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George Kruis

Born: February 2, 1990 (age 28)

Weight: 18st 2lb (115kg)

Hometown: Guildford, Surrey

Position: Lock
George Kruis of Saracens in action during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and London Irish at Allianz Park on January 03, 2015
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Sports Mole has 35 articles about George Kruis. Articles 1 to 35:
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England lock George Kruis dropped for Australia clash
George Kruis is one of a number of players to be overlooked for selection ahead of England's second Test of the Autumn International series against Australia.
Nov 14, 15:43
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Marcus Smith named in 33-man England training squad
Jonathan Joseph, Kyle Sinckler, George Kruis and James Haskell all miss out on England's 33-man training squad, while Marcus Smith and Tom Dunn are included.
Sep 22, 09:34
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Sam Warburton to lead British and Irish Lions in New Zealand tour opener
Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Saturday's tour opener in Whangarei.
May 31, 20:48
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Report: England trio set to miss out on British and Irish Lions squad
England trio Joe Launchbury, Jonathan Joseph and Dylan Hartley could reportedly miss out on the British and Irish Lions squad for their tour of New Zealand.
Apr 17, 21:22
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George Kruis ruled out of Six Nations with knee injury
England lock George Kruis will miss the entire Six Nations campaign having been told that he needs surgery on knee ligament damage.
Feb 5, 20:14
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George Kruis a doubt for England Six Nations opener
England lock George Kruis is expected to miss his side's Six Nations opener against France at Twickenham having sustained knee ligament damage.
Feb 1, 20:38
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Joe Launchbury given two-week ban for kicking an opponent
England will be without first-choice lock Joe Launchbury for their upcoming games against Argentina and Australia after he was handed a two-week ban.
Nov 21, 19:27
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Joe Launchbury cited for alleged kick
England lock Joe Launchbury is cited for an alleged kick on Fiji centre Asaeli Tikoirotuma during his side's 58-15 victory at Twickenham.
Nov 20, 19:50
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George Kruis backs Maro Itoje to fill in at flanker
Saracens and England lock George Kruis insists that Maro Itoje is capable of switching positions to fill in for James Haskell during the Autumn Internationals.
Oct 4, 22:39
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Owen Farrell in at fly-half, George Ford out for England
England coach Eddie Jones drops George Ford and names Owen Farrell at fly-half for the first Test with Australia.
Jun 9, 10:23
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Maro Itoje, George Kruis sign new deals with Saracens
Saracens pair Maro Itoje and George Kruis sign new contracts until 2019 at the club.
Apr 14, 12:55
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Martin Johnson backs Maro Itoje, George Kruis for Lions role
Martin Johnson backs England's Grand Slam-winning second row pairing of Maro Itoje and George Kruis to play a key role for the Lions next summer.
Mar 21, 15:41
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Eddie Jones pleased with England attitude
England head coach Eddie Jones praises his side's attitude after getting off to a winning start with a 15-9 victory over Scotland in the Six Nations.
Feb 6, 21:14
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George Kruis: 'Saracens must carry momentum into Toulouse clash'
George Kruis calls on Saracens to bring their Aviva Premiership form into the start of their Champions Cup opener against Toulouse.
Nov 8, 16:02
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Mark McCall: 'Returning England players were magnificent'
Mark McCall praises the performances of Saracens' returning English players as they beat Northampton Saints.
Nov 8, 14:03
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Report: England pick George Kruis over Dave Attwood in World Cup squad
Stuart Lancaster reportedly opts for lock George Kruis over Dave Attwood for England's World Cup squad.
Aug 26, 22:57
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England winger Chris Ashton facing Rugby World Cup axe?
A report claims that Bath Rugby winger Semesa Rokoduguni will keep Chris Ashton out of England's Rugby World Cup squad, as Stuart Lancaster announces his latest cull.
Aug 7, 11:51
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George Kruis pens Saracens contract extension
England second-row George Kruis becomes the latest player to commit his long-term future to Saracens.
Apr 15, 12:32
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England duo Mike Brown, Courtney Lawes return to face Scotland
England pair Mike Brown and Courtney Lawes are recalled for the team's Six Nations clash with Scotland.
Mar 11, 16:13
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Graham Rowntree excited by return of "special" Courtney Lawes
Graham Rowntree believes that England will be boosted by the potential return of the "special" Courtney Lawes against Scotland.
Mar 11, 02:54
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Preview: England vs. Italy
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Six Nations clash between England and Italy at Twickenham.
Feb 13, 07:15
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Stuart Lancaster names unchanged team for England's Six Nations Italy clash
Stuart Lancaster keeps the same side and bench for England's Six Nations clash against Italy.
Feb 12, 09:49
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Stuart Lancaster "excited" about England team to face Wales
Stuart Lancaster says that he is "excited" about the England team that he has selected to face Wales in their Six Nations opener on Friday.
Feb 4, 10:33
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England name Danny Cipriani, Nick Easter on bench for Six Nations Wales clash
England name Danny Cipriani and Nick Easter on the bench for Friday's Six Nations opener against Wales.
Feb 4, 09:50
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Saracens lock George Kruis receives three-week ban for dangerous tackle
Saracens lock George Kruis is given a three-match ban after pleading guilty to committing a dangerous tackle on Gloucester Rugby's David Halaifouna
Jan 14, 12:10
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Stuart Lancaster: Semesa Rokoduguni "looks ready to play"
Stuart Lancaster says that he is "delighted" to see Semesa Rokoduguni in England's side for this weekend's match against New Zealand at Twickenham.
Nov 6, 14:14
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Bath's Semesa Rokoduguni to make England debut against New Zealand
Bath's Semesa Rokoduguni will make his England debut against New Zealand in Saturday's opening Autumn International at Twickenham.
Nov 6, 09:46
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Saracens lock George Kruis thrilled by England call-up
Saracens lock George Kruis admits that he is delighted after being included in the England squad for the first time.
Oct 22, 17:16
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Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni called up to England squad
Bath's Semesa Rokoduguni is named in the England squad for their Autumn Internationals.
Oct 22, 13:05
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George Kruis: "It's good to be back'
Saracens star George Kruis reveals that it feels 'good to be back' after completing his return from a long injury layoff in yesterday's victory over London Wasps.
Sep 7, 14:55
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Result: Saracens beat Harlequins to go top
Saracens move back to the top of the Aviva Premiership following a 39-17 win over Harlequins at Wembley Stadium.
Mar 22, 17:31
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Result: Saracens cruise to win over Zebre
Saracens score five tries to claim their second win of the Heineken Cup pool stage.
Dec 7, 15:35
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Result: Saracens fight back to beat Sale Sharks
Saracens cling on to top spot in the Aviva Premiership after coming from behind to beat Sale Sharks 24-19 at Allianz Park.
Nov 30, 18:14
Saracens' David Strettle celebrates after scoring his try on December 16, 2012
Preview: Saracens vs. London Welsh
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saracens' Aviva Premiership match against London Welsh on Sunday.
Mar 2, 12:16
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Preview: London Irish vs. Saracens
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Aviva Premiership clash between struggling London Irish and high-flying Saracens at the Madejski Stadium.
Feb 8, 18:57

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