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Wednesday 18 October 2017

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"I think I scored one from two yards against Italy which I thought was better."

-- England manager Martin Johnson plays down winger Chris Ashton's wonder-try against the Wallabies.

"Artificial turf may be the future of rugby."

-- Saracens chairman Nigel Wray continues the slow descent of Europe's most soulless club.

"Not getting a lot of opportunities, I have to prove myself on the training paddock and around the hotel."

-- All Blacks flanker Daniel Braid keeps his chin (and table tennis skills?) up, despite the demoralising effects of contesting Richie McCaw's starting spot.

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