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Six of the best: Terry Kennedy scored a hat-trick in each half of Ireland U20's rout today

Nigel Carolan’s men were too good for a Leinster development XV today.

LEINSTER U20 FLIER Terry Kennedy ran in six tries against his provincial team-mates today as Nigel Carolan’s Ireland U20s warmed up in style against a Leinster development XV.

Terry Kennedy runs in for a try Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

The winger scored a hat-trick in each half to help the national side rack up 66 points while conceding just 12 to the provincial men.

The Irish Times’ John O’Sullivan was at Donnybrook to watch Kennedy in action and his report also noted the handling skill of Carolan’s men as they ran in 10 tries, most of them finished off by Kennedy.

Here’s some more shots of the game.

Openside David Aspill tackled by Harrison Brewer

David Aspill is tackled by Harrison Brewer

Brewer attempts to choke up Shane Daly

Shane Daly is tackled by Harrison Brewer

Scrum-half John Poland makes a break

John Poland breaks past the tackle of Jack O'Sullivan

Ireland’s other starting wing Matthew Byrne let’s one fly 

Matthew Byrne is tackled by Dan Lavelle

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Centre Shane Daly dots down one of Ireland’s 10 tries

Shane Daly scores a try Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

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