Rugby

England annihilate BaaBaas

2015-06-01 07:00
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Cape Town - England scored 10 tries in a 73-12 (half-time 45-5) annihilation of the Barbarians at Twickenham on Sunday.

Right wing Christian Wade scored a hat-trick in a disappointingly one-sided clash which promised much, especially after the Barbarians had beaten Ireland 22-21 earlier in the week.

It was England's biggest ever win over the BaaBaas, eclipsing the 57-26 victory in May 2012.

Scorers:

England:

Tries: Marland Yarde, Ed Slater, Jack Clifford, Christian Wade (3), Danny Cipriani (2), Henry Slade, Josh Beaumont

Conversions: Cipriani (10)

Penalty: Cipriani

Barbarians:

Tries: Brad Thorn, Thomas Waldrom

Conversion: Tusi Pisi

Teams:

England:

15 Mathew Tait, 14 Christian Wade, 13 Elliot Daly, 12 Henry Slade, 11 Marland Yarde, 10 Danny Cipriani, 9 Lee Dickson (captain), 8 Josh Beaumont, 7 Jack Clifford, 6 Mark Wilson, 5 Joe Launchbury, 4 Ed Slater, 3 Kieran Brookes, 2 Luke Cowan-Dickie, 1 Matt Mullan

Subs: 16 Tommy Taylor, 17 Alex Waller, 18 Gareth Denman, 19 James Gaskell, 20 Jon Fisher, 21 Will Chudley, 22 Shane Geraghty, 23 Alex Lewington

Barbarians:

15 Gio Aplon, 14 David Smith, 13 Joe Rokocoko, 12 Wynand Olivier, 11 Ugo Monye, 10 Tusi Pisi, 9 Tomas Cubelli, 8 Thomas Waldrom, 7 George Smith, 6 George Whitelock, 5 Brad Thorn (captain), 4 Samu Manoa, 3 Matias Diaz, 2 David Ward, 1 Saimone Taumoepeau

Subs: 16 Deon Fourie, 17 Roberto Tejerizo, 18 Adam Jones, 19 Nathan Hines, 20 Pablo Matera, 21 Ruan Pienaar, 22 Stephen Brett, 23 Yoshi Fujita

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