Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton misses part of captain's run with back problem but should be fit for showdown with Wales



Johnny Sexton should be fit to take on Wales in Dublin on Saturday, despite missing chunks of the captain's run with a back problem.
The 32-year-old fly-half was seen undergoing extra warm-ups and stretching at the Aviva Stadium.
And he allowed rookie playmaker Joey Carbery to step into his shoes for the final run-throughs.
But Ireland captain Rory Best eased concerns over his talismanic stand-off.
'He's grand,' he said.
'He's just getting a bit older, so he needed a bit longer to warm up, but he came into the tail-end of the session. 
'He let the subs run at the start and then the starters... read more

 
23 February 2018 in Sport, Views: 34
Source: Daily Mail
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