England 20 Tonga 18: Wayne Bennett's side cling on to book first final spot in 22 years

England 20 Tonga 18: Wayne Bennett's side cling on to book first final spot in 22 years
 

The full back scored one try, set up the others for Jermaine McGillvary and John Bateman and kicked four goals.
But Wayne Bennett's men almost blew this semi-final with a disastrous collapse in the last seven minutes.
They were cruising 20-0 ahead and Tonga only had some pride to play for in front of a ferocious home support.
But they then leaked three converted tries to leave them hanging on by their finger tips.
It had shades of 2013 all over again when England lost to New Zealand in the semi final with just 20 seconds left.
They looked like self destructing again and Andrew Fifita... read more

 
25 November 2017 in Sport, Views: 62
Source: Daily Star
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