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South Africa domination sums up ugly year for stuttering England

England and South Africa contested the 2019 Rugby World Cup final, but less than a year ahead from its next edition, the two sides are heading in different directions.

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England end patchy autumn series with SA defeat

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Australia stage 21-point comeback in win vs. Wales

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