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England's winning Test run

England have registered 17 consecutive Test victories, leaving them one win adrift of New Zealand's record run among tier-one teams of 18 as they face Scotland on Saturday.

Here, Press Association Sport examines the winning streak.

2015 -

England 60 Uruguay 3 - Manchester City Stadium, October 10

A meaningless rout of Uruguay was the final act of the Stuart Lancaster regime, England having already been knocked out of their own World Cup.

2016 -

Scotland 9 England 15 - Murrayfield, February 6

George Kruis and Jack Nowell crossed either side of half-time as the Eddie Jones era was launched with a victory founded on a strong second-half performance.

Italy 9 England 40 - Stadio Olimpico, February 14

The "good hiding" of Italy demanded by Jones was duly delivered with Jonathan Joseph plundering a hat-trick of tries.

England 21 Ireland 10 - Twickenham, February 27

England began healing their World Cup wounds by dispatching their RBS 6 Nations title rivals in their first match at Twickenham since being pummelled by Australia.

England 25 Wales 21 - Twickenham, March 12

The Grand Slam started to become a reality, but England were forced to survive a dramatic late fightback by Wales having led 19-0 and 25-7.

France 21 England 31 - Stade de France, March 19

England completed their first Grand Slam since 2003 but a tense victory was probably their worst performance of the campaign.

England 27 Wales 13 - Twickenham, May 29

This time Wales launched an early onslaught only to fade in the money-spinning fixture that at least provided England with a warm-up for their tour to Australia.

Australia 28 England 39 - Suncorp Stadium, June 11

England were over-run during an early onslaught by the Wallabies but responded magnificently with Joseph, Marland Yarde and Nowell crossing.

Australia 7 England 23 - AAMI Stadium, June 18

A first series triumph in the southern hemisphere was delivered after England's defensive heroics held out Australia's relentless second-half attacks.

Australia 40 England 44 - Allianz Stadium, June 25

In whitewashing the Wallabies, England delivered possibly their finest display under Jones as they concluded an exhausting season with a thrilling victory.

England 37 South Africa 21 - Twickenham, November 12

A first win over South Africa since 2006 opened the autumn in conclusive fashion, but the Springboks were a pale shadow of their former selves.

England 58 Fiji 15 - Twickenham, November 19

Nine tries were amassed with Joseph, Semesa Rokoduguni and Joe Launchbury crossing twice, but England's defence was fragile.

England 27 Argentina 14 - Twickenham, November 26

Elliot Daly was sent off in the fifth minute as England built a 16-0 lead, survived a Pumas fightback and then finished as the more dangerous team.

England 37 Australia 21 - Twickenham, December 3

A 14th Test victory, matching England's previous record, was recorded as an alarming early start eventually subsided with an opportunist try from Joseph the turning point.

2017 -

England 19 France 16 - Twickenham, February 4

It took the arrival of the cavalry from the bench to break French resistance, Ben Te'o producing strong carries before picking a clever line for the decisive score.

Wales 16 England 21 - Principality Stadium, February 11

The most exciting win of Jones' reign saw England snatch victory through a dramatic late try from Daly engineered by Owen Farrell.

England 36 Italy 15 - Twickenham, February 26

Italy's refusal to form rucks confused England, who trailed 10-5 at half-time before powering clear in the final 10 minutes with Nowell crossing twice.


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