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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.

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