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Wallace doubtful for France rematch

Updated: Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011 15:10

David Wallace - The 35-year-old is unlikely to play in Saturday's RWC warm-up game against France (kick-off 5.00)
David Wallace - The 35-year-old is unlikely to play in Saturday's RWC warm-up game against France (kick-off 5.00)

Irish flanker David Wallace is rated as doubtful for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup warm-up match against France after suffering a minor hamstring injury.

<notforsyndication>Ireland v France will be live on RTÉ Two and RTÉ.ie (IoI) from 4.30pm on Saturday.</notforsyndication>

As a result Leinster’s Shane Jennings has been called up to the squad for the rematch against Les Bleus in the Aviva Stadium.

Munster’s Niall Ronan took Jennings’ place at no. 7 in the Ireland XV selection for their 38-3 win over Connacht on Thursday evening.