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RBS NATIONS: Ireland continue their quest for sporting immortality

AFP , EDINBURGH

Fear of failure can lead to success, but, against a Scotland side with nothing to fear, such an emotion could inhibit Ireland. They would not be the first team with big ambitions to come unstuck at Murrayfield — as prop John Hayes, who will become Ireland’s most-capped player when he makes his 93rd Test appearance today, could doubtless tell some of his less experienced colleagues.

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