Twitter reaction - Ireland almost make the comeback against the Aussies 5 years ago

Twitter reaction - Ireland almost make the comeback against the Aussies

Ireland were obviously enjoying their week in Australia a little too much if their performance this morning was anything to go by.

They blew hot and cold in today's defeat to the Aussies, showing some moments of admirable intensity when being battered but ultimately being outclassed.

They were beaten 56 to 46 by Australia in Perth, registering just one point in the first half of action.

Here's how the match played out in the Twitterverse.