Rewards for replacements as Ireland rotate forwards

Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - Scotland v Ireland - BT Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Britain - February 9, 2019 Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt during the warm up before the match REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland are resting several forwards but named the same back line that overcame Scotland last time out for Sunday’s Six Nations clash against Italy at Rome’s Olympic Stadium. Coach Joe Schmidt said he was giving the weekend off to several forwards, including captain Rory Best, and rewarding hard work in training by […]

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