Home Nations - Lansdowne Road, 3 March 1888
Ireland 2G - 0G Wales (FT)


Ireland Wales
Tries Shanahan, Warren Tries none
Cons Rambaut Cons none
Drops Carpendale Drops none


Result Ireland won by a margin of 2 goals
Home Nations points Ireland 2, Wales 0
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 4000
Referee GR Hill (England)
Ireland Test debuts W Ekin, RH Mayne, JG Moffatt, EW Stoker
Wales Test debuts CS Arthur, CJ Thomas
Points scoring rules no points awarded, match is decided by a majority of goals