What time does Ireland versus Wales kick-off? Ireland versus Wales in the Autumn Nations Cup kicks off at 7pm UK/Ireland time.
How can I watch Ireland versus Wales?
In Wales: Ireland versus Wales is being broadcast live on Channel 4 and S4C. It’s one of a small number of games that won’t be streamed on Amazon Prime.
In Ireland: It will be broadcast in Ireland on RTE2, with coverage starting at 6pm.
Where is the match being played? The Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
What is the Autumn Nations Cup? This new competition is between England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France, Italy, Fiji, and Georgia. Although all the Six Nations Championship countries are competing, it is not in place of it. Rather it occupies the position the November Test/Autumn Internationals would normally have taken.
What are the team line-ups for Ireland versus Wales? Teams for Ireland versus Wales, Autumn Nations Cup fixture, Aviva Stadium, Friday, 7pm are as followed:
Ireland: J Stockdale (Ulster); H Keenan (Leinster), C Farrell (Munster), R Henshaw (Leinster), J Lowe (Leinster); J Sexton (Leinster, capt), J Gibson-Park (Leinster); C Healy (Leinster), R Kelleher (Leinster), A Porter (Leinster), I Henderson (Ulster), J Ryan (Leinster), P O’Mahony (Munster), J Van Der Flier (Leinster), C Doris (Leinster).
Replacements: D Heffernan (Connacht), E Byrne (Leinster), F Bealham (Connacht), Q Roux (Connacht), W Connors (Leinster), C Murray (Munster), B Burns (Ulster), K Earls (Munster).
Wales: L Halfpenny (Scarlets); Liam Williams (Scarlets), J Davies (Scarlets), O Watkin (Ospreys), J Adams (Cardiff Blues); D Biggar (Northampton), G Davies (Scarlets); R Carre (Cardiff Blues), R Elias (Scarlets), T Francis (Exeter), W Rowlands (Wasps), A W Jones (Ospreys, capt), S Lewis-Hughes (Cardiff Blues), J Tipuric (Ospreys), T Faletau (Bath).
Replacements: E Dee (Dragons), W Jones (Scarlets), S Lee (Scarlets), J Ball (Scarlets), A Wainwright (Dragons), Lloyd Williams (Cardiff Blues), C Sheedy (Bristol), G North (Ospreys).
Referee: Mathieu Raynal (France).
Assistant referees: Pascal Gauzere and Alex Ruiz (both France).
The Autumn Nations Cup fixtures list:
13 November: Ireland v Wales (Aviva Stadium) – 19:00 (UK time)
14 November: Italy v Scotland (Stadio Artemio Franchi, Florence) – 12:45pm
14 November: England v Georgia (Twickenham) – 15:00
15 November: France v Fiji (Stade de la Rabine, Vannes) – 15.00
21 November: Italy v Fiji (Stadio del Conero, Ancona) – 12:45
21 November: England v Ireland (Twickenham) – 15:00
21 November: Wales v Georgia (Parc Y Scarlets) – 17:15
22 November: Scotland v France (Murrayfield) – 15:00
28 November: Scotland v Fiji (Murrayfield) – 13:45
28 November: Wales v England (Parc Y Scarlets) – 16:00
28 November: France v Italy (Stade de France) – 20:00
29 November: Ireland v Georgia (Aviva Stadium) – 14:00
5 December: Georgia v TBC (Murrayfield) – 12:00
5 December: Ireland v TBC (Aviva Stadium) – 14:15
5 December: Wales v TBC (Parc Y Scarlets) – 16:45
6 December: England v TBC (Twickenham) – 14:00
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