England but Vunipola, Nowell for opening RWC matches

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England will be though column Mako Vunipola and wing Jack Nowell for during slightest their initial dual games of a Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Coach Eddie Jones reliable a border of their injuries on Friday after his side finished their World Cup warmup array by violence Italy 37-0 during St. James’ Park.

Vunipola tore injure hankie on an aged hamstring damage as a second-half deputy opposite Ireland final month, while Nowell has been recuperating from a critical ankle injury.

“We feel he (Vunipola) will be right presumably for diversion 3 or four” of their World Cup pool, Jones said.

“Jack in a final integrate of days has taken off and we’ve had to reason him back, though he should be right again around a same time as Mako.”

This means they will skip a Pool C games opposite Tonga and a United States, and might be accessible for a remaining pool games opposite Argentina on Oct. 5 and France on Oct. 12.

Lock Joe Launchbury limped off in a initial half opposite Italy, though Jones described his behind damage as “not too serious.”

England heads to Japan on Sunday.

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