Watch England Take On the Barbarians at Twickenham with Young Academic | Young Academic Sports News

England fans can now take advantage of a 2-for-1 ticket offer for the upcoming visit of the Barbarians to Twickenham Stadium on Sunday May 29 kick off 2.30pm. The game is part of a Bank Holiday weekend of high class rugby being played at Twickenham. At Young Academic we understand that you have all been studying hard and need some respite from all of our educational and student news.

The BaaBaas game is the first of England’s summer fixtures ahead of the Rugby World Cup and a determined England XV will be looking to make their mark against an impressive Barbarians side featuring headline names from both the northern and southern hemispheres.

“Tickets start at just £25 and supporters can take advantage of the 2-for-1 offer from today”


In the last few days the Barbarians have added another raft of top names to their already star-studded squad for the trip to the Home of England Rugby. They include two British & Irish Lions legends; Wales flanker Martyn Williams and Ireland prop John Hayes, who have well over 200 international caps between them.

They join other high profile names already confirmed including South Africa stars Francois Steyn and Ruan Pienaar, Australia flanker George Smith and Kiwi prop Carl Hayman. From Europe Italian captain  Sergio Parisse and France powerhouse Matthieu Bastareaud will join England’s Paul Sackey and Iain Balshaw, both now plying their trade in France.

Tickets start at just £25 and supporters can take advantage of the 2-for-1 offer from today. Visit for full details and to book.

Charles Whitworth is the Editor of the Young Academic publications.

Graduating from the University of Liverpool with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in 2008, Charles learned his trade in newsrooms such as IPC Media and Sky.

He has now developed as a top sports, music and current affairs journalist and has been printed in a range of publications including The Guardian. His interests include Cricket, Football, Rugby, Music and Current Affairs.

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