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Williams eyes repeat of Twickenham feat

By Andrew Baldock

Wales centre Scott Williams is set for a Twickenham return on Saturday with a six-year unbeaten England record in his sights.

Williams assured himself of a place in Welsh rugby folklore by scoring a 50m breakaway try that downed England on home turf during the 2012 Six Nations.

His 75th-minute touchdown secured Wales the Triple Crown and also underpinned a second Grand Slam of Warren Gatland's coaching reign that arrived just three weeks later.

Wales were outsiders on that February afternoon, and the same will apply this weekend, especially as England boast a 14-match unbeaten Six Nations home record since Williams weaved his magic.

"Another one of those memories would be nice," said Williams, who was an integral part of Wales' impressive 34-7 opening Six Nations victory over Scotland. "It's a long time ago now, too long. It's going to be a different challenge (on Saturday), but we have won there before.

"It's definitely do-able, but we will have to be a step up again. We probably won't get as many chances, so we need to make sure that we take them."

Reflecting on the Scotland win, Williams said: "It's a good way to start the tournament, and we showed some glimpses of some really good stuff.

"We left a couple of tries out there, if we are being harsh.

"I am lucky enough to have played in this competition a couple of times and know how important the first game is, making sure that we win. It's a good start and something we can build on.

"We felt quite comfortable, making them kick the ball."

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