Social media reaction to Ireland’s NatWest 6 Nations title win
Ireland were crowned champions after beating Scotland and seeing England lose to France.
President Michael D Higgins led the congratulations as Ireland wrapped up the NatWest 6 Nations title with a game to spare after they beat Scotland and England lost to France.
In a statement on Twitter, Higgins wrote: “As President of Ireland, may I congratulate the Irish senior rugby team on winning the Six Nations Championship. I want to pay tribute to the players’ resilience, skill and commitment.”
Here, Press Association Sport rounds up the best of the social media reaction.
Congratulations to Ireland - deserved title winners of the 6 Nations.— Brian Moore (@brianmoore666) March 10, 2018
Away wins like gold dust in the 6 Nations.....Sexton drop goal in the first week defining moment...congrats @IrishRugby— Martyn Williams (@martynewilliams) March 10, 2018