Ireland 22-9 Wales rugby LIVE SCORE: Autumn Nations Cup latest updates from the Aviva Stadium – The Sun

Ireland 22-9 Wales rugby LIVE SCORE: Autumn Nations Cup latest updates from the Aviva Stadium – The Sun

11/15/2020

IRELAND have been dealt a big blow with Johnny Sexton coming off with a hamstring injury after successfully kicking a penalty.

But everything else went extremely well for Andy Farrell's team in the first half with Quinn Roux scoring the only try of the game so far.

However the Welsh have been piling on the pressure in the second.

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    68. Ireland safely collect the ball from kick off, and Gibson Park clears Irish lines with a good box kick up to the halfway line.

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    67. Penalty scored.

    Connor Murray, who has taken over the kicking duties after coming on, slots his first kick of the game through the posts.

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    65. Alun Wyn Jones rises to gather the line-out, but Ireland win a penalty after pressure on Williams means Wales don't release the ball.

    Murray is lining this one up for a shot at the posts.

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    64. Conway does brilliantly to gather a cross-field kick from Biggar that was aimed towards the onrushing George North.

    The teams exchange kicks again before Van Der Flier is tackled into touch allowing for a break in play after a breathless minute of kicking.

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    63. Wales gather from the line-out and set up an attack on the 22 metre line.

    It's knocked forward though, and Ireland clear the ball upfield.

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    62. Wales penalty.

    Ireland collapse the scrum and give Wales a penalty, which they kick to the corner.

    They'll have a line-out on the 22 metre line.

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    60. George North, who is on for his 100th test cap, is guilty of passing the ball forward to his captain Alun Wyn Jones and Ireland have the ball to put in at the scrum.

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    59. Penalty missed.

    Halfpenny is off target with the kick, and the Ireland lead stays at ten points.

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    58. Ryan is penalised for a high tackle on Adams, and Wales opt to go for three points.

    Jonathan Davies is down for Wales, and looks to be in some discomfort.

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    56. Wales break through the gain line from their own line-out after Ireland clear the kick off.

    The visitors work the ball across the pitch from side to side, but the Irish defence is yet to budge.

    The ball is in its 15th phase of play.

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    54. Penalty scored.

    Burns slots the kick through the posts to add three points to the Ireland score.

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    53. Ireland win the scrum, and work the ball across the pitch.

    Wales do brilliantly to turn the ball over and clear but it's coming straight back at them.

    Ireland win a penalty, with Wales guilty of being offside.

    Burns signals for the tee, he's going to go for the posts.

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    52. The kick is charged down and Healy picks the ball up a metre out from the line.

    It looks like he should score, but he's held up brilliantly by the Welsh, but Ireland will put the ball into the scrum five metres out from the line.

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    51. Burns finds Faletau from kick off and Wales work the ball through the forwards as they try to set up a clearing kick.

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    50. Halfpenny will try his luck from the tee again.

    This time he's on target, and Ireland's lead is down to seven points.

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    IRELAND 16-6 WALES

    49. Wales penalty.

    Another penalty conceded by Ireland, as the ball is not released under Wales pressure at the breakdown.

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    48. Wales penalty.

    Ireland concede another penalty, this time for being off their feet.

    Biggar can't find touch though, and Conway keeps the ball in play for Ireland.

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    47. JUST SHORT.

    The kick is perfectly accurate, but the ball lands agonisingly short of the posts and Ireland will have a 22 metre drop kick.

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    46. Wales immediately win the ball back and are awarded a penalty right on the halfway line.

    Halfpenny fancies this, and will have a crack at the posts.

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    44. Ireland penalty.

    Wales are penalised for collapsing the scrum and Ireland can clear the danger.

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    43. Wales retain possession and look to work through the phases.

    A loose pass from Tipuric allows Ireland to get a hand on the ball but it's knocked on and Wales will have the put in at the scrum.

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    42. Wales kick the ball into touch, and will have the line-out on the 22 metre line.

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    41. Faletau gathers Burns' kick off, and Wales clear the ball to the halfway line.

    The Welsh force a penalty at the breakdown, as the ball is not released by Ireland.

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    PEEEEP! SECOND HALF UNDERWAY!

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    SECOND HALF LIVE

    The players make their way back out onto the pitch at the Aviva, with the second half just moments away!

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