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Nov 18

Eddie Jones says England deserved win over Australia

England coach Eddie Jones dismisses claims his side were lucky after a series of tight calls in their 30-6 victory over Australia.

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Nov 18

England 30-6 Australia: how the autumn international players rated

The ever-dependable Joe Launchberry put in a tireless display and made a phenomenal 17 tackles to earn a rating of 9 out of 10, the highest of any England playerAnthony Watson, full-back, 7/10 Left for dead by Koroibete for Hooper’s disallowed try and …

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Nov 18

Australia rue missed opportunity as Michael Hooper adds to his collection | Robert Kitson

Wallabies captain picked up record eighth yellow card of his Test career and had a try disallowed as tourists endured miserable day at the office against EnglandLast week’s abiding rugby image was of a smiling Kurtley Beale, clad only in his budgie smu…

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Nov 18

Eddie Jones rejects suggestion England were lucky in win over Australia – video

England coach Eddie Jones bats away the suggestion that his side were lucky in their 30-6 victory over Australia on Saturday. England appeared the enjoy the rub of the green throughout the match at Twickenham although Jones doesn’t see things in quite …

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Nov 18

England were not lucky swears Eddie Jones but TMO baffles Michael Cheika

• We enjoyed bounce of ball but that had nothing to do with officials, says Jones• Australia head coach struggles to understand why some reviews lasted so longEddie Jones praised the television match official system after three calls went England’s way…

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Nov 18

England’s furious intent batters open door at fortress Twickenham | Andy Bull

Eddie Jones will delight in the way England rode their luck to scramble a win against Australia from the chaos at their intimidating, unforgiving homeThe RFU is spending £50m rebuilding the eastern half of Twickenham. It is putting up a new rooftop ros…

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Nov 18

Late tries give England flattering win over Australia

England make it five wins on the bounce over a resurgent Australia as a late trio of exhilarating tries see them clinch a controversial victory.

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Nov 17

Australia’s hardened edge energises Michael Hooper for England test

The Wallabies captain says the tough work is paying off and Michael Cheika’s men are gelling into a team that can win in different waysAs England talk of physical domination prior to their hardest assignment of the autumn, Australia speak of their hard…

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Nov 17

Wasps get six tries in win over Newcastle

Wasps run in six tries as they crush Newcastle Falcons and move up to sixth in the Premiership table.

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Nov 17

Leicester overcome Sale to maintain winning run

Leicester Tigers score two late tries in an enthralling second half to defeat Sale Sharks at Welford Road.

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Nov 17

Worcester beat Saints for first win of season

Bryce Heem scores a hat-trick of tries as Worcester beat Northampton for their first Premiership win of the season.

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Nov 17

Seventh straight league loss keeps London Irish bottom

Bath inflict a seventh successive Premiership loss on London Irish, keeping the Exiles bottom of the table.

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Nov 17

Eddie Jones accuses Australia’s Michael Cheika of showing a lack of respect

• England head coach hits back at bullying claims ahead of Twickenham clash• ‘Obviously Australia like the media more than the referee’ says JonesEddie Jones has accused Australia’s head coach Michael Cheika of showing a lack of respect by trying to in…

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Nov 17

Exeter beat Harlequins to go top of Premiership

Exeter Chiefs overcome an error-strewn performance to beat Harlequins at Sandy Park and go top of the Premiership.

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Nov 17

Road to the NatWest 6 Nations: All to play for in week two of November

The second round of the November Tests takes place this weekend with every team from the NatWest 6 Nations in action.

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Nov 17

Steve Diamond: Sale Sharks director of rugby given six-week stadium ban

Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond is given a six-week stadium ban for comments made about a referee.

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