Sam Burgess lifts for England's victory over France

FORMER Rabbitohs NRL star Sam Burgess won praise for his defensive effort in his international rugby debut as England held on to beat France 19-14 in a World Cup warm-up game at Twickenham.

Two early tries to winger Anthony Watson set up the win for the home side.


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