Eddie Jones’s England training methods to come under scrutiny


• Rugby’s powerbrokers concerned over rise in injuries
• Jones responded to criticism from Bath’s owner

Eddie Jones’s training methods will be at the top of the agenda at the board meeting between the powerbrokers of the English game amid an escalating row over the number of injuries suffered at his England camps, Premiership Rugby has revealed.

Premiership Rugby on Thursday expressed its concern at the number of injuries sustained in training – both with England and the clubs – after Jones hit back at criticism from Bruce Craig, the Bath owner. Craig had described the injury toll at his club as “totally unacceptable” with the England coach responding that the Premiership clubs have “no right” to tell him how to run his side.

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Written by Gerard Meagher
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