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Fullback
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
GT Dempsey 2007 5 5 0 15 3 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
HP MacNeill 1981 4 4 0 11 2 0 0 1 0 4 0 0.00
GEA Murphy 2005 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
RDJ Kearney 2014 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
TJ Kiernan 1973 2 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00
AH Ensor 1975 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
HP MacNeill 1982 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
FJ Dunlea 1989 3 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 33.33
JE Staples 1991 3 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 16.66
GT Dempsey 2000 4 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
GT Dempsey 2001 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
GEA Murphy 2003 4 4 0 8 1 0 0 1 3 1 0 75.00
GT Dempsey 2004 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
GT Dempsey 2008 2 2 0 5 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00

Wing
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
JE Arigho 1928 4 4 0 15 5 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
TJ Bowe 2012 5 5 0 25 5 0 0 0 2 2 1 50.00
JP Quinn 1913 3 3 0 12 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 33.33
SJ Byrne 1953 2 2 0 12 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00
SP Horgan 2000 3 3 0 20 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66

Centre
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
BG O'Driscoll 2000 5 5 0 25 5 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
BG O'Driscoll 2009 5 5 0 23 4 0 0 1 5 0 0 100.00
GV Stephenson 1924 4 4 0 11 3 1 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
GV Stephenson 1926 4 4 0 24 3 3 3 0 3 1 0 75.00
EO Davy 1930 3 3 0 13 3 0 0 1 2 1 0 66.66
BJ Mullin 1989 4 4 0 12 3 0 0 0 1 3 0 25.00
RAJ Henderson 2001 2 2 0 15 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 100.00
BG O'Driscoll 2002 5 5 0 15 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
BG O'Driscoll 2004 4 4 0 15 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 100.00
BG O'Driscoll 2011 5 5 0 15 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00

Fly-half
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
RJR O'Gara 2007 5 5 0 82 4 10 14 0 4 1 0 80.00
JJ Sexton 2014 5 5 0 66 4 8 10 0 4 1 0 80.00
EO Davy 1928 5 5 0 6 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
EO Davy 1929 3 3 0 10 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 50.00
GE Cromey 1938 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
JW Kyle 1948 4 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 100.00
DG Humphreys 2003 5 5 0 73 2 6 16 1 4 1 0 80.00

Scrum-half
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
CS Patterson 1979 4 4 0 12 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 50.00
ED Caddell 1907 2 2 0 6 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00
TG O'Leary 2010 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00

Prop
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
GS Brown 1912 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 100.00
TO Pike 1927 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
S Walker 1936 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
JC Daly 1948 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 100.00
JT Clifford 1951 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 100.00
BGM Wood 1960 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.00
RJ McLoughlin 1972 2 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 100.00
GAJ McLoughlin 1982 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
JJJ Fitzgerald 1990 3 3 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 33.33
PMN Clohessy 1996 2 2 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
JJ Hayes 2005 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
MJ Horan 2008 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 40.00
CE Healy 2013 4 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 37.50
CE Healy 2014 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00

Hooker
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
KGM Wood 2000 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
JS Byrne 2004 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
RD Best 2012 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 50.00
AH Price 1920 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
WF Browne 1925 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 50.00
VJ Pike 1931 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
CF Fitzgerald 1980 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
TJ Kingston 1988 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 25.00
TJ Kingston 1990 2 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 50.00
SJ Smith 1991 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 12.50
KGM Wood 1999 4 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 25.00
KGM Wood 2001 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
KGM Wood 2002 1 1 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
JP Flannery 2006 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
RD Best 2007 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00

Lock
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
J Russell 1934 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
H McVicker 1927 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
RB Mayne 1938 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
DB O'Loughlin 1938 2 2 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
JE Nelson 1951 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 83.33
PJ Lawlor 1953 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 100.00
MG Culliton 1960 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.00
MG Molloy 1967 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
MG Molloy 1970 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
WJ McBride 1975 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
MI Keane 1980 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
BW McCall 1986 2 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
DG Lenihan 1987 4 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
MJ Galwey 1993 3 3 0 5 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
GM Fulcher 1996 4 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 25.00
ME O'Kelly 2000 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
PJ O'Connell 2002 1 1 0 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 100.00
ME O'Kelly 2004 4 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
PJ O'Connell 2005 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00
ME O'Kelly 2005 5 5 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 60.00

Flanker
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
JS McCarthy 1949 4 4 0 9 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 75.00
P Stokes 1921 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 33.33
TA McClelland 1923 4 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 25.00
WM Ross 1932 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 66.66
JW McKay 1947 4 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
JS McCarthy 1952 4 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
JS McCarthy 1953 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 83.33
JR Kavanagh 1961 3 3 0 6 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 33.33
KD Gleeson 2003 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
DP Wallace 2008 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 40.00

No. 8
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
KG Goodall 1970 4 4 0 6 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00
AG Foley 2004 5 5 0 10 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 80.00
JPR Heaslip 2011 4 4 0 10 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 50.00

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Season Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
RJR O'Gara 2002 5 0 5 19 2 3 1 0 3 2 0 60.00

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]