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‘Two best, two worst’ from England’s win against France.

ENGLAND DOMINATED FROM THE OFF AS THEY SECURED A CONVINCING HOME WIN OVER FRANCE IN THE SIX NATIONS

BEST PLAYERS

England: OWEN FARRELL – A captain’s knock. Consistent with the boot, reliable in defence and topped off his performance with a try. He also impressively ran (METRES) and made eight tackles for good measure.

A mention, too, for Jonny May, whose 30-minute hat-trick helped set the tone for England’s dominance.



France: DEMBA BAMBA

Difficult to pick a ‘best’ performer from an underwhelming France performance, but 20-year-old Demba Bamba deserves more credit than most.

The prop remarkably plays for CA Brive in France’s second tier, on loan from Top 14 play-off contenders, Lyon. He made four runs, beating two defenders – more than any of his fellow forwards – and managed six tackles with no misses.

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