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Ireland won their 10th consecutive international rugby win with a thrilling victory over Wales in the NatWest 6 Nations

Ireland overcame Wales in a thrilling clash at the Aviva Stadium Photo: PA

Ireland stormed ever closer to a NatWest 6 Nations title showdown with England by dismissing Wales 37-27 in Dublin.

Jacob Stockdale bagged a brace, with Bundee Aki, Dan Leavy and Cian Healy all crossing too as Ireland racked up a bonus-point victory to stun Warren Gatland's Wales.

Visiting scrum-half Gareth Davies had vowed Wales would chase a bonus-point win of their own in Ireland in the build-up - but Ireland made a mockery of that prediction with a consummate if nerve-jangling - triumph.

Peerless scrum-half Conor Murray's sterling service greased the gears on Ireland's smooth operation, with Joe Schmidt's men even shrugging off Johnny Sexton unusually missing 10 points with the boot.

Despite dominating for large swathes, Ireland only ended up winning the day thanks to Murray's late penalty goal and a last-gasp intercept score for Stockdale.

For full highlights and reaction, head over to our dedicated NatWest 6 Nations site: https://www.itv.com/six-nations/highlights/ireland-see-out-win-over-wales-in-thrilling-clash