‘A make or break game’: England face a high-stakes examination in Wales

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Eddie Jones’s team can still retain the Six Nations title but the coach knows he cannot afford a defeat in Cardiff on Saturday

Eddie Jones paused momentarily on Thursday when asked whether there was more pressure on the shoulders of England or Wales this weekend. In the good old days he would have smashed the enticing long hop back over the sightscreen, perhaps inviting his Welsh inquisitor to remind him of the scoreline when the sides last met in Llanelli in November.

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Written by Robert Kitson
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/feb/26/wales-england-six-nations-rugby-union-eddie-jones-wayne-pivac-cardiff under the title “‘A make or break game’: England face a high-stakes examination in Wales”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.