Scintillating England score eight tries
- From the section Rugby League
England got back to winning ways with the help of a scintillating first-half performance to beat Ireland 42-0 at the John Smith's Stadium in Huddersfield.
They lost their Rugby League World Cup opener to Australia but a first half hat-trick from Ryan Hall ensured they remain on course for a semi-final spot.
Tom Briscoe scored two tries with Brett Ferres, Kallum Watkins and Rangi Chase all crossing the white line as a rampant England ran in a total of eight tries to complete the rout.