Ireland Womens Rugby Team Secure Semi-Final Spot

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Ireland have secured a semi final spot at the Women’s Rugby World Cup. Kerry Duo Sharon Lynch and Siobhán Fleming started for Ireland. Tries in either half from Sharon Lynch, and one each for Tania Rosser, Siobhán Fleming, Vicki McGinn and a penalty try helped Ireland to a 40 points to 5 win over Kazakhstan. Jackie Shiels also kicked 10 points, sending over five conversions from six. That win secures Ireland top spot in Pool B, with their semi final opponents likely to be the winner of this evening’s Pool C clash of Australia and France. A vastly-changed Ireland side found it hard to find their feet in Paris, but captain Lynne Cantwell said they always had confidence things would click [audio_player src=””]