Sunday 20 August 2017

10 pictures from the Aviva that will make you proud to be Irish

18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton, left, and Simon Zebo of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton, left, and Simon Zebo of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt and Sean O'Brien of Ireland after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Simon Zebo, right, and Jonathan Sexton celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Donnacha Ryan and Andrew Conway of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Devin Toner and Iain Henderson of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton of Ireland celebrates a try by Iain Henderson during the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
Players react at the final whistle in the Six Nations international rugby union match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on March 18, 2017. Ireland beat England 13-9 to deny the visitors a record-breaking Grand Slam victory in Dublin on Saturday. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNISADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Rugby Union - Ireland v England - Six Nations Championship - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - 18/3/17 Ireland's Iain Henderson and Devin Toner celebrate at the end of the match Reuters / Clodagh Kilcoyne Livepic
Rugby Union - Ireland v England - Six Nations Championship - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - 18/3/17 The referee blows the whistle at full time Reuters / Clodagh Kilcoyne Livepic
18 March 2017; Donnacha Ryan and Andrew Conway of Ireland celebrate following the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Ireland finished their Six Nations in fine style with a 13-9 win to deny England a Grand Slam. Here are 10 of the best images from the Aviva.

18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton, left, and Simon Zebo of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton, left, and Simon Zebo of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt and Sean O'Brien of Ireland after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Simon Zebo, right, and Jonathan Sexton celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Donnacha Ryan and Andrew Conway of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Devin Toner and Iain Henderson of Ireland celebrate after the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile
18 March 2017; Jonathan Sexton of Ireland celebrates a try by Iain Henderson during the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile
Players react at the final whistle in the Six Nations international rugby union match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on March 18, 2017. Ireland beat England 13-9 to deny the visitors a record-breaking Grand Slam victory in Dublin on Saturday. / AFP PHOTO / Adrian DENNISADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Rugby Union - Ireland v England - Six Nations Championship - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - 18/3/17 Ireland's Iain Henderson and Devin Toner celebrate at the end of the match Reuters / Clodagh Kilcoyne Livepic
Rugby Union - Ireland v England - Six Nations Championship - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - 18/3/17 The referee blows the whistle at full time Reuters / Clodagh Kilcoyne Livepic
18 March 2017; Donnacha Ryan and Andrew Conway of Ireland celebrate following the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium in Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

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