Rugby review: Ireland can take positives from blooding new players

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Ireland may have lost against South Africa from a winning position, but they can take positives from blooding new players.

That was the verdict today of Highland Radio’s rugby correspondent Alex McDonald.

He said the players will be gutted to have lost against South Africa on Saturday after leading 19 to 3.

But he told Sunday Sport presenter Myles Gallagher that the Spingboks are in a good run of form and that Ireland will benefit from giving the less experienced players invaluable minutes on the rugby field…