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Last Updated: Saturday, 14 June, 2003, 07:45 GMT 08:45 UK
Clockwatch: NZ 13-15 England
All the action as England seal their first win over the All Blacks in New Zealand since 1973.


80mins+1: England win for the first time since 1973 as the final whistle goes.

80mins: Robinson just clears the head of Ralph with his kick and it bounces in for a lineout. He receives treatment for a knock while New Zealand take it quickly and McCaw breaks for a thrilling finale.

79mins: Johnson pounces on the ball to win it for England after a flurry of Kiwi possession.

77mins: The All Blacks forwards steadily roll forward before finally spreading it wide to Umaga. He tries to turn his man as does McCaw, but the New Zealand flanker holds on to the ball and Wilkinson steps up for a penalty to touch.

76mins: England get a penalty awarded against them despite Lewsey having his head stamped on.

75mins: The black shirts of New Zealand continue to look for the telling attack. Bracken stops it this time with a superb piece of gathering. It paves the way for Vickery to fire out of the blocks on his own and run some 15 yards.

74mins: Wilkinson is tackled in a dangerous position but England win a penalty when So'oailo tackles illegally. So'oailo is then replaced by Jerry Collins.

73mins: Joe Worsley comes on for Richard Hill, while Malili Muliaina comes on for Rokocoko

72mins: The tiredness of the game is beginning to show on both sides. On this occasion New Zealand fall foul with a knock-on. The scrum turns to a penalty as the All Blacks answer back. Wilkinson chooses to kick at goal from the halfway line. It falls just short.

71mins: Vickery rather bizarrely is on hand to produce a deft kick for an All Black lineout.

70mins: Wilkinson is back on his feet and smacks the ball into touch.

69mins: England win a penalty five yards in front of their posts after New Zealand fail to release the ball. Wilkinson is receiving treatment after Umaga stamps on his hand. The England number 10 also looks to be struggling with a sore neck.

68mins: Blows are exchanged between the front rows as England lose possession. The referee has a word with Johnson and Reuben Thorne.

67mins: England finally have their first chance in six minutes to regroup with a Bracken put-in at the scrum because of an All Black knock-on.

66mins: Spencer once more rifles the ball out to Howlett. This time England's defence is strong. Howlett and then Ralph are tackled in quick succession.

64mins: Spencer hoofs the ball forward again in a monumental turnaround to the game. Cohen gathers but fails to release the ball and is penalised. Spencer produces arguably his worst spot kick of the night.

63mins: Spencer smashes the ball upfield and Doug Howlett charges on. He beats Dallaglio to the chase for the game's only try as full-back Lewsey is caught some way out of position.

England raise question marks about Howlett being offside but the try and Spencer's conversion stand.
England 15-13 New Zealand

62mins: New Zealand desperately need to regroup as their ascendancy of the first half has dramatically disappeared.

61mins: Lewsey is on the ground after a punishing challenge. As he stays down England stride on through Vickery and then Dallaglio. The ball is whipped out to Wilkinson, who slots over a timely drop goal.
England 15-6 New Zealand

60mins: England, and Bracken in particular, are let off by what seems an obvious knock-on. Justice is eventually granted to New Zealand as McCaw steals the ball off Wilkinson on the floor.

58mins: So'oailo flips the ball with some style one-handed under his legs to Devine. Devine and the rest of the backs fail to match that effort.

57mins: Keven Mealamu comes on for Oliver.

56mins: New Zealand are penalised in the scrum and Wilkinson steps up for his fourth kick. He maintains his 100% record with a breathtaking strike from the sidelines.
England 12-6 New Zealand

55mins: Cohen very nearly finds his way through down the right flank. He fails to find the gap but it takes up enough time to bring Back into the game.

54mins: Robinson almost slips through the clutches of Steve Devine as remarkably England seem to hold the upper hand.

53mins: Kay forces Williams to knock on in the lineout - scrum to England - as the sin bin clock ticks on. Some superb work by just 13 men.

52mins: New Zealand have clear overlaps at every corner but England just about bundle the ball into touch.

