After Grand Slam triumph, Johnny Sexton dreams of World Cup glory

Johnny Sexton might need captained Eire to the Six Nations Grand Slam in his hometown of Dublin on Saturday and grow to be the match’s document factors scorer, however there stays unfinished enterprise at this 12 months’s Rugby World Cup.

Together with his hair greying on the edges and the very fact he can be 38 when the quadrennial showpiece will get underneath means in France in September, bowing out with a Grand Slam might sound an excellent method to finish his take a look at profession.

Nevertheless, although he mentioned securing the Grand Slam with a 29-16 win over England at Lansdowne Highway — in what was his sixtieth and ultimate Six Nations look — was the excessive level of his profession, he hopes “an excellent greater one” is to come back.

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