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Sinckler starts as England face Wallabies at Twickenham

Kyle Sinckler has been named in the starting lineup for England's clash with Australia at Twickenham on Saturday afternoon.

The prop will win his 46th cap at HQ in an unchanged forward pack from the demolition of Tonga last weekend.

Captain Owen Farrell returns to the side at inside centre, Henry Slade stays at outside centre, and Marcus Smith will start at fly half.

Jonny May (left) and Manu Tuilagi (right) will be on the wings, Freddie Steward is at full back and Ben Youngs is at scrum half.

"We know this will be a tough test for us, we’re playing against a team who have been together a while and who have beat the world champions twice. As an Australian I know how much this game means," said head coach Eddie Jones.

"We’ve had a really good week of preparation, we’re looking to improve our performance this week and I think this side is building well."

England: Steward; Tuilagi, Slade, Farrell (capt) May; Smith, Youngs; Genge, George, Sinckler, Itoje, Hill, Lawes, Underhill, Curry.

Replacements: Blamire, Rodd, Stuart, Ewels, Dombrandt, Simmonds, Quirke, Malins.

England v Australia is live on Amazon Prime Sport and TalkSPORT (KO 17:30).


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