BBC Sport’s live coverage of the Six Nations Rugby Championship continues today on BBC AMERICA at 3pm ET with IRELAND v FRANCE. Can the Irish deliver an upset in today’s freezing conditions in Paris? Last week, France swiftly defeated Italy 30-12, while Ireland lost to Wales after a thrilling comeback.
Head-To-Head Facts via BBC Sport
- Of 89 Tests between them, France have won 55 to Ireland’s 29. The last draw was 1985.
- The French have truly dominated of late, winning 11 of their past 12 encounters.
- Ireland have only won once in Paris in 40 years.