Friday 26 December 2014

Irish women celebrate historic New Zealand victory

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Ireland's Niamh Briggs celebrates victory over New Zealand
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan
Ireland's Niamh Briggs celebrates victory over New Zealand Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan
5 August 2014; Ireland players, from left, Ashleigh Baxter, Ailis Egan and Vicky McGinn celebrate victory over New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Ireland players Sharon Lynch, second from left, and Larissa Muldoon celebrate after victory over New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
Tania Rosser of Ireland releases the ball during the IRB Women's Rugby World Cup Pool B match between New Zealand and Ireland at the French Rugby Federation headquarters on August 5, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)
Rawinia Everitt of New Zealand (C) evades a tackle from Claire Molloy and Paula Fitzpatrick of Ireland during the IRB Women's Rugby World Cup Pool B match between New Zealand and Ireland at the French Rugby Federation headquarters on August 5, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)
5 August 2014; Alison Millar, Ireland, in action against New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Ireland and Racing Metro out-half Jonathan Sexton with his son Luca, wife Laura and Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt at the game. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Fina, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Grace Davitt, Ireland, in action against New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Ireland scrum half Tania Rosser puts the ball into a scrum. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Niamh Briggs, Ireland, kicks a penalty. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Ireland players Ashleigh Baxter, Nora Stapleton, Niamh Briggs and Tania Rosser celebrate victory over New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Isabelle Picarel / IRB
5 August 2014; Ireland players Ashleigh Baxter, Nora Stapleton, Niamh Briggs and Tania Rosser celebrate victory over New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Niamh Briggs, Ireland, in action against New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Ireland players including Fiona Coghlan, 1, Sophie Spence and Tania Rosser celebrate victory over New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurélien Meunier / SPORTSFILE
5 August 2014; Paula Fitzpatrick, Ireland, in action against New Zealand. 2014 Women's Rugby World Cup Final, Pool B, Ireland v New Zealand, Marcoussis, Paris, France. Picture credit: Aurlien Meunier / SPORTSFILE

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