5 top clashes between England and Wales

5 top clashes between England and Wales

On this day last year, Wales clawed back from the depths of defeat to beat hosts England in the World Cup. We analyse 5 top meetings between the pair.

1. England 25-28 Wales, Rugby World Cup 2015

We start with last years famous victory as Wales defeated England at Twickenham which setup the hosts to be dumped out of the competition at the group stage.

2. England 28-17 Wales, Rugby World Cup 2003

The 2 rivals faced off at the quarter final stage in 2003 and despite a scare England won this clash and went on to win the World Cup.

3. Wales 30-3 England, 6 Nations 2013

Unbeaten England travelled to Cardiff hoping to wrap up the Grandslam under Stuart Lancaster, with Wales having a slight chance of winning the tournament. A rampant Wales claimed victory and to make matters worse for England claimed the 6 Nations crown.

4. England 46-12 Wales, 6 Nations 2000

After a disappointing World Cup, England claimed the 2000 6 Nations title and demolished Wales on their way to victory.

5. England 31-32 Wales, 5 Nations 1999

England were heading to victory over Wales and the 1999 Five Nations Grand Slam. However Scott Gibbs broke English hearts with a wonderful, side-stepping try past five England players.

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