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Last Updated: Saturday, 5 February 2005, 17:17 GMT
Wales v England photos

Wales' Shane Williams runs into England resistance

The hosts exploit a poor start from England when Shane Williams jinks over in the corner to open the scoring

Shane Williams goes over to score

Stephen Jones fails to convert Williams' ninth-minute try and a penalty from Charlie Hodgson narrows the Welsh lead to 5-3

England's eighteen-year-old debutant Mathew Tait attempts to catch Gavin Henson

Mathew Tait experiences a harsh induction into international rugby as he attempts to contain Wales' Gavin Henson

Mark Cueto is held by Wales players

England struggle to assert themselves and a penalty from Stephen Jones sees Wales leading 8-3 at the break

Mathew Tait comes off second best to Gavin Henson

Tait's baptism of fire continues after the restart as Gavin Henson lands the second of two massive tackles

Charlie Hodgson scores a penalty to keep England within sight

Charlie Hodgson punishes a Welsh infringement in the 48th-minute to put England within two points of the lead at 8-6

Mark Cueto and Tom Shanklin

Both sides start to make more mistakes as they search for the score that will take the game away from the opposition

Charlie Hodgson converts a penalty to put England ahead at 9-8

Hodgson converts his third penalty to put England ahead for the first time with ten minutes left to play

Gavin Henson slots over a long-distance penalty to give Wales a fragile 11-9 lead

With only four minutes left Gavin Henson slots over a long-distance penalty to regain the lead for Wales at 11-9

Welsh players celebrate

Wales hold on to record their first win over England in Cardiff for 12 years and kick start their Six Nations campaign





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