ENGLAND 54 FIJI 12
England's halfback Danny Care breaks away from the Fiji defence. Photo: AFP
LONDON: England launched their European autumn series with a commanding 54-12 win over Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday.
Stuart Lancaster's men outscored Fiji seven tries to two and the match was all but over as a contest at half-time with England 25-0 up.
England's fifth win in as many Test against Fiji, battling to overcome issues of player release for this tour, was also their record margin of victory ovet the Pacific Islanders, surpassing the 35-point gap they recorded in a 58-23 success at Twickenham in 1989.
England trounce Fiji at Twickenham
England open their international season with seven tries. Photo: Getty Images