Ireland Odds On To Bounce Back From England Defeat With Win
Six Nations Winner
England are expected to continue winning ways in the second round of the Six Nations as they prepare to host France at Twickenham.
Eddie Jones’ men see firm odds of 1/7 to record a victory on home soil with France, who started out their Six Nation campaign with a 24-19 defeat to Wales, seeing odds of 9/2 to cause an upset
England replaced Ireland as the Six Nations favourites after their odds were slashed
…from 4/1 to 8/11 following their opening round 32-20 win over reigning champions Ireland last week.
Joe Schmidt’s side have suffered a huge drift to third in the outright betting at 13/2 as a result of a loss in support off the back of their defeat to England, having started the tournament as firm 8/11 favourites.
Despite the dismal start, the Boys In Green are 4/11 to fend off Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday, with the hosts available at 9/4.
Wales look set for easy back-to-back wins as they see the extremely short odds of 1/50 to win against Italy at Stadio Olimpico. Italy are 12/1 outsiders to record a shock triumph.
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