Home Nations - Swansea, 16 March 1901
Wales (5) 10 - 9 (9) Ireland (FT)

Teams

Wales Ireland
Tries Alexander 2 Tries Davidson, Freear, JJ Ryan
Cons Bancroft 2 Cons none

Notes

 
Result Wales won by a margin of 1 point
Home Nations points Wales 2, Ireland 0
 
Ground name St Helen's, Swansea
 
Referee GH Harnett (England)
 
Wales Test debuts RT Gabe, R Jones, RH Jones, RM Owen
Ireland Test debuts HH Ferris
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 4, goal from a mark 4