BBC Sport - Six Nations: Stuart Lancaster rues Manu Tuilagi absence
Lancaster laments Tuilagi absence
- From the section Rugby Union
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says centre Manu Tuilagi will not be available for England's opening Six Nations fixture against Scotland.
The Leicester back is out with an ankle injury suffered in training, but should be available for the game against Ireland.
Lancaster also confirms prop forward Alex Corbisiero will be out for the whole tournament while he also has other selection headaches across the squad.