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Ruaidhri O'Connor

Ruaidhri O'Connor

"Six, that's twice you've been going with him. Not again." Chris Pollock (left) warns Peter O'Mahony over his exchanges with the Australians early on.

"Ben, that's twice I've had to ask about the gap. I'm not asking again." Ben Mowen gets a warning of his own at line-out time.

"I'm not talking to you! Ben, three pens, one free-kick against ..." The Australian penalty count goes up

"Call from the touch judge, your No 1 has changed bind after the hit. Thanks Stu!" South African official Stuart Berry gets some credit from the man in charge after his intervention.

"He's alright, we'll play." Cian Healy might have been down, but Pollock waits for no man.

"Paul, there's a difference between a controlled walk and a spin." The New Zealander gets technical after Australia turn a scrum on the Irish line.

"We had an agreement pre-game – hit and hold. If you want me to make a decision... hit and hold." Revealing his scrum philosophy.

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