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Andrew Trimble's absolutely massive hit sets up Ireland try for Keith Earls

The Ulster wing had a superb performance before he went off injured.

JOE SCHMIDT’S IRELAND beat Wales 35-21 at the Millennium Stadium after a dominant display.

Jamie Heaslip crossed for a facile early try, before Darren Cave burst over for Ireland’s second directly from a close-range scrum.

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But it was Ireland’s third try that stood out, with the excellent Andrew Trimble smashing Eli Walker to force a turnover that Keith Earls burst onto and finished.

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Trimble was superb before he had to limp off injured, replaced by Simon Zebo with 34 minutes gone. Let’s see that hit again, which came after a sublime read of the Welsh attack.

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Wales did fire at least one first-half shot, when Richard Hibbard crossed on the end of a clever lineout move.


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