Wigglesworth replaces injured Youngs for England
Leicester Tigers scrum-half Youngs sustained a potentially tournament-ending knee injury in Sunday’s 46-15 win over Italy in Rome.
His Saracens counterpart Wigglesworth now comes into the reckoning, having been named in a 32-man pool by coach Eddie Jones.
Wigglesworth has won 27 caps and featured at both the 2011 and 2015 World Cups.
56 and counting…
— England Rugby (@EnglandRugby) February 4, 2018
Like England, Wales won their opening match, putting on an impressive showing to down Scotland 34-7 in Cardiff.
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