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Joe Launchbury set to make Wasps return against Toulouse

England lock Joe Launchbury will return to action when Wasps tackle European Champions Cup opponents Toulouse at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday.

But Launchbury's England colleague James Haskell misses out after suffering a blow to his head during last weekend's Aviva Premiership win against Leicester.

Launchbury's recovery from a calf muscle problem comes three weeks before England begin their RBS 6 Nations title defence by facing France at Twickenham.

He captains Wasps in a key Pool Two clash, but Haskell does not feature among the match-day 23.

Haskell made his first appearance for seven months in the Leicester game after recovering from a serious toe injury suffered during England's successful Australia tour last summer.

But his comeback as a second-half substitute lasted less than a minute after he was hurt following a tackle on Leicester full-back Freddie Burns.

Haskell, though, is likely to be in the selection frame for next weekend's final Champions Cup group game against minnows Zebre in Italy.

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