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Summary

  1. England beat Ireland 34-7 to win the Women's Six Nations Grand Slam
  2. Wilson Hardy, Keates, Cokayne, Scarratt & Thompson score tries for England
  3. Lyons scores consolation Ireland try in Donnybrook
  4. Scotland fight back to beat Italy 14-12

Live Reporting

By Louise Gwilliam

All times stated are UK

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  1. Post update

    Natasha Hunt

    England World Cup winning scrum-half on Radio 5 live sports extra

    It was interesting watching the anthems because the England girls were rocking around with massive smiles on their faces but Ireland were really focused, so it'll be interesting to see how both sides start.

  2. Post update

    Ireland 0-0 England

    England scored 12 tries in their last outing and Ireland's pack has been strong throughout this tournament.

    So will these conditions favour the home side?

    First scrum of the game and a huge push from Ireland. A good start.

  3. Kick-off

    Ireland 0-0 England

    A fantastic crowd at Donnybrook for this Grand Slam decider - only the second in Women's Six Nations history.

    We're playing in atrocious conditions as the rain lashes down and the posts sway in the wind.

    Ireland's Nora Stapleton gets us underway.

  4. Teams are out

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    So a quick turnaround at Donnybrook, England U20s are cleared off the pitch and out come Ireland and England women to begin their battle.

    Anthems to come...

  5. Live text and radio

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    If my words aren't enough, and you fancy using your ears as well as your eyes - we've got you covered.

    You can listen to live commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra with James Burridge and England's World Cup winning scrum half Natasha Hunt.

    Just click on the play button at the top of this page.  

  6. The tournament so far...

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    England women Six Nations 2017 results:

    England 26-13 France

    Wales 0-63 England

    England 29-15 Italy

    England 64-0 Scotland

    Ireland women Six Nations 2017 results:

    Scotland 15-22 Ireland

    Italy 3-27 Ireland

    Ireland 13-10 France

    Wales 7-12 Ireland

  7. Team news

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    Ireland make one change with scrum-half Larissa Muldoon moving from the replacements to the starting XV.

    England also make just one change as Amy Wilson Hardy returns on the wing.

    She replaces Lydia Thompson, who is named on the bench.

    Amy Wilson Hardy
  8. Top of the table clash

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    England go into tonight's title decider top of the Six Nations table -  one point ahead of Ireland.

    Reigning world champions England are targeting their first Six Nations title since 2012

    But Ireland are chasing their second Grand Slam in five seasons - they last achieved the feat in 2013.

    Women's Six Nations Table
  9. Grand Slam part three

    Ireland v England (17:00 GMT, Saturday)

    Eddie Jones' senior England men then face Ireland on Saturday in Dublin hoping to make it three from three.

    Having already secured the Six Nations title, they have the Grand Slam and that 19-game unbeaten record firmly in their sights.

    But that's tomorrow. And they'll have to wait their turn.

    Back to the second showdown in Donnybrook.

    Eddie Jones
  10. Grand Slam part two

    Ireland women v England women (20:00 GMT)

    Kay Wilson

    With the U20s having delivered the goods, England's women now have the opportunity to add the second Grand Slam of the day.

    They managed 12 tries against Scotland last time out, with winger Kay Wilson clocking a record seven scores on the way to a 64-0 win.

    But standing in their way tonight are an Ireland side who are also unbeaten in this year's tournament.

    And what could be better than beating the English on St Patrick's Day on home turf?

  11. Grand Slam part one

    Ireland U20s 10-14 England U20s

    In the first game of the 'Donnybrook double' England U20s beat Ireland U20s 14-10, securing the first of three Grand Slams on offer for England rugby this weekend.

    Tries from Jack Nay and Henry Walker gave England a 14-3 half-time lead but Ireland's Gavin Coombes scored with 15 minutes to play and set up a tense finale.

    Ireland nearly spoiled the party, but were held up over the line with the clock on red after a fantastic defensive display from the men in white.

    England had already secured the Six Nations title but claimed their first Grand Slam since 2011.

    England Rugby
  12. Your weekend starts here

    St Patrick's Day

    Happy St.Patrick's Day - and what better way to celebrate than with a live text commentary of an epic battle between the Irish and the English.

    Ireland women and England women go head to head in Donnybrook tonight.

    Two unbeaten sides - a Six Nations title, Triple Crown and a Grand Slam up for grabs.

    This is not the warm-up, not the undercard, this is where the party starts.  

    Tomorrow will be the hangover.

    Enjoy!