Late change for Ireland in Springboks test

first_imgThe meeting of Scotland and Argentina will also get underway at half five.England have been beaten 24-21 by New Zealand at a wet Twickenham.Second half tries from Richie McCaw and replacement prop Charlie Faumuina proved the difference for the World Champions.Wales have fallen to a narrow 33-28 defeat to Australia at the Millennium Stadium.The sides had been level at 21-apiece at the break, but three second half penalties and a drop goal from Bernard Foley saw Michael Cheika’s side claim a tenth straight win over the Welsh.In Ascoli, Italy came from behind to beat Samoa 24-13. Flanker Chris Henry has been ruled out, with Rhys Ruddock replacing him.Tommy O’Donnell takes Ruddock’s place on the replacements’ bench.Kick-off at Lansdowne Road is at half-past five.last_img

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