Rugby World Cup - Melbourne, 9 November 2003, 18:30 local, 07:30 GMT
France (27) 43 - 21 (0) Ireland (FT)

Match coverage:  Report

Teams

France Ireland
Tries Crenca, Dominici, Harinordoquy, Magne Tries Maggs, O'Driscoll 2
Cons Michalak 4 Cons Humphreys 3
Pens Michalak 5 Pens none

Notes

 
Result France won by a margin of 22 points
 
Ground name Docklands Stadium, Melbourne (neutral venue)
Attendance 33134
 
Referee JI Kaplan (South Africa)
 
France Test debuts none
Ireland Test debuts none
 
Match notes match played indoors

Other scores

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