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Ireland Team to face Wales Announced

Declan Kidney has announced his side to face Wales on Sunday with few surprises. Keith Earls attempts the impossible, replacing O’Driscoll at 13 and Andrew Trimble makes it onto the left wing. Conor Murray faces a horrible 6 Nations debut up against his doppelganger Mike Phillips. Peter O’Mahony is likely to get a debut from

Ireland Team to face Australia

Declan Kidney has announced his side to take on the mighty Australians in Saturdays rugby World Cup group D decider. Although the Irish put on a fairly lacklustre display against the USA last week they are bolstered by the return of four first team regulars from injury. Team as follows: Rob Kearney, Tommy Bowe, Brian

Ireland V France Team Announced & 5 reasons Ireland can beat France

Irish team for Sunday as follows: 15 – Luke Fitzgerald (Blackrock College/Leinster) 14 – Fergus McFadden (Old Belvedere/Leinster) 13 – Brian O’Driscoll (UCD/Leinster) (capt) 12 – Gordon D’Arcy (Lansdowne/Leinster) 11 – Keith Earls (Thomond/Munster) 10 – Jonathan Sexton (St. Mary’s College/Leinster) 9 – Tomas O’Leary (Dolphin/Munster) 1 – Cian Healy (Clontarf/Leinster) 2 – Rory Best