Saturday 27 May 2017

A heroic performance for the ages by Ireland

Finlay Bealham celebrates victory Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
Finlay Bealham celebrates victory Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
Editorial

Editorial

Famously, in the years that followed, about a quarter-of-a-million supporters claimed they too were in Thomond Park when Munster beat the All Blacks in 1978.

Munster's place as the only Irish rugby team to defeat New Zealand changed on Saturday night.

In a home away from home in Chicago, a second Irish team beat the All Blacks.

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