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D'Arcy back for unbeaten Ireland

D'Arcy back for unbeaten Ireland

Ireland has recalled Gordon D'Arcy for their Six Nations match with Scotland at Murrayfield Saturday.
D'Arcy, who will make his first appearance since breaking his arm last year, is one of four changes to the side that beat England at Croke Park 10 days ago.
Paddy Wallace drops to the bench to make way for D'Arcy in the centers, while scrumhalf Peter Stringer is drafted in to replace Tomas O'Leary.
Hooker Rory Best replaces James Flannery and Jamie Heaslip makes way at No. 8 for Dennis Leamy, who replaced him during the 14-13 win over England.
Coach Declan Kidney has altered his starting lineup for the first time in this year's tournament after three consecutive wins.
"The four guys who have come in have been doing very well in training and have a done a good job whenever they've come on," Kidney said. "The lads who are out have done nothing wrong. The new guys will bring their own chemistry to the team and have a wealth of experience, which we'll need against Scotland."
John Hayes will break Malcolm O'Kelly's appearance record for Ireland when he makes his 93rd appearance on Saturday.
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Ireland: Robert Kearney, Tommy Bowe, Brian O'Driscoll, Gordon D'Arcy, Luke Fitzgerald, Ronan O'Gara, Peter Stringer; Marcus Horan, Rory Best, John Hayes, Donncha O'Callaghan, Paul O'Connell, Stephen Ferris, David Wallace, Denis Leamy.
Replacements: Jerry Flannery, Tom Court, Mick O'Driscoll, Jamie Heaslip, Tomas O'Leary, Paddy Wallace, Geordan Murphy.