Jonathan Sexton’s Ireland success was always a question of ‘when’ and not ‘if’ – never mind what he says

Captain Jonathan Sexton celebrates after Ireland's victory over England at Aviva Stadium in Dublin last Saturday. Photo by Harry Murphy/Sportsfile

Billy Keane

Jonathan Sexton is sore. But winning a Grand Slam is the balm for all the aches. We don’t speak too much about the fact he threw himself under the English team in a last-ditch effort to save a try last Saturday evening. And England are very big. I would hate to have to feed them.