England 30 Wales 17

England beat Wales 30-17 this afternoon at Twickenham in the second match of this year's Six Nations Championship. Man of the match James Haskell scored a try in each half for the home side with scrum-half Danny Care also dotting down for a five pointer.

The first half was an error ridden affair and it looked as if the game was going to turn into a lacklustre kicking duel when Wales lock Alun Wyn Jones was sin-binned for a foot trip. The yellow card seemed to kick start England and they scored 17 points while Jones was off the field.

Haskell scored the game's first try after some patient buildup play from the forwards just before half time and Care added a second when he punished some suspect Welsh defending on the blindside minutes into the second half.

However, Wales came storming back into the game thanks to tries from prop Adam Jones and the visitors' standout player James Hook. Just when it appeared that Wales were set to repeat the heroics of two years ago Delon Armitage intercepted a wayward pass and Haskell finished a brilliant breakaway move which sealed a much needed win for Martin Johnson and his players.

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