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In Pictures: Ireland 24-8 England

Updated: Saturday, 19 Mar 2011 19:18

Keith Earls sets the tone with an early kick-and-chase along the left touchline Tommy Bowe steps inside Matt Banaghan English dangerman Chris Ashton is stopped in his tracks by Gordon D'Arcy Brian O'Driscoll is tackled by Shontayne Hape... ...but still manages to get his pass to Jamie Heaslip away Sean O'Brien is tackled by Tom Palmer and Louis Deacon Jonathan Sexton is grounded Cian Healy gets to work with a big hit on James Haskall Brian O'Driscoll gets over the line but it's pulled back for a forward pass Jonathan Sexton kicked three penalties to put Ireland 9-0 up after 20 minutes Gordon D'Arcy on the charge Tommy Bowe gets away from Tom Wood... ...and gets over for the first try of the game after 27 minutes... ...to give Ireland a 14-0 lead The Irish players celebrate Bowe's try... ...and Tommy celebrates his 17th try for Ireland Donncha O'Callaghan gallops at Alex Corbisiero England's Ben Youngs is yellow carded by referee Bryce Lawrence David Wallace breaks the English line... ...and is just denied a try by a Chris Ashton tackle as Ireland go in 17-3 ahead at half-time Ireland continue to dominate in the early stages of the second half and Brian O'Driscoll gets over for a try in the 45th minute... ...the try (plus Sexton's conversion) put Ireland into a 24-3 lead... ...and made Brian O'Driscoll the highest tryscorer in the history of the championship with 25 Dejected England players know their Grand Slam hopes are slipping away Ronan O'Gara and Chris Ashton square up Brian O'Driscoll and Ronan O'Gara are all smiles at the final whistle
Keith Earls sets the tone with an early kick-and-chase along the left touchline Tommy Bowe steps inside Matt Banaghan English dangerman Chris Ashton is stopped in his tracks by Gordon D'Arcy Brian O'Driscoll is tackled by Shontayne Hape... ...but still manages to get his pass to Jamie Heaslip away Sean O'Brien is tackled by Tom Palmer and Louis Deacon Jonathan Sexton is grounded Cian Healy gets to work with a big hit on James Haskall Brian O'Driscoll gets over the line but it's pulled back for a forward pass Jonathan Sexton kicked three penalties to put Ireland 9-0 up after 20 minutes Gordon D'Arcy on the charge Tommy Bowe gets away from Tom Wood... ...and gets over for the first try of the game after 27 minutes... ...to give Ireland a 14-0 lead The Irish players celebrate Bowe's try... ...and Tommy celebrates his 17th try for Ireland Donncha O'Callaghan gallops at Alex Corbisiero England's Ben Youngs is yellow carded by referee Bryce Lawrence David Wallace breaks the English line... ...and is just denied a try by a Chris Ashton tackle as Ireland go in 17-3 ahead at half-time Ireland continue to dominate in the early stages of the second half and Brian O'Driscoll gets over for a try in the 45th minute... ...the try (plus Sexton's conversion) put Ireland into a 24-3 lead... ...and made Brian O'Driscoll the highest tryscorer in the history of the championship with 25 Dejected England players know their Grand Slam hopes are slipping away Ronan O'Gara and Chris Ashton square up Brian O'Driscoll and Ronan O'Gara are all smiles at the final whistle
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