Welsh, who took the lead at the break, thrashed their opponents in the first match of the tournament.
The Irish thought they were heading for a comfortable victory in Dublin with a third attempt from Stacy Floyd in the 56th minute. Then the score is 19-10, Against Welsh women who have not yet expired. Alas, the leak found a second wind to turn the XV meeting into a magnificent one. Three attempts in the final quarter hour of Saturday, March 26 allowed them to win (19-27). Channel for Ireland that allows you to give up even the defensive bonus.
The surprise was huge, especially since last year, when the Clover XV Cardiff did Welsh little work (0-45). Wales, who have not won a tournament in two years, are leading the way in this 2022 edition. Earlier today, England won in Scotland (5-57). On Sunday, at the end of this first day, France receives Italy in Grenoble (4 pm).
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