Ireland 43-13 England
Like men possessed with passion and pride Ireland crushed England in a historic defeat at the magnificent Croke Park.
After an expected nervous start Ireland stamped their controlled aggression on a day when losing was simply not an option. Every single player put there body on the line for 80 minutes and fought to beat a fragile looking England team.
Its a proud day for Irish sport and the controversy over Croke Park will have been silenced for the moment with the magnificent win.