Rugby World Cup , Pool A - Gosford, 11 October 2003, 17:00 local, 07:00 GMT
Ireland (26) 45 - 17 (0) Romania (FT)

Teams

Ireland Romania
Tries Costello, Hickie 2, Horgan, Wood Tries Maftei, Penalty try
Cons Humphreys 3, O'Gara Cons Andrei, Tofan
Pens Humphreys 4 Pens Tofan

Notes

 
Result Ireland won by a margin of 28 points
Rugby World Cup points Ireland 5 (1 try bonus), Romania 0
 
Ground name Central Coast Stadium, Gosford (neutral venue)
Attendance 19193
 
Referee JI Kaplan (South Africa)
 
Ireland Test debuts none
Romania Test debuts M Nicolae

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South Africa 72 - 6 Uruguay Perth
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Slovenia 22 - 20 Croatia Ljubliana
Switzerland 12 - 12 Denmark Avusy
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Zurich Premiership
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Gloucester Rugby 24 - 3 Leicester Tigers Gloucester
Harlequins 18 - 11 Newcastle Falcons The Stoop
Northampton Saints 24 - 30 London Irish Northampton