IRE
No.Name
15Rob Kearney, FB
14Tommy Bowe, W
T
2
13Keith Earls, C
T
12Gordon D'Arcy, C
11Andrew Trimble, W
T
10Johnny Sexton, FH
4
3
9Conor Murray, SH
1Cian Healy, P
2Rory Best, H
3Mike Ross, P
4Donncha O'Callaghan, L
5Paul O'Connell, L
6Stephen Ferris, FL
7Sean O'Brien, FL
8Jamie Heaslip, N8
Replacements
16Sean Cronin, H
17Tom Court, P
T
18Donnacha Ryan, L
19Peter O'Mahony, FL
20Eoin Reddan, SH
21Ronan O'Gara, C
22Fergus McFadden, C

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Aviva Stadium
8:30 AM, February 25, 2012
Capacity: 51,700
98%
Attendance: 51,000
2955dTom Hamilton

Searching for that missing component

"The history books will show a fairly conclusive 42-10 home victory over Italy but question marks still surround this Ireland side." <b>Tom Hamilton</b> writes

Match Commentary

82'42-10 End of half
82'42-10 End of half
81'+142-10 End of second half

Match Stats

IRE
Possession
ITALY
62%
38%
Territory
62%
38%
IRE
ITALY
139Runs83
475Meters Run280
16Clean Breaks3
89Tackles143
3Missed Tackles23
11Turnover Knock On18

Six Nations 2012 News