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George Ford leaves Samoan players in his wake at Twickenham on Saturday

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England could badly do with a win against the Wallabies

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Taulupe Faletau: Wales to bounce back against South Africa

Faletau confident of a reversal of fortunes

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Ireland 26 Australia 23: Wallabies run out of ideas as Irish end superb year on a high

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England vs Samoa match report: England finally end losing streak as Jonny May stars in win ahead of Wallabies showdown

England 28 Samoa 9: England record their first win of thew autumn internationals as May scores twice to set-up must-win clash against Wallabies next week

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Scotland vs Tonga match report: Vern Cotter revolution continues at pace as Scots sign off 2014 with resounding five-try win

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