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Ireland
6 - 13
Wales
25th May 1987
15:00
Athletic Park
Rugby World Cup
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
4/4/87Wal11 - 15Ire
21/3/87Ire13 - 19Fra
21/2/87Sco16 - 12Ire
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played0
Wins0
Losses0
Draws0
Average Pts Per Game0
Biggest Win -
Heaviest Defeat -
Champions0
Ireland 6 - 13 Wales
Monday 25th May 1987, KO 15:00
Athletic Park   Att: 17,500
Referee: Kerry Fitzgerald
Latest Match News
    Wales's opening game of the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987 was against home nation rival Ireland. Having lost to Ireland narrowly in the Five Nations Championship just fifty-one days previously, Wales pulled off their most confident performance of the year.
Head to Head
Overall Stats
Played89
Wins30
Losses54
Draws5
Tries99
Conversions44
Penalties65
Drop Goals13
Points609
Avg. Age55
Overall Stats
Played89
Wins54
Losses30
Draws5
Tries161
Conversions70
Penalties63
Drop Goals24
Points889
Avg. Age53
 
Last 3 Matches
DateHome
Away
4/4/87Wal11 - 15Ire
21/3/87Sco21 - 15Wal
7/3/87Wal19 - 12Eng
Tournament Record
Overall Stats
Played0
Wins0
Losses0
Draws0
Average Pts Per Game0
Biggest Win -
Heaviest Defeat -
Champions0


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