The London Wasps fly half, Alex King has been ruled out of the England summer tour to South Africa due to a shoulder injury.

England Coach, Clive Woodward said today ‘Alex has told me he won’t be available for the tour and I’m very disappointed for him. I’m now giving consideration to a replacement and I expect to make an announcement on Monday after watching this weekends matches.’

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