Hard work ahead for Stevens - Johnson
- From the section Rugby Union
England manager Martin Johnson says recalled prop Matt Stevens still has "hard work" ahead of him if he is to force his way into England's 30-man World Cup squad.
The 28-year-old returned to rugby in January following the end of a two-year drugs suspension and has now been included in the 45-man World Cup training squad.
Stevens fellow South Africa-born Saracens club-mate Mouritz Botha has also been selected.
Botha is one of five uncapped players called up, along with Manusamoa Tuilagi, Thomas Waldrom, Joe Simpson and Charlie Sharples.