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Burns’ night sets up England victory

’BOKS BEAT JOCKS:In other games on Saturday, South Africa defeated Scotland, Samoa triumphed over Italy and Ireland dashed Canadian hopes of a historic win


Stand-in coach Les Kiss believed Ireland achieved what they wanted from a tour on which they capped six new players.

“From a coaching perspective it was certainly encouraging on a lot of fronts,” Kiss said.

“Sometimes the perception is you can come and get these tier two nations and run it away easily but they were both tough affairs,” he said.

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