Gordon D’Arcy: Ireland finally take their slice of crazy from this bonkers Six Nations

We still don’t know if this standard can become the norm but it’s a bloody good start

Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw makes a break past Mark Wilson of England  during the  Guinness Six Nations at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw makes a break past Mark Wilson of England during the Guinness Six Nations at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

At last, Ireland played unpredictable rugby.

On Saturday I was drawn to the defensive excellence on display. Robbie Henshaw led the targeting of England’s Ford-Farrell axis and refused to relent until – and this is the official RFU account – head coach Eddie Jones chose to play the last 25 minutes with two scrumhalves.

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