Ireland prop forward Dave Kilcoyne tries to burst through the Georgia defence in yesterday’s Test match at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Dan sheridan/Inpho

There was just a little queasiness around the place at half-time here, the faintest tick-tock of discomfort at the tries Ireland hadn’t scored. They (...)

Dave Kilcoyne runs at the Georgian defence in yesterday’s Test match where Ireland scored six tries in their 49-7 victory. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

Things are getting giddy again. Eventually subduing the team ranked 15th in the world 49-7 after labouring a tad to a 9-0 lead at half-time wouldn’(...)

“Aerially he is one of the best in the world, he’s got great feet, a big fend and a good offloading game.” – Ian Madigan on Israel Folau. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The incoming Wallabies orchestrated a stunning try in Paris late Saturday night. Will Genia was on, Quade Cooper too, and seeing the French stumbling (...)

Stuart Olding scores Ireland’s final try in an emphatic win over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium. The home side had to show patience but they eventually broke their determined opponents in a high-scoring second half. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Job done. There were inaccuracies and missed chances galore in a first half which yielded only three Ian Madigan penalties; the 40 points that followe(...)

 Ireland’s Dominic Ryan tackled by Simon Maisuradze and Zurab Zhvania of Georgia. Photograph: Dan Sheridan / Inpho

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has absolved referee JP Doyle of any error following an alleged stamp on Dominic Ryan by Georgia’s Viktor Kolelishvili. The (...)

 Ireland’s Dave Foley charges at the Georgia attack at the Aviva Stadium.  Photograph: Colm O’Neill / Inpho

David Foley enjoyed a dream debut for Ireland as he was named man of the match in a 49-7 victory over Georgia in Dublin, but the Munster lock believes(...)

An improved second half performance from Joe Schmidt’s Ireland saw them run out 47-9 winners over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt was pleased with his side’s 49-7 win over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium today despite the hosts taking a while to get into(...)

 Ireland’s Dave Kilcoyne scores a try despite the attentions of  David Kacharava of Georgia. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/ Inpho

Ireland 49 Georgia 7 This was always the worry. Even the All Blacks, having been completely redesigned for yesterday’s narrow escape in Murrayf(...)

French winger Teddy Thomas breaks the Australia defence on the way to scoring a try at the Stade de France in Paris. Photograph:  Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

France 29 Australia 26Inspiration and determination helped France take revenge against Australia with a 29-26 victory at the Stade de France on Saturd(...)

 New Zealand’s TJ Perenara is stopped in his tracks by a dogged Scottish defence. Photograph: Billy Stickland / Inpho

Scotland 16 New Zealand 24Scotland pushed world champions New Zealand close before going down 24-16 at Murrayfield on Saturday night. Victor Vito gave(...)

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