England beat Australia 40-16 to reach Rugby World Cup semis
19 Oct 2019
England's wing Anthony Watson (2nd R) is congratulated after scoring a try during the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup quarter-final match between England and Australia at the Oita Stadium in Oita on Saturday. Charly Triballeau/ AFP
Wing Jonny May scored two tries in three first-half minutes as England beat Australia 40-16 on Saturday to become the first team to reach the Rugby World Cup semi-finals.
England outscored their old rivals four tries to one and had 20 points from Owen Farrell's perfect kicking as they set up a last-four clash with New Zealand or Ireland, who play later.