The effects of numerous celebratory pints of Guinness are beginning to wear off, and Ireland’s achievement is beginning to sink in.
Only the second ever Grand Slam for the Irish, and the first for over 60 years. Declan Kidney didn’t waste any time in his quest for silverware, taking the top European honours in his first season in charge.
The Golden Generation have finally delivered, and the manner in which they did so was extraordinary. Ronan O’Gara’s winning dropped goal to regain the lead with time running out was a thrilling climax to a tense match, and did wonders to reassure Lions supporters that O’Gara has the temperament to take on South Africa.
We’ll have full reaction once we’ve come down to earth, but let us know what you thought.