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Winning anniversary for Wilkinson

Jonny Wilkinson kicked all five penalties as his Toulon side beat Perpignan 15-9 in Top 14 action on the 10th anniversary of England's World Cup success.

Toulon captain Wilkinson, who scored the winning drop goal in the last minute of extra time against Australia a decade ago, kicked Toulon into a 15-3 lead before they hung on in the second half of a tough battle which featured several penalties and a handful of injuries on both sides.

The win sees Toulon extend their lead at the top of the table to four points ahead of the weekend's other fixtures.


From Belfast Telegraph