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Wales v Ireland

My second trip to Cardiff during the 6 Nations meant a change of allegiance, it’d felt a little strange not supporting Wales when England visited, but, I am English so England it had to be.  With Ireland in town however I was back to supporting the home team.  That seems a bot strange for someone without a drop of Welsh […]

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Ireland v Argentina – The RWC – Event 146

Quarter Final two saw me heading to Cardiff fairly early in the morning to watch Ireland play Argentina.  This would be my 3rd Sunday in a row watching Los Pumas.  I knew we’d be in for some running rugby, but believed  that Ireland would subdue Argentina, even with their injury woes and the loss of Sean O’Brien after he threw […]

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Ireland v Romania – The RWC – Event 138

Game 5 took me to Wembley Stadium on a glorious Sunday afternoon.  Having had a lovely leisurely morning with Steve and Claire it wasn’t far to drive to Stanmore Station, again lots of people had the same idea, but unlike Challenge Cup day I managed to find one of the last spaces. Wembley Way is always a sight to behold […]

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Wales v Ireland – Event 30

Having spent a weekend watching live rugby league it was back to 6 Nations rugby; that meant a trip to Cardiff via Bristol for me.  I’d booked into an Airbnb in Cardiff Bay for 2 nights at a very reasonable £80.  What wasn’t so reasonable was that it was cancelled 2 days before my trip! I’m not one to stress, […]