England fury as Williams and Adams score controversial Wales tries in Six Nations showdown

ENGLAND'S Six Nations clash with Wales descended into major controversy after the Dragons scored two hugely debatable tries.

The first came on 16 minutes when winger Josh Adams caught a cross-field kick by Dan Biggar.

England felt Biggar's penalty kick was taken too quickly as Eddie Jones' men weren't ready for the restart.

Owen Farrell led the protests to the official and could be heard arguing: "Every single water carrier was on the field. You've got to give us time to set."

But his protests fell on deaf ears as the official saw no issue with Bigger's quick thinking.

The second was equally as controversial when Rees-Zammit dropped the ball when he was bursting through the defensive guard.

He appeared to knock the ball on when it bounced off his leg before Liam Williams collected the loose ball and crossed the line.

Former England scrum-half Matt Dawson labelled the decision 'a shambles.'

He told BBC Radio 5 Live: "He's knocked it on to his body, then it's gone straight down.

"That is a shambles. Owen Farrell's temperature must be over 100.

"Even Wales can't believe it."

Former Wales international Jonathon Davies said on BBC One: "If they weren't happy with the first try, then they won't be with that one!

"When you ride your luck you have to ride it well, and at the moment they are!"

Former Harlequins star Ugi Monye was also left stunned and labelled the decisions 'disgraceful.'

He wrote on Twitter: "Players and coaches take criticism, fair game… The level of officiating in this 1st half is actually disgraceful"

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