Friday 22 September 2017

IRELAND v WALES TALE OF THE TAPE

DUBLIN HEAD TO HEAD

Apr 1, 2000: Ireland 19 Wales 23, Lansdowne Road

Feb 3, 2002: Ireland 54 Wales 10, Lansdowne Road

Feb 22, 2004: Ireland 36 Wales 15, Lansdowne Road

Feb 26, 2006: Ireland 31 Wales 5, Lansdowne Road

Mar 8, 2008: Ireland 12 Wales 16, Croke Park

Tries:

Ireland 16

Wales 7

2010 SIX NATIONS

POINTS SCORERS

IRELAND

R O'Gara 23

T Bowe 10

J Heaslip 5

T O'Leary 5

D Wallace 5

K Earls 5

P Wallace 3

J Sexton 3

WALES

S Jones 33

L Halfpenny 10

S Williams 10

AR Jones 5

J Hook 5

L Byrne 5

MOST CAPPED PLAYERS

IRELAND

J Hayes 100

B O'Driscoll 99

R O'Gara 96

P O'Connell 68

WALES

M Williams 94

S Jones 86

S Williams 71

T Shanklin 65

THE COACHES

DECLAN KIDNEY

Grand Slam: 2009

Heineken Cup: 2006, 2008

Ireland record: Played 14 Won 11 Drawn 1 Lost 2

WARREN GATLAND

Grand Slam: 2008

Wales record: Played 22 Won 12 Drawn 0 Lost 10

SIX/FIVE NATIONS RECORD

IRELAND WALES

Grand Slams: 2 8

Championships: 17 32

Triple Crowns: 10 18

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