UBLIN, Reuter: Ireland’s Rugby Union players failed to celebrate the 1,000th anniversary of this capital city in fitting style on Saturday when they were beaten 2110 by England in an exhibition match. Alter trailing 12-0 at halftime, Irelands showed more spirit in the second session and twice crossed the line but were unable to overcome the superiority of the England pack.


Article extracted from this publication >> April 29, 1988