Anthony Watson rugby player
Anthony Watson rugby player

Anthony Watson

26th Feb 1994 1.85m/93kg Right Wing

On this day in 2015: Sorry England make World Cup history with group-stage exit

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England became the first host nation to be knocked out of the Rugby World Cup at the group stage after losing 33-13 to Australia on this day in 2015. Stuart Lancaster’s side had gone into the tournament...

Jonny May confronted Steve Borthwick after initial omission from England squad

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jonny May has revealed that he confronted Steve Borthwick after his initial omission from England’s World Cup squad drew his “monkey out”. May was told he would not be part of the 33...

World Cup draw gives England glimmer of hope after poor form, injuries and bans

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England enter the World Cup at their lowest ebb yet because of the most lopsided draw in the tournament’s history they still have hope of reaching the quarter-finals. A disastrous build-up has seen...

Borthwick confirms his 33 to go to France

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jonny May (Gloucester Rugby) and Alex Mitchell (Northampton Saints) are included in the squad replacing Jack van Poortvliet (Leicester Tigers) and Anthony Watson.   ENGLAND’S OFFICIAL 2023...

Preview: England v Fiji

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will look to finish their Summer Nations Series on a high when they welcome a dangerous Fiji side to Twickenham on Saturday. Steve Borthwick has been forced to deal with a blow this week with...

Steve Borthwick has work to do – England v Fiji talking points

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England face Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday in a send-off for the World Cup that is fraught with danger given the Islanders have toppled Tonga, Japan and Samoa in recent weeks.   Here the PA news...

Anthony Watson to be ruled out of RWC in fresh blow to England’s preparations

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England winger Anthony Watson is set to be ruled out of the World Cup in another huge blow for England’s preparations.   The RFU, confirming Watson will miss the tournament, said in a statement:...

Match Day Programme: Ireland v England

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A big hitter on this weekend's fixture list is a warm-up match between Ireland and England. With both teams coming from a win in their last games, they will look to carry the momentum into the next game...

England make 6 changes to starting XV to face Ireland

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Steve Borthwick has named a match day 23 to face Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.   Manu Tuilagi returns to the midfield as one of six changes to the starting line up...

England announce 33-player squad for the RWC

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell will captain England in his third Rugby World Cup with Ellis Genge and Courtney Lawes named as vice captains.   The squad is made up of 19 forwards and 14 backs, totals over 1,400...