Six Nations: Luke Cowan-Dickie ruled out for England due to knee injury

The 28-year-old will miss England’s remaining two Six Nations matches against Ireland and France; his club director of rugby Rob Baxter says it is a “pretty significant injury” and the forward could be out for the rest of the season

Last Updated: 03/03/22 10:53am

Luke Cowan-Dickie suffered a knee injury against Wales

Luke Cowan-Dickie has been ruled out of the rest of England’s Six Nations campaign due to a knee injury.

The Exeter Chiefs hooker could actually be out for the rest of the season, as a result of the damage he sustained during the first half of England’s 23-19 victory overt Wales at Twickenham Stadium.

“It’s a pretty significant injury,” Rob Baxter, Exeter Chiefs’ director of rugby said. “It’s knee ligament and a bit of cartilage damage.

“There’s further assessment going on but he’s definitely going to be out for a significant period of time, possibly the rest of the season.”

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