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The England national rugby union team represents England in men's international rugby union. They compete in the annual Six Nations Championship with France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales. England have won the championship on a total of 28 occasions – winning the Grand Slam 13 times and the Triple Crown 26 times – making them the most successful outright winners in the tournament's history. As of 9 March 2020, England are ranked third in the world by the International Rugby Board. They are currently the only team from the Northern Hemisphere to win the Rugby World Cup, having won the tournament in 2003, and have been runners-up on three other occasions.

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England v Barbarians cancelled after COVID-19 protocol breach [Video]

England v Barbarians cancelled after COVID-19 protocol breach

England's first test match in seven months is off after a number of Barbarian players breach the COVID-19 protocols.

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