Tommy Bowe, Shane Horgan and Jamie Heaslip helped themselves to tries as Ireland ran out 39-14 winners over the Barbarians in Tuesday’s friendly match at Kingsholm. Click on the link below for photos.
Speaking after the win over the Baa Baas, Ireland’s interim head coach Michael Bradley said: “It was a good result and a good performance. We are very happy with the way the lads played.
“We set out our stall in terms of defence and a couple of related objectives, and we had worked on our phase play as well.
“I thought all 22 players did well. There were some very good players in that Barbarians side.
“The point was made at half-time about going out and finishing the job, which is what we did,” added the Connacht supremo.
To view photos from Ireland’s five-try win over the Barbarians at Kingsholm, please click here.