Ireland without Furlong for Six Nations opener


TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Ireland head coach Andrew Farrell has named his match-day squad to face Wales in the Millenium Stadium on the opening weekend of the 2023 Six Nations Championship. Jonathan Sexton will captain the side and is partnered in the halfbacks by Jamison Gibson-Park. The centre combination from the Nations Series of Stuart McCloskey and Garry Ringrose is retained, with