England win a free kick at the lineout and Bracken takes his time before Wilkinson makes sure he finds the stands with his punt.

51mins: England desperately try to hold onto the ball but a Tindall kick allows a fresh All Black attack.

49mins: So'oailo pounces from the back of the scrum to touch down. But the try is not given as he brings it over in two moves. England get a penalty.

48mins: New Zealand produce a sensational break as Spencer sprints down the right flank for 40 yards. A try looks a certainty as he spreads it to Doug Howlett but he fails to send it to Joe Rokocoko at the telling moment.

England are in disarray now as Lawrence Dallaglio joins Back in the sin bin. Marshall, meanwhile, limps off the field. New Zealand have a penalty and opt for a scrum with the two-player advantage.

46mins: Cohen kicks intelligently at the end of a really promising England attack. New Zealand find themselves on the defensive with a lineout five metres out.

The referee stays true to his word and sin bins Back for his latest infringement.

45mins: Jack charges down Wilkinson's attempted clearance from the kick-off. Mike Tindall beats Jack over the try line to touch it down.

44mins: Wilkinson has a penalty chance after a Jack infringement. And over it goes.
England 9-6 New Zealand

43mins: Richie McCaw puts England on the defensive with another bulldozing break. He and his team-mates continually make attempts to find a way through but England's tacklers stand firm and subsequently win the ball

42mins: The referee has a word with Johnson warning the next offside could bring a sin binning.

41mins: Spencer restarts with Phil Vickery on as a blood replacement for Leonard. It takes just 35 seconds for England to give away a penalty - Kay this time nudging offside.

Half-time: England 6-6 New Zealand

40mins+2: Greenwood steals the ball with the All Blacks in full swing. Before he has a chance to do anything, the whistle goes for half-time.

40mins+1 England's front row hand New Zealand another penalty.

40mins: Ralph produces one of the most ridiculous knock-ons as he dummies a kick only to spill the ball.

39mins: Bracken jumps at So'oailo at the base of the scrum but is cautioned for holding on to the number eight. Spencer fluffs his kick though.

38mins: This time Wilkinson manages to avoid touch with his kick-off. But within moments the New Zealand forwards are charging forward in attack.

36mins: Richie McCaw smashes through the England defence. It comes out for Spencer but Neil Back effectively gifts New Zealand three points with a glaringly obvious offside in front of the posts. Spencer seals the points.
England 6-6 New Zealand

35mins: Marshall opts for a smart kick along the ground but it rolls into touch for an England lineout, which England again lose.

34mins: Marshall is tackled without the ball and he promptly takes a quick tap. Thompson spends his time arguing with Ali Williams in the meantime.

33mins: Tempers flare up in the front row between Steve Thompson and Oliver, but it comes to nothing.

32mins: Spencer lifts a high ball in the swirling wind to Lewsey, who superbly gathers.

31mins: Another knock-on - this time by Kay - paves the way for another New Zealand scrum.

30mins: Spencer goes for touch rather than the points. So'oailo launches his forwards but Dallaglio steals a timely ball. An excellent effort by the former England skipper allows Wilkinson to once more clear the danger.

29mins: England win the ball in a ruck but duly gift it back with an exceedingly dangerous knock-on in front of their posts. The referee plays the advantage before Ralph is felled and New Zealand get another penalty.

28mins: Spencer kicks his heels for a stunning break. He delays his pass to Doug Howlett, who is caught by Ben Cohen and Will Greenwood just shy of the line. Wilkinson finds touch in the nick of time.

27mins: England are rushed into another error straight after the restart as Lewsey spills for a New Zealand scrum.

25mins: Lawrence Dallaglio launches a fine break down the right flank. He is unable to release the ball and earns Wilkinson a second penalty attempt out wide. The Newcastle fly-half slots it over despite the crowd's boos.
England 6-3 New Zealand

24mins: Wilkinson slips with the ball in hand and is pounced upon by the All Black loose forwards. Josh Lewsey rescues the moment with a quick kick to touch.

