argentina result before packing and leaving New Zealand. More

Ben Youngs Just About Enough (England vs Argentina)

Posted on 10 Sep, 2011, by in Rugby

This wasn’t the performance Martin Johnson expected from his 2011 Six Nations winning side. No one expected Jonny Wilkinson to miss so much. Argentina were the more physical, dominant side for the first 60 minutes, but Ben Youngs’ entrance to Scrum-Half shifted momentum and also got England the only try of the match, enough for a 13-9 opening match win. More