Feb 6, 2015 at 8.05pm UK

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Watson (15'), Joseph (44')
Result: England triumph over Wales in Cardiff
Result: England triumph over Wales in Cardiff
England score 13 unanswered points in the second half to begin their Six Nations campaign with a 21-16 victory over Wales in Cardiff.
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Joe Marler: 'England definitely progressing'
Joe Marler believes that England are "definitely" improving following their win over Wales in the Six Nations.
Feb 11, 15:33
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Medics: 'George North should have been taken off against England'
Wales winger George North should have been taken off for concussion during their 21-16 defeat to England, the medical team admits.
Feb 10, 02:13
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Wales captain Sam Warburton denies England defeat will have a long-term impact
Wales' defeat to England will not have a long-term effect, according to captain Sam Warburton.
Feb 9, 05:09
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James Haskell: 'England players got rid of demons in Wales win'
England flanker James Haskell believes that victory over Wales on Friday has banished demons of a heavy defeat two years ago.
Feb 9, 03:21
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Rhys Webb expecting Wales to recover from England setback
Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb insists that his side's Six Nations title hopes should not be written off just yet as history suggests that they can bounce back in style.
Feb 8, 06:59
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Stuart Lancaster refusing to get carried away by England's Six Nations start
Stuart Lancaster warns his England players to keep their feet firmly on the ground in the wake of the memorable victory over Wales at the Millennium Stadium.
Feb 7, 22:28
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Warren Gatland: 'George North was fine to continue against England'
Wales coach Warren Gatland backs the decision to let George North finish their opening Six Nations defeat against England despite a couple of blows to the head.
Feb 7, 17:52
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World Rugby questioning Wales over George North 'concussion'
World Rugby is investigating whether 'all concussion protocols' were followed by Wales during their management of George North in their Six Nations defeat to England.
Feb 7, 17:39
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George Ford hails "outstanding" England after Wales victory
Fly-half George Ford says that England were "outstanding" in their 21-16 win over Wales in the Six Nations.
Feb 7, 15:12
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Sir Clive Woodward: 'England were very composed against Wales'
Sir Clive Woodward praises England's performance following their 21-16 Six Nations victory over Wales.
Feb 7, 01:53
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Stuart Lancaster: 'England left points out there against Wales'
Stuart Lancaster suggests that England could have scored more during their 21-16 Six Nations win against Wales.
Feb 7, 01:06
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Sam Warburton '"disappointed" by England defeat
Sam Warburton believes that Wales struggled to compete with England during the second half of their 21-16 Six Nations defeat.
Feb 6, 23:50
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Warren Gatland: 'Final quarter hurt Wales most'
Warren Gatland plays down the significance of losing to England in the Six Nations, but admits that his players suffered in the final quarter of the game.
Feb 6, 23:14
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Chris Robshaw: 'England took on Wales challenge'
Chris Robshaw says that England can be "very satisfied" with their 21-16 victory over Wales.
Feb 6, 23:04
The Match
Match Report
England score 13 unanswered points in the second half to begin their Six Nations campaign with a 21-16 victory over Wales in Cardiff.
Live Commentary
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the opening match of this year's Six Nations between England and Wales at the Millennium Stadium.
Head to Head
Mar 9, 2014 3pm
Six Nations
England
29-18
Wales
Care (5'), Burrell (34')
Build-up
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Stuart Lancaster confident that England can beat Wales in Six Nations opener
England head coach Stuart Lancaster is confident that his side can upset the odds and beat Wales in their Six Nations opener at the Millennium Stadium on Friday night.
Feb 5, 22:42
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Sam Warburton: 'Six Nations opener against England is a must-win clash'
Wales captain Sam Warburton labels Friday's Six Nations opener against England at the Millennium Stadium as a "must-win" clash.
Feb 5, 22:27
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Jonathan Davies: 'Containing Jonathan Joseph will be tough'
Wales centre Jonathan Davies highlights the importance of nullifying the impact of England's Jonathan Joseph during Friday's Six Nations opener.
Feb 5, 19:49
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Shaun Edwards: 'All focus on Twickenham defeat'
Wales assistant Shaun Edwards admits that his side will "always be judged" on how they perform in major competitions such as the Six Nations, rather than friendlies.
Feb 5, 15:08
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Shaun Edwards wary of wounded England ahead of Six Nations opener
Shaun Edwards refuses to play down the talents of England, despite Friday night's opponents coming into the game with just nine survivors from their last outing.
Feb 5, 14:21
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Shaun Edwards: Wales "focused" ahead of Six Nations opener
Shaun Edwards says that Wales head into their Six Nations tournament opener against England feeling "focused" and ready.
Feb 5, 13:56
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England using speakers to prepare for Cardiff noise ahead of Wales showdown
Stuart Lancaster reveals that England are using loudspeakers in training to replicate the noise that they will face in Cardiff when they take on Wales in the Six Nations.
Feb 4, 17:21

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