6N: Jones starts mind games ahead of England-Wales

Wales name unchanged XV to face England in Six Nations clash at Twickenham

Eddie Jones has piled the pressure on inexperienced Wales fly-half Rhys Patchell by unleashing Jonathan Joseph for this Saturday's Six Nations encounter with England, with the reigning champions ready to capitalise on any nerves hiding inside the Scarlets youngster. [Brown] is not going to say, yeah I am as good as Watson on the front, because he's not.

"I can remember 18 or 24 months ago someone at the Rugby Football Union, whose name I don't recollect at the moment, coming in and saying 'you play Italy on Sunday and Wales on Saturday, it that ok?'". He is going to have [Chris] Robshaw at him, [Owen] Farrell at him, [Danny] Care at him - all guys that have played a lot of Test rugby. See PA story RUGBYU Wales. So we will see how they deal with Twickenham, and deal with us. "The players are bigger, faster, stronger - there are quicker decisions from the referee and if we don't respect the integrity of the game we're going to lose part of the game". Wales has refused to be drawn out by Jones, stating anyone wearing the number 10 jersey expects to be under pressure.

"Patchell is surrounded by a number of players from his own region [Scarlets] and that familiarity under the pressure of worldwide rugby hopefully it [his game] will stand up". "If we're going to find out about a player at the next level, we're going to find out about Josh this weekend".

Warren Gatland's side were considered underdogs by some before the match with Scotland, but produced a resounding performance to batter the Scots 34-7.

Gatland has named an unchanged starting team after crushing Scotland in Cardiff with George North returning from injury to replace Owen Watkin on the bench.

But McBryde laughed as he refused to get involved in any verbal jousting with Jones.

"I am not going to try (to respond) with Eddie".

"Listen, he's obviously got a few things to get off his chest and hopefully he'll feel better for it".

On his selection of Joseph over Te'o, Jones said: "It's a gut feeling on my behalf, Ben worked really hard to get back fit, but experience tells me sometimes in their second game back players are a little bit flat". Scotland couldn't cope with the expectation.

Gatland, as Welsh coach, has only recently enjoyed success against the Springboks, with two successive wins against the Springboks and three in total in his tenure.

Gatland said at a media conference on Tuesday after naming his Wales side to face Jones's England in the Six Nations on Saturday.



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