Slade’s availability for Montpellier trip gives England Six Nations boost

Exeter say Slade can travel to France and hint he’s been jabbedCentre had previously expressed hesitancy over Covid vaccineHenry Slade will seemingly be able to take part in England’s entire Six Nations campaign after he was declared available for Exeter’s trip to Montpellier this weekend.England face away matches against Italy and France, where both governments have introduced restrictions which effectively rule out players who have not been fully vaccinated. Slade has previously expressed hesitancy over the vaccine but the Exeter director of rugby, Rob Baxter, hinted on Thursday that the 28-year-old centre is now fully jabbed after revealing he can play against Montpellier on Sunday. Continue reading...