Ireland women captain - Fiona Coughlan

The Ireland Women’s team to play Wales in the RBS 6 Nations Championship has been named by Coach Philip Doyle.

Doyle has again named an unchanged team for the re-scheduled fixture on Saturday afternoon in Ashbourne RFC.

Ireland was scheduled to play Wales in the first round of the RBS 6 Nations championship, which was called off at half-time due to deterioration of weather conditions.

The Ireland side defeated their Italian counterparts 40-10 in their last outing.

Starting XV:
15. Ashleigh Baxter
14. Niamh Kavanagh
13. Niamh Briggs
12. Grace Davitt
11. Alison Miller
10. Lynne Cantwell
9. Amy Davis
1. Fiona Coghlan (Captain)
2. Gillian Bourke
3. Ailis Egan
4. Sophie Spence
5. Marie Louise Reilly
6. Laura Guest
7. Claire Molloy
8. Joy Neville

16. Paula Fitzpatrick
17. Ruth O’Reilly
18. Siobhan Fleming
19. Heather O’Brien
20. Larissa Muldoon
21. Nikki Caughey
22. Jennifer Murphy

Ireland Women RBS 6 Nations Fixtures 2012 (All Kick-off Times GMT):
Sat 3rd Mar 14:30 Ireland v Wales – Ashbourne, Co. Meath
Fri 9th Mar 19:30 Ireland v Scotland – Ashbourne, Co Meath
Sat 17th Mar 14:00 England v Ireland – Esher RFC, SW London