Irish Inter-provincials resume
October 27, 1999
The Guinness Inter-provincial Championship resumes this weekend with two fascinating games.
Munster have included World Cup players Mike Mullins, Alan Quinlan, Keith Wood, Tom Tierney and Brian O'Mera in their squad. However Wood is a doubtful starter as he continues to recover from the bumps and bruises received during the World Cup campaign.
The tone was set early on in Dublin as a more clinical Ireland made England pay. All is not lost, however, argues Phil Vickery
Monday Maul takes in retirement talk, England reshuffles, France's unfair advantage and Scotland's communication breakdown
John Griffiths takes an analytical look at Week 3 of ESPN Scrum's Fantasy Rugby game - who should you have picked?
Ireland coach Joe Schmidt won the tactical battle and set his team on course for a shot at the Grand Slam. Tom Hamilton reports from Dublin