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IRELAND NOW ‘THE BEST TEAM IN THE WORLD': THE NEW ZEALAND PRESS REACT

Joe Schmidt's ‘ruthless cyborgs' land the latest blow in modern rugby's great rivalry

STEVE HANSEN SAYS IRELAND ARE WORLD CUP FAVOURITES

Little or nothing between the teams in the statistics with Stockdale's try proving key

 
 
 

TV VIEW: WAS DONAL LENIHAN THE REAL MAN OF THE MATCH?

Panadol were certainly the appropriate sponsors for a nervewracking encounter

IRELAND 16 NEW ZEALAND 9: HOW IRELAND BEAT THE ALL BLACKS

Gavin Cummiskey looks at five key moments as Ireland claimed a first home win over the All Blacks

 
 
 

JOE SCHMIDT IN DAMP DOWN MODE AFTER IRISH VICTORY

Coach looks to put things in perspective with a long way still to go before the World Cup

PORTUGAL GRAB FINAL SLOT AS SCOTLAND SET UP CHANCE OF GROUP WIN

Nations League round-up: Sweden keep up their hopes of promotion

 
 
 

THOMAS GRABS TWO TRIES AS FRANCE END LOSING RUN WITH WIN OVER ARGENTINA

Les Bleus end five-game losing streak after scrappy win in Lille

IRELAND 16 NEW ZEALAND 9: ALL BLACKS PLAYER RATINGS

Johnny Watterson hands out the marks to Steve Hansen's beaten side

 
 
 

TWITTER REACTION TO IRELAND'S FAMOUS VICTORY OVER THE ALL BLACKS

Joe Schmidt's men beat the number one team in the world to set a marker a year out from the World Cup

IRELAND 16 NEW ZEALAND 9: IRELAND PLAYER RATINGS

Gavin Cummiskey runs the rule over Joe Schmidt's green shirted history-makers

 
 
 

IRELAND 16 ALL BLACKS 9: TIMELINE OF A HISTORIC VICTORY

On a night of history at Lansdowne Road there were plenty of key moments

SENSE OF DESTINY WAS THERE FROM THE MINUTE IRISH CROWD CHALLENGED THE HAKA

First 35 minutes was key as Ireland came out and tore into the All Blacks from the off

 
 
 

RELENTLESS IRELAND CRACK THE ALL BLACKS ON HISTORIC NIGHT

Ireland secure a first win on home soil in 113 years of the fixture

SOUTH AFRICA DO ENOUGH TO KEEP UP RUN AGAINST SCOTLAND

Handre Pollard scores 18 points in victory at Murrayfield

 
 
 

JAPAN IN WITH A PRAYER UNTIL ENGLAND PULL AWAY IN LAST QUARTER

Brave Blossoms led at half-time after brilliant first-half performance

MATT WILLIAMS: NEW ZEALAND ARE IN DUBLIN TO CRUSH A CELTIC UPRISING

Kiwis want to wipe the memory of Ireland's win in Chicago from the face of the earth

 
 
 

WALES SURVIVE TONGA RALLY TO SCORE SEVEN TRIES UNANSWERED

The teams were level 24-24 in the second half before the hosts opened up in 10-try romp

WALLABIES PREVAIL IN ‘MUST-WIN' MATCH AGAINST ITALY

Michael Cheika's Australia team win only their fourth match in their last 12 tests

 
 
 

GORDON ELLIOTT: SAMCRO ‘50-50' TO RUN IN MORGIANA HURDLE

Trainer hoping for an ease in the ground conditions for Sunday's race in Punchestown

IRISH BOXERS FIVE FROM FIVE AT WORLD WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIPS

Ceire Smith, Aoife O'Rourke, Michaela Walsh and Amy Broadhurst all win in India

 
 
 



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