Monday 20 August 2018

World Rugby U20 Championship as it happened: Brave Ireland fall short against the Baby Boks

Harry Byrne of Ireland during the World Rugby U20 Championship 2018 Pool C match between France and Ireland at the Stade Aime Giral in Perpignan, France. Photo by Willy Mellet/Sportsfile
Harry Byrne of Ireland during the World Rugby U20 Championship 2018 Pool C match between France and Ireland at the Stade Aime Giral in Perpignan, France. Photo by Willy Mellet/Sportsfile

Michéal Ó Scannáil

The Ireland Under-20s' determined challenge was undone by Wandisile Simelane's second half hat-trick of tries as South Africa won 30-17 in Narbonne.

Independent.ie's World Rugby U-20s Championship coverage is in association with PwC

 

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