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Battered, bruised Wales stun England

2015-09-26 22:53
England v Wales (Getty Images)

Cape Town - An injury-depleted Wales side has staged a late comeback to stun England in their crucial Rugby World Cup clash at Twickenham.

As it happened: England v Wales

Wales won 28-25 after trailling 16-9 at half-time.

Wales scored a try by scrumhalf Gareth Davies and a conversion and seven penalties by pivot Dan Biggar.

England replied with a try by wing Jonny May, while flyhalf Owen Farrell was on target with the conversion as well as four penalties and a drop goal.



15 Mike Brown, 14 Anthony Watson, 13 Brad Barritt, 12 Sam Burgess, 11 Jonny May, 10 Owen Farrell, 9 Ben Youngs, 8 Billy Vunipola, 7 Chris Robshaw, 6 Tom Wood, 5 Courtney Lawes, 4 Geoff Parling, 3 Dan Cole, 2 Tom Youngs, 1 Joe Marler

Replacements: 16 Rob Webber, 17 Mako Vunipola, 18 Kieran Brookes, 19 Joe Launchbury, 20 James Haskell, 21 Richard Wigglesworth, 22 George Ford, 23 Alex Goode


15 Liam Williams, 14 George North, 13 Scott Williams, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 Hallam Amos, 10 Dan Biggar, 9 Gareth Davies, 8 Taulupe Faletau, 7 Sam Warburton (captain), 6 Dan Lydiate, 5  Alun Wyn Jones, 4 Bradley Davies, 3 Tomas Francis, 2 Scott Baldwin, 1 Gethin Jenkins

Replacements: 16 Ken Owens, 17 Aaron Jarvis, 18 Samson Lee, 19 Luke Charteris, 20 Justin Tipuric, 21 Lloyd Williams, 22 Rhys Priestland, 23 Alex Cuthbert

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