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Eddie Jones not satisfied yet, wants World Cup

Not satisfied yet: Eddie Jones wants England to win the world cup and become the No.1 team in the world.

England coach Eddie Jones could have been afforded some time to celebrate a fourth consecutive win over his home country this year but quickly put the breaks on by saying he would not be completely satisfied until England won the World Cup.

Rah rah! Union has league on the run

Israel Folau and his Australia teammates will be seeking revenge against England on Sunday morning.

Told yers! I refer to the comments by the famous rugby league coach Chris Anderson this week: "Our biggest danger is rugby union ... It's a big world sport. It's taken over Europe. Rugby league has died in Europe. All good players now go to union; in England, in France. So it's a big game. It's growing in America. That's our danger. If we don't get our house in order, our danger is we'll be playing rugby union in 10 years."

Why Cheika looks set to snub a meeting with Jones and referee

No ref meeting: Michael Cheika thinks meeting with referee Jaco Peyper and England coach Eddie Jones would be a waste of ...

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has indicated he will snub a meeting with referee Jaco Peyper on the eve of Australia's clash with England – despite an offer of green teas from Eddie Jones – because he does not think anything he says will influence how the man in charge will run the game.