Jamie Heaslip is mobbed by fans as the Ireland team arrive at Dublin Airport with the Six Nations trophy on Sunday

Six Nations 2015: Plan A is enough to give Ireland cause for optimism

There is something of England 2003 about the Irish 2015 model

Ireland captain Paul O' Connell lifts the trophy

Six Nations 2015: Five things we learnt from thrilling final round of the competition

England fell six points shy of securing the crowm

Courtney Lawes tackle video: England lock lands massive hit on Jules Plisson during win over France

England second-row lucky to escape unsanctioned while France fly-half lucky to escape in one piece

England 55 France 33 player ratings: Ben Youngs scores a perfect 10 but James Haskell lets down sparkling England Six Nations finale

Man-for-man marking from the final 2015 Six Nations encounter at Twickenham

England 55 France 35: Game to redefine heroic failure

World Cup hopes rest on the familiarity of the current group of players bearing fruit

England vs France: Europe’s finest still playing catch-up despite stunning final day of the 2015 Six Nations

England, Wales and Ireland lag behind the New Zealanders by some distance

Chris Robshaw reacts after the 55-35 win over France

England vs France match report: England fall six points short as Ireland win the 2015 Six Nations on the most thrilling finales

England 55 France 35: England score seven tries and France five in one of the most exciting games ever seen

Sean O'Brien touches down for his second try of the match

Scotland vs Ireland match report: Sean O'Brien stars with two tries to put Irish out in front ahead of England vs France

Scotland 10 Ireland 40: Two tries from O'Brien plus scores from Paul O'Connell and Jaryd Payne gives Irish impressive victory

George North scores for Wales

Italy vs Wales match report: George North scores incredible 10-minute hat-trick as Welsh put themselves out in front

Italy 20 Wales 61: But late Sarto try could prove pivotal in championship picture

Sean O'Brien scores for Ireland

Six Nations 2015: What do England need to score against France to win after Ireland win in Scotland?

Italy destroyed by Wales in 61-20 rout in Rome but Ireland thrash Scotland 40-10

Six Nations live

Six Nations 2015 won by Ireland: England vs France live as Irish celebrate success in Scotland after English fall six points short of glory

Follow all the latest action from the final round of the 2015 Six Nations championship as England, Ireland, Wales and France duke it out for the title

Dylan Hartley

England vs France - Six Nations 2015: Dylan Hartley refuses to fear the French front row

The often volatile hooker knows Saturday’s contest could be settled in the scrum but, he tells Chris Hewett, he has the right mindset to cope while remaining off the referee’s radar

Paul O'Connell will lead Ireland out into their Six Nations

Scotland vs Ireland - Six Nations 2015: Paul O'Connell urges Irish to skip maths and win first

Ireland among tussle for the title, but need to win big to give themselves the best chance

Jonathan Joseph celebrates his try against Scotland

Six Nations 2015: Thrilling finale in store as England, Ireland and Wales target glory

Trio can all claim the crown on Saturday in dream end to a tournament that has hit the heights

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Hugh Godwin asks the question of whether the Toulon flanker should be involved in the showcase tournament later this year
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Full-back unlikely to play again this season because of headaches ‘throughout the day’ - two months after being knocked out
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