Ireland thrashed Japan 50-22 in the series opener and Joe Schmidt has made six changes for this weekend's meeting.
Lock 5 rankings
- World#34 / 159+7
- European Rugby Champions Cup#25 / 83+5
- Pro 14#9 / 24+4
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- Japan 17 Jun 2017
- Japan 24 Jun 2017
- Wasps 13 Oct 2017
- La Rochelle 22 Oct 2017
- Fiji 18 Nov 2017
- Harlequins 10 Dec 2017
- Harlequins 15 Dec 2017
- La Rochelle 13 Jan 2018
- Wasps 21 Jan 2018
Minutes Played %Minutes80Games2Total160
Tackles Won %Attempts10Tackles9Missed1
AttackPoints0Tries0Metres3Carries2Defenders Beaten1Clean Breaks0Passes1Offloads0Try Assists0
GeneralCollection Loose Ball1Collection Success1Carries Not Made Gain Line2Lineouts Won2Gain Line2Runs4
DefenceTackles9Missed Tackles1Turnovers Won1Turnovers Conceded0
DisciplinePenalties Conceded0Yellow Cards0Red Cards0
Ireland internationals Luke Marshall, Rob Herring and Kieran Treadwell have signed three-year contract extensions with Ulster Rugb…
The departing Dan Biggar became the leading Pro14 points scorer but he was unable to stop UIster sealing a Champions Cup place.
Joe Schmidt has made six alterations to the Ireland team to take on Japan.
Joe Schmidt has thrown the gauntlet down to Ireland's youngsters after naming eight uncapped players in his 31-man squad for the t…