through injury and replacement kicker Rodriguez was not up to the mark. Equally the maestro Jonny Wilkinson also had a shocker, landing only 2 from 5.
England had little to be excited about. An over-excited Courtney Lewis looked like a loose cannon, Andy Sheridan is still an over-hyped powder puff and Tuilagi looks out of place in the pedestrian back line. Worzell Gummidge was awarded the first yellow card of the cup and if England do not change their floppy tactics at the break down they can expect many more.
But the remaining image will be how much England did not suit black and someone needs to