Six Nations Rugby: Ireland defeat England 19-9

  • A superior Ireland overwhelmed England 19-9 in a Six Nations rugby encounter on Sunday.

    Jonathan Sexton kicked four penalties and center Robbie Henshaw chipped in as a confident Ireland outplayed their opponents, capitalizing on an early lead.

    Ireland, who have to play Scotland and Wales this month, are looking to win their second straight Six Nations crown.

    Two George Ford penalties and a spirited display in the last 20 minutes of the game were not enough to turn the tide for England.

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