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by Big Joe Shep
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...if (Italy) are not put away handsomely, they can drag you into an unseemly arm wrestle; and it’s usually been one or the other, with little in between, when these two have met.
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
It was a poor game overall, but a number of Irish players stood out as Nigel Carolan’s side produced a good second-half performance to clinch the victory.
Murray Kinsella - The42.ie
Since retiring as an active referee, Rolland has been working closely with the Competitions and Performance department of World Rugby as a consultant
Try-scoring chances will be at a premium on Saturday, with Wales having conceded just four in the tournament and England a very miserly one.
Dean Ryan - The Guardian
"There's a situation when you're angry, when you're hurt and when you're offended you should really count up to 10, but I didn't get past one."
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