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Eddie Jones has warned his discarded England veterans they must prove they have the hunger to be involved in a third Rugby World Cup.
Fiji will be without coach Vern Cotter and their southern hemisphere-based players for their games against Spain, Wales and Georgia.
England head coach Eddie Jones has announced a 34-man squad that does not include the Vunipola brothers, George Ford and Jamie George.
Leicester Tigers fly-half George Ford has been backed to continue to shine for his Premiership outfit, despite being overlooked by England.
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Wales and Cardiff centre Willis Halaholo is relishing the opportunity of facing off with the country of his birth, New Zealand, later this month.
Mark McCall expects Eddie Jones to recall Saracens trio Jamie George, Mako Vunipola and Billy Vunipola when he names his England squad.
Andrew Kellaway is focused on cementing his place in the Wallabies starting XV and said he would play in any position to achieve that goal.
The Wallabies were dealt a blow with the news that Marika Koroibete will miss the northern hemisphere tour following the birth of his child.