Another busy day in the rugby union game as we bring you news of a sad loss to the sport and a big feature on England.
What’s on the site
Planet Rugby features writer James While looks over the five measurements and talking points that will inform the outcomes of England’s key review.
Elsewhere, there was a win for the Highlanders over the Blues in Super Rugby Aotearoa while we bring you team news for Round 16 of the Premiership.
What’s in the news
What’s on social media
We all know someone like this on day one of pre-season training…
🤮 They clearly didn't keep the body ticking over in the summer… pic.twitter.com/FaCJrx191r
— Planet Rugby (@PlanetRugby) April 16, 2021
What’s on TV
Following the recent European sojourn, the Premiership is back and starts with the clash between Northampton Saints and London Irish on BT Sport on Friday.
Elsewhere, Super Rugby AU continues as Western Force host the Waratahs and the Brumbies visit the Rebels, both will be streamed on the World Rugby website.