World Rugby Classic: Ireland & France Win

November 8, 2018

A total of 44 points were scored as the Bermuda World Rugby Classic continued at the National Sports Centre.

Semi-Final: Ireland 10 Canada 7

In a tightly contested match Ireland advanced to the final with a 3 point win over Canada, with a score of 10 – 7.

Ireland would get on the board first in the first half with a try from Gary Brown, and Fergal Campion kicked the conversion from an angle .

Early in the second half the Canadian crowd would come to life when Tyler Haws went over, and Derek Daypuck kicked the conversion.

As time was drawing to an end, Campion kicked a penalty from just inside his half and it was good for Ireland to lead 10 – 7, Daypuck tried his luck for Canada from near the halfway line but his attempt came up short.

Plate Semi-Final: France 17 South Africa 10

France advanced to the Plate Final with a hard fought 17 – 10 win over South Africa. France would get 2 tries from Thomas Soucaze, while Maxime Petitjean would kick 2 conversions and 1 penalty, while South Africa would get a try from Darren Nel and a conversion and penalty off the boot of Monty Dumond.

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  1. Kathy says:

    Go IRELAND!