Carbery injury scare as Ireland cruise to World Cup warm-up win

Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup warm-up match - Ireland v Italy - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - August 10, 2019 Italy's Ian McKinley in action with Ireland's Jack Carty REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

DUBLIN (Reuters) – A second-half injury to Joey Carbery soured Ireland’s opening 29-10 World Cup warm-up win over Italy on Saturday. The flyhalf was the stand-out performer of an experimental home line-up before leaving the field in tears. The injury to Johnny Sexton’s undisputed understudy gave Joe Schmidt a fright six weeks before the tournament […]

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