England stand in the way of the Ireland Women making further history by qualifying for their first ever Women’s Rugby World Cup final. A mouth-watering clash awaits at Stade Jean Bouin as the girls in green bid to make it four wins out of four.
2014 IRB WOMEN’S RUGBY WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL: Wednesday, August 13
IRELAND WOMEN (1st, Pool B) v ENGLAND WOMEN (1st, Pool A), Stade Jean Bouin, Paris, 6pm local time/5pm Irish time (live TG4/Sky Sports 4 HD/IRB website)
Team News: The Ireland team and replacements to play England in the semi-final of the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup on Wednesday has been named.
Head coach Philip Doyle has named the same side that overcame New Zealand in round 2 of the pool stages, reversing the 10 personnel changes he made for the Kazakhstan game last time out.
Niamh Briggs Ireland’s top scorer in France with 25 points – makes up the back-three along with wingers Ashleigh Baxter and Alison Miller.
Listen to head coach Phillip Doyle’s semi final preview on IRFU TV –