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Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
GT Dempsey 10 2 0 0 0 v Italy Rome 17 Mar 2007 Details
TJ Kiernan 4 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 1973 Details
AH Ensor 4 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 1 Mar 1975 Details
HP MacNeill 4 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 7 Feb 1981 Details
HP MacNeill 4 1 0 0 0 v Wales Cardiff 21 Feb 1981 Details
HP MacNeill 4 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 6 Feb 1982 Details
FJ Dunlea 4 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 4 Mar 1989 Details
JE Staples 4 1 0 0 0 v Wales Cardiff 16 Feb 1991 Details
GT Dempsey 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 4 Mar 2000 Details
GT Dempsey 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 22 Sep 2001 Details
GEA Murphy 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Rome 22 Feb 2003 Details
GT Dempsey 5 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 6 Mar 2004 Details
GEA Murphy 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Rome 6 Feb 2005 Details
GEA Murphy 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Millennium Stadium 19 Mar 2005 Details
GT Dempsey 5 1 0 0 0 v England Croke Park 24 Feb 2007 Details
GT Dempsey 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Croke Park 2 Feb 2008 Details
RDJ Kearney 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 2014 Details
RDJ Kearney 5 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 22 Feb 2014 Details

Wing
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
JP Quinn 9 3 0 0 0 v France Cork 24 Mar 1913 Details
SJ Byrne 9 3 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 28 Feb 1953 Details

Centre
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
EO Davy 9 3 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 22 Feb 1930 Details
BG O'Driscoll 15 3 0 0 0 v France Stade de France 19 Mar 2000 Details
RAJ Henderson 15 3 0 0 0 v Italy Rome 3 Feb 2001 Details
BG O'Driscoll 15 3 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 2 Mar 2002 Details
AR Jackson 6 2 0 0 0 v France Cork 25 Mar 1911 Details
GV Stephenson 8 2 1 0 0 v Scotland Inverleith 23 Feb 1924 Details
GV Stephenson 9 2 0 1 0 v France Belfast 23 Jan 1926 Details
GV Stephenson 13 2 2 1 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 12 Mar 1927 Details
MK Flynn 6 2 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 8 Feb 1964 Details
CMH Gibson 12 2 2 0 0 v England Twickenham 16 Feb 1974 Details
BJ Mullin 8 2 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 4 Mar 1989 Details
BG O'Driscoll 10 2 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 22 Feb 2004 Details
GW D'Arcy 10 2 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 27 Mar 2004 Details

Fly-half
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
JJ Sexton 17 2 2 1 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 8 Mar 2014 Details
JJ Sexton 17 2 2 1 0 v France Stade de France 15 Mar 2014 Details

Scrum-half
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
ED Caddell 6 2 0 0 0 v England Lansdowne Road 9 Feb 1907 Details
CS Patterson 8 2 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 3 Mar 1979 Details

Prop
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
GS Brown 3 1 0 0 0 v Wales Belfast 9 Mar 1912 Details
TO Pike 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 26 Feb 1927 Details
S Walker 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 22 Feb 1936 Details
JC Daly 3 1 0 0 0 v Wales Belfast 13 Mar 1948 Details
JT Clifford 3 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 27 Jan 1951 Details
BGM Wood 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 27 Feb 1960 Details
RJ McLoughlin 4 1 0 0 0 v France Colombes 29 Jan 1972 Details
GAJ McLoughlin 4 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 6 Feb 1982 Details
JJJ Fitzgerald 4 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 3 Feb 1990 Details
PMN Clohessy 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 20 Jan 1996 Details
JJ Hayes 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 12 Feb 2005 Details
MJ Horan 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Croke Park 23 Feb 2008 Details
CE Healy 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Millennium Stadium 2 Feb 2013 Details
CE Healy 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 8 Mar 2014 Details

Hooker
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
JS Byrne 10 2 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 22 Feb 2004 Details
AH Price 3 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 3 Apr 1920 Details
WF Browne 3 1 0 0 0 v Wales Belfast 14 Mar 1925 Details
VJ Pike 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 28 Feb 1931 Details
CF Fitzgerald 4 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 15 Mar 1980 Details
TJ Kingston 4 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 5 Mar 1988 Details
TJ Kingston 4 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 24 Mar 1990 Details
SJ Smith 4 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 1991 Details
KGM Wood 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Wembley 20 Feb 1999 Details
KGM Wood 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 19 Feb 2000 Details
KGM Wood 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 4 Mar 2000 Details
KGM Wood 5 1 0 0 0 v England Lansdowne Road 20 Oct 2001 Details
KGM Wood 5 1 0 0 0 v France Stade de France 6 Apr 2002 Details
JP Flannery 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 4 Feb 2006 Details
RD Best 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Millennium Stadium 4 Feb 2007 Details
RD Best 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 5 Feb 2012 Details
RD Best 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 2012 Details

Lock
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
J Russell 6 2 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 1934 Details
H McVicker 3 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1927 Details
RB Mayne 3 1 0 0 0 v England Lansdowne Road 12 Feb 1938 Details
DB O'Loughlin 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 26 Feb 1938 Details
JE Nelson 3 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 27 Jan 1951 Details
PJ Lawlor 3 1 0 0 0 v France Belfast 24 Jan 1953 Details
MG Culliton 3 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 13 Feb 1960 Details
MG Molloy 3 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 15 Apr 1967 Details
MG Molloy 3 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 28 Feb 1970 Details
WJ McBride 4 1 0 0 0 v France Lansdowne Road 1 Mar 1975 Details
MI Keane 4 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 1980 Details
BW McCall 4 1 0 0 0 v England Twickenham 1 Mar 1986 Details
DG Lenihan 4 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 21 Feb 1987 Details
MJ Galwey 5 1 0 0 0 v England Lansdowne Road 20 Mar 1993 Details
GM Fulcher 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 2 Mar 1996 Details
ME O'Kelly 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 19 Feb 2000 Details
PJ O'Connell 5 1 0 0 0 v Wales Lansdowne Road 3 Feb 2002 Details
ME O'Kelly 5 1 0 0 0 v Italy Lansdowne Road 20 Mar 2004 Details
PJ O'Connell 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 12 Feb 2005 Details
ME O'Kelly 5 1 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 12 Feb 2005 Details

Flanker
Player Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Opposition Ground Date Match
P Stokes 6 2 0 0 0 v France Colombes 9 Apr 1921 Details
WM Ross 6 2 0 0 0 v Wales Cardiff 12 Mar 1932 Details
JS McCarthy 6 2 0 0 0 v Scotland Murrayfield 26 Feb 1949 Details
JS McCarthy 6 2 0 0 0 v France Colombes 26 Jan 1952 Details
KD Gleeson 10 2 0 0 0 v Wales Millennium Stadium 22 Mar 2003 Details

No. 8
Over 20 values of 1 found

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Over 20 values of 1 found

Only includes matches where the player starts in the respective position, and excludes matches as a substitute.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Ireland v Italy at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Mar 8, 2014 [46-7 FT]
Ireland v Wales at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Feb 8, 2014 [26-3 FT]
Ireland v Scotland at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Feb 2, 2014 [28-6 FT]