Injury News: England and Northampton front-rower set for X-Ray

Kieran Brookes is set for an X-ray after suffering a thumb injury in Saints’ defeat to Worcester Warriors on Saturday.

The prop, who has won 16 England caps, was forced off at half-time and his side went on to lose 30-15 at Sixways.

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Jamal Ford-Robinson was the man to replace the tighthead prop, while Paul Hill is also pushing for the starting role.

Saints will also have to assess centre Luther Burrell after he came off early on at Sixways with a head injury.

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