Five Nations - Lansdowne Road, 10 March 1956
Ireland (0) 11 - 3 (3) Wales (FT)

Notes

 
Result Ireland won by a margin of 8 points
Five Nations points Ireland 2, Wales 0
 
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance 50573
 
Referee AI Dickie (Scotland)
 
Ireland Test debuts T McGrath
Wales Test debuts none
 
Points scoring rules try 3, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3, goal from a mark 3