Captains Chris Robshaw (left) and Sam Warburton face up to each other at Twickenham on Saturday
26 September 2015
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Rugby World Cup Pool A: England v Wales
Venue: Twickenham Date: Saturday, 26 September Kick-off: 20:00 BST
Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, plus live text commentary on the BBC Sport website.
England and Wales meet in a potentially crucial World Cup match on Saturday that could have a major bearing on who goes through to the knockout stages.
The sides currently ranked second (Australia), third (England) and fourth (Wales) in the world are fighting for two qualification spots from Pool A.
England have dropped George Ford, with Owen Farrell, Sam Burgess and Brad Barritt forming a
Scrum-half Gareth Davies will make only his
second start for injury-hit Wales.
Wales coach Warren Gatland is without a number of key men for the tournament, with first-choice scrum-half Rhys Webb and British and Irish Lions duo Leigh Halfpenny and Jonathan Davies ruled out because of injury.
The winners of the Group A game will take a massive stride towards qualifying for the quarter-finals, with the losers realistically needing to beat Australia to avoid an early exit.
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Source:: BBC UK