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An invigorated Tom Wood is playing much better compared to ever before as England prep to take their following action to Conquest magnificence.
Wood has actually long strained along with a foot injury, which is taken care of by a satellite monitoring gadget and unique boots, yet starred in England's 23-13 loss of France on Weekend.
Barely the flashiest of their 3 wins up until now, the triumph tried to keep Stuart Lancaster's edge on program for their very first 6 Nations bang in a years-- along with competitions versus Italy on March 10 and Wales 6 days later on ahead.
Wood played the complete 80 mins of Sunday's fighting success, after which forwards coach Graham Rowntree stated it was his finest competition in an England top.
'I delight in to listen to that as it had not been automatically a flash competition,' Wood pointed out.
'Graham understands exactly what he is trying to find in a back-row user.'.
'It is not automatically offloads out the back entrance, style and try-scoring. It's the nitty-gritty. It's effort on the ground, work-rate and making your deals with, ensuring the ball is safe and secure in rucks and points like that.
'That does satisfy me since that is something I satisfaction myself on and I have actually been functioning extremely hard.
'It was a difficult competition so ahead through, discover the gain and to listen to that from Graham is kindlying.'.