23mins: Wilkinson hoofs the ball from behind his own try line which fails to find touch. And the All Blacks use it as a launch pad for Joe Rokocoko. He is called back for an earlier infringement.

22mins: The All Blacks pack drive forward and spin the ball out wide. Their backs have an overlap but Caleb Ralph is sent into touch by Jason Robinson after a weak Joe Rokococo pass.

21mins: England's normally reliable lineout fails to win its own ball and Martin Johnson gives Spencer another opportunity for points. But the All Black number 10 boots the ball into touch instead.

20mins: Despite the efforts of both Spencer and Wilkinson neither side is able to ignite a slightly stilted and untidy game to date. New Zealand, however, hold the upper hand.

19mins: Wilkinson tries to rush the latest England attack and his pass duly bounces out of the hands of Jason Leonard - scrum to the All Blacks.

18mins: The wet weather is taking its toll as Tana Umaga becomes the latest player guilty of fumbling the ball. The referee waves play on.

17mins: Graham Rowntree is singled out for scrumming illegally. Spencer seals a simple touch with the resulting punt.

16mins: England launch attacks on the openside and blindside but Wilkinson knocks the ball forward in the tackle during the latter.

14mins: The New Zealand backs line up to launch attacks at England, but the English defence just stands firm. England are hit with another penalty against them though. Spencer, despite the aid of Marshall holding the ball, fails with his spot kick.

13mins: After his equalising penalty, Spencer finds an excellent gap to boot the ball deep into England territory for a lineout.

12mins: Spencer lines up his second penalty attempt and this time makes no mistake.
England 3-3 New Zealand

10mins: Wilkinson boots his 22 drop-out straight into touch to hand the opponents another easy scrum. Justin Marshall almost finds a way through with a superb break but he is felled five metres short of the line. But a penalty is a reward for his efforts.

9mins: Spencer steps up for his penalty kick but it sails wide.

8mins: Anton Oliver launches the ball to his lineout jumpers and New Zealand get a chance to equalise as Kay goes over the top this time.

7mins: New Zealand try to drive their way through the England pack. They get a penalty for their efforts as the English go over the top illegally.

6mins: Wilkinson's penalty goes too far and New Zealand are gifted a scrum.

5mins: Kyran Bracken tries to spiral the ball out to his backs but Josh Lewsey knocks the ball on. The referee calls the players back, though, for an earlier All Black offside.

4mins: The All Blacks steal England's ball at the lineout and try to launch their own attack through the boot of Spencer. But Jason Robinson comfortably gathers with support from the England forwards.

3mins: The first lineout of the game is easily taken by Rodney So'oailo but offside is the call by referee Stuart Dickinson. Wilkinson hoofs the ball into touch.

2mins: Wilkinson makes no mistake with his kick despite the windy conditions.
England 3-0 New Zealand

1min: Carlos Spencer tries to boot the ball out of danger but it is charged down by Ben Kay. It leads to an early England penalty.

0800 BST: Jonny Wilkinson gets the game under way as he lofts the ball towards the All Black forwards.


Teams:

England: J Lewsey; J Robinson, W Greenwood, M Tindall, B Cohen; J Wilkinson, K Bracken; G Rowntree, S Thompson, J Leonard (P Vickery 41), M Johnson, B Kay, R Hill (J Worsley, 73), N Back, L Dallaglio.
Replacements: D West, S Borthwick, ,A Gomarsall, P Grayson, D Luger.

New Zealand: D Howlett; J Rokocoko (M Muliaina, 73), M Nonu, T Umaga, C Ralph; C Spencer, J Marshall (S Devine, 48); D Hewett, A Oliver (K Mealamu, 57), G Somerville, C Jack, A Williams, R Thorne (capt), R McCaw, R So'oialo (J Collins, 74).
Replacements: D Carter, B Thorn, C Hoeft.




VOTE RESULTS
After beating New Zealand, will England win the World Cup?
Yes
 60.52% 
No
 39.48% 
24967 Votes Cast
Results are indicative and may not reflect public opinion


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