May delighted as England follow up win over Ireland by routing France

Mathieu Bastareaud is brought back in to add power to the France midfield

Mathieu Bastareaud is brought back in to add power to the France midfield

Victory meant England had won both their opening two matches this Six Nations following a 32-20 success away to reigning champions Ireland last weekend.

France conceded six tries, five of them being the result of England's offensive kicks that put them under pressure, and Parra's words were damning for his team and their management.

Following a touchline flare-up, Farrell chased up his own kick as England scored yet another try by putting the ball behind a powerful but sluggish France. "When we get back together on Wednesday we'll start the process of how we can get better again".

"We are playing the greatest Welsh side ever". He's been at the top of the tree in European rugby for the last 15 years, through his club and country and the Lions. When all around you are losing their heads the one thing a team requires is a steady hand but Guirado had a disastrous opening few minutes which unsettled the rest of the team and set the pattern of the humiliation. But if you're [sic] only following someone on here just to criticise them maybe you should have a long look in the mirror and start criticising yourself. We're looking forward to going down there.

France finally managed to break the shackles and had something to celebrate when Yoann Huget raced through before offloading to winger Damian Penaud, who touched down as France raised their tally to eight points but England went on to claim their bonus point before the break when a combination of Ashton and Kyle Sinckler sent Henry Slade over the line as the first half ended with a 30-8 scoreline.

"We can't get disheartened, we represent France".

Simon Middleton's side enjoyed a marvellous first 40 minutes, scoring four tries through Jess Breach, Poppy Cleall, Kelly Smith and Breach again - the latter two of which came with Vickii Cornborough in the sin-bin.

Jones said, "Jonny May is like, when you go to the park, and you see a person with a tennis ball and they throw it, and the dog runs 100 miles per hour and chases and brings it back. He does that pretty well".

They might be without Mako Vunipola, however, after the loosehead prop limped off after injuring his left ankle.

"It's very painful when they score try after try", France captain Guilhem Guirado said. I'm most of all disappointed with what happened in the first half.

"He's chasing kicks, putting pressure on teams, he's getting the ball back for us, he's creating chaos and he's scoring a good few tries off the back of it".

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