Jonny Wilkinson joins French club Toulon

TOULON, France (Reuters) - England flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson has joined Toulon from the Newcastle Falcons, the French club said on Monday.

Wilkinson, 29, drop-kicked the winning goal when England beat Australia 20-17 in the 2003 World Cup final.

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Article Published: 18/05/2009