England’s fine win over France capped off an exciting weekend of action in Round 2 of the 2019 Six Nations Championship.
Ireland won the trophy last year, claiming the Grand Slam and Triple Crown in doing so, while England finished a woeful fifth.
Owen Farrell and England will be hoping for Six Nations glory this year
The upcoming tournament promises to be a thriller as the six countries continue their preparations for the World Cup in Japan starting in September.
England are top of the table after the first two games with Wales close behind and France and Italy struggling.
Daly, Ashton, Slade, Tuilagi, May, Farrell, Youngs, M Vunipola, George, Sinckler, Lawes, Kruis, Wilson, Curry, B Vunipola.
Replacements: Cowan-Dickie, Cole, Moon, Launchbury, Hughes, Robson, Ford, Nowell.
Scotland beat England to win the Calcutta Cup last year
Hogg, Seymour, Jones, Johnson, Maitland, Russell, Laidlaw, Dell, McInally, Berghan, Gilchrist, Gray, Wilson, Ritchie, Strauss.
Replacements: Brown, Bhatti, Rae, Toolis, Harley, Price, Horne, Kinghorn.
Wales take on France to kick off the 2019 Six Nations
L Williams; Holmes, J Davies (capt), Watkin, Adams; Biggar, A Davies; N Smith, Dee, Lee, Ball, Beard, Wainwright, Young, Navidi.
Replacements: Elias, W Jones, D Lewis, Alun Wyn Jones, Moriarty, G Davies, Anscombe, Amos.
Ireland won the Six Nations last year
Kearney, Earls, Farrell, Aki, Stockdale, Sexton, Murray, Healy, Best, Furlong, Ryan, Roux, O’Mahony, O’Brien, Conan.
Replacements: Cronin, Kilcoyne, Porter, Dillane, Van der Flier, Cooney, Carbery, Larmour.
Can France win the Six Nations this season?
Huget, Penaud, Doumayrou, Bastareaud, Fickou, Lopez, Parra, Poirot, Guirado, Bamba, Lambey, Vahaamahina, Camara, Iturria, Picamoles.
Replacements: Bourgarit, Priso, Aldegheri, Willemse, Alldritt, Dupont, Ntamack, Ramos.
Italy star Sergio Parisse
Hayward, Padovani, Campagnaro, Morisi, Esposito, Allan, Palazzani, Quaglio, Ghiraldini, Ferrari, Sisi, Budd, Negri, Steyn, Parisse.
Replacements: Bigi, Traore, Pasquali, Ruzza, Barbini, Gori, McKinley, Benvenuti.