Rugby Union: Tom Wood in England squad

Northampton Saints flanker Tom Wood has been named in the England matchday squad for Saturday's test against Australia.

Wood's club colleagues Courtney Lawes and Dylan Hartley weren't selected for the Cook Cup encounter due to injury.

Full squad:

Forwards: D Cole (Leicester), T Johnson (Exeter), J Launchbury (Wasps), J Marler (Harlequins), T Palmer (Wasps), D Paice (London Irish), G Parling (Leicester), C Robshaw (Harlequins, capt), M Vunipola (Saracens), T Waldrom (Leicester), D Wilson (Bath), T Wood (Northampton), T Youngs (Leicester).

Backs: C Ashton (Saracens), B Barritt (Saracens), M Brown (Harlequins), D Care (Harlequins), O Farrell (Saracens), T Flood (Leicester, A Goode (Saracens), C Sharples (Gloucester), M Tuilagi (Leicester), B Youngs (Leicester).


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