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Andy Gomarsall goes over

04 November 2013

RWC 2003 REACTION – England encouraged by attack in Uruguay win

Five-try full back Josh Lewsey played down the significance of his achievement during England’s 111-13 win over Uruguay, preferring to credit his teammates for improved cohesion with ball in hand

Josh Lewsey

31 October 2013

RWC 2003 highlights – Lewsey scores five in Uruguay thrashing

England completed their Pool C campaign with a 17-try demolition of Uruguay that secured a meeting with Six Nations rivals Wales in the quarter-final of Rugby World Cup 2003

Twickenham's match-day atmosphere

31 October 2013

You are the team's inspiration, Twickenham tells fans

Ahead of the impending QBE Internationals, England Rugby is calling on fans to get behind the team by Tweeting their messages of support using the hashtag #carrythemhome

Martin Johnson leaves the field after England's win over Samoa

28 October 2013

RWC 2003 reaction – Johnson demands improvement after Samoa scare

Martin Johnson believes his side are making far too many mistakes and says an unconvincing 35-22 win over Samoa is proof that England must improve hugely if they are to mount a serious challenge for the 2003 Rugby World Cup

Ben Cohen races away

25 October 2013

RWC 2003 HIGHLIGHTS – Spirited Samoa hand England a scare

England survived a first-quarter horror-show to beat Samoa 35-22 and record their third consecutive win at Rugby World Cup 2003, all but guaranteeing a quarter-final place against the runner-up in Pool D.