England duo Nowell, Underhill out of France clash

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Exeter Chiefs wing Nowell has been ruled out of the remainder tournament after an ankle injury, with Underhill having sustained a toe problem.

The Bath forward has a chance of being fit for the showdown with Ireland in the final round.

England's forwards coach Steve Borthwick told the BBC that Hartley will be "monitored on a daily basis" before a decision is taken on his involvement, the Northampton Saints hooker having experienced muscle tightness in his leg.

Eddie Jones's side was beaten by Scotland last time out, ending its hopes of achieving the Grand Slam ahead of Sunday's (AEDT) clash with France at Twickenham.