Rugby: Ireland beats Canada; James Pritchard sets all-time scoring record

Ireland scored 28 unanswered points to beat Canada 40-14 in Toronto, led by Fergus McFadden's three tries.

Team Canada stands arm-in-arm during the national anthem

Team Canada stands arm-in-arm during the national anthem



Canada suffered a rough and tough defeat on Saturday, and were blown out by Ireland and Fergus McFadden in the second half in Toronto, 40-14. But the Canadians led 14-12 just after the half and James Pritchard set an all-time Canadian scoring record with 494 career points, surpassing Gareth Rees’s amount of 491.

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