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02/08/2021

Tipperary's Dorothy Wall on the scoresheet as Ireland score convincing win over Wales

Ireland hit the ground running in women's Six Nations rugby championship

Dorothy Wall

Dorothy Wall scored a try in Ireland's big win over Wales

Dorothy Wall made a scoring contribution as Ireland’s women’s rugby team had a landslide 45-0 victory over Wales in their opening game of the Six Nations championship in Cardiff yesterday.

The Fethard player scored a try in the last ten minutes to help Ireland round off a comprehensive win, after they led 31-0 at half-time.

20-year-old Dorothy, who was winning her fifth cap, made way for Brittany Hogan in the 59th minute.

Ireland are at home to France next Saturday. 

For more Tipperary sport read Jockey Rachael Blackmore rewrites the record books yet again

 

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