03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Patriotic Princes Enjoy 25-Hour Bender With Rugby Team

One barman said the group had got through four large kegs and 240 bottles of beer before extra supplies arrived to a loud cheer.

The group were facing massive hangovers - worse than that experienced by Jonny Wilkinson who said he felt "rank" after breaking his lifelong teetotal habit with champagne.

The England team began drinking after the heartbreak of defeat at the Stade de France on Saturday night.

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