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Eddie Jones picks in-form Exeter lock Jonny Hill to make debut alongside Maro Itoje for England's Six Nations showdown against in Eddie Jones has named an experienced team for first Test since lockdown England are heading into Six Nations finale against without warm-up game   One debutant Jonny Hill has been rewarded for strong Exeter Chief's displays  Jones has gone with skilful combination of Henry Slade and Jonathan Joseph 

By Nik Simon for MailOnline

Published: 11:01 GMT, 29 October 2020 | Updated: 11:17 GMT, 29 October 2020


Exeter lock Jonny Hill will make his debut in England’s Six Nations showdown against on Saturday.

The lock has starred for his club since the restart, helping Exeter with their charge to the Premiership and European double.

Hill is the only uncapped player in the starting XV, with Eddie Jones opting for experience for the trip to .

Jonny Hill has been rewarded for his Exeter form with a starting spot in the England team

Jonny Hill has been rewarded for his Exeter form with a starting spot in the England team

Henry Slade will look to continue his fine form

Jonathan Joseph also starts for England in the centre

Henry Slade (left) and Jonathan Joseph (right) will combine in the centres for England 

Ben Youngs will earn his 100th England cap at scrum-half, while Jamie George will reach the 50-cap milestone at hooker.

‘We’ve trained with good intensity this week and the squad are excited by the challenge of performing at our best against ,’ said Jones.

‘The team have prepared well and are looking forward to putting on an England shirt

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