According to Gregor Paul (New Zealand Herald) “Ireland can now claim to be the best team in the world” following their win over New Zealand on Saturday night.
Jacob Stockdale’s 48th minute try and Johnny Sextons 11 points brought them home leaving New Zealand tryless. Beauden Barrett managed to get three penalties for New Zealand. the Aviva stadium was full of energy from the very start of the match. The Irish had hit the ground running from the beginning. This si the second win for Ireland in tow years when they played the All Blacks in Chicago.