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Player Ratings As Ireland Secure Dramatic Nail-Biting Victory Over Wales

Ireland secured a 37-27 victory over Wales in an absolutely gripping encounter at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin this afternoon.  In the first half, Ireland dominated possession and territory but were unable to make it count as Johnny Sexton failed to find his range with three kicks. Gareth Davies’ first-half try cancelled out Jacob Stockdale’s opener to put Wales up …

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‘We Are Targeting A Bonus Point’ – Wales Scrum Half Sets Stall Out Ahead Of Ireland Clash

Wales take on Ireland in an eagerly anticipated NatWest 6 Nations clash on Saturday as Joe Schmidt’s side look to keep their Grand Slam aspirations alive. While the Welsh opened their campaign with an impressive win over a fancied Scotland side, the fell just short in a controversial 12-6 defeat at Twickenham last time out. However, despite not being able …

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Ireland’s Miserable Six Nations Form Against Wales Won’t Fill Irish Fans With Confidence

The first of two NatWest 6 Nations hiatuses is drawing to a close and rugby fans are greedy eyeing another weekend of Test rugby that is fast approaching. Kicking off with an appetising affair that sees France hosting Italy in a bottom-of-the-table clash on Friday night, Saturday’s pair of entrées that features Ireland taking on Wales in Dublin and Scotland …

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Andy Farrell Issues Stern Warning To Ireland’s Younger Players “Getting Carried Away”

Sean McMahon reporting from Carton House  Ireland will no doubt face their most difficult test of this year’s NatWest 6 Nations thus far when Wales come to the Aviva Stadium looking to secure back-to-back wins against Joe Schmidt’s side. Ireland’s preparations have been dominated by the fitness concerns of Tadhg Furlong, James Ryan and Iain Henderson but defensive coach Andy …

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