Freddie Steward and Marcus Smith’s tries, either side of half-time, help England see off a stubborn Australia in Sydney and secure a 2-1 series win.
|Australia (10) 17|
|Try: Wright Con: Lolesio Pen: Lolesio|
|England (11) 21|
|Tries: Steward, Smith Con: Farrell Pens: Farrell|
The tourists started slowly and were 10-3 adrift towards the end of the first half following Tom Wright’s try.
But Steward stretched over from short range to snatch the lead before Smith grabbed a loose ball and sprinted in.
Folau Fainga’a burrowed over but England’s defence stood firm against late pressure to keep the hosts at bay.
More to follow.