When: Saturday 2nd February 2013 - KO 1:30pm
Where: Millennium Stadium, Cardiff City Centre
Wales and Ireland will contest the first match of the 2013 Six Nations Championship at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday 2nd February. Wales have got the better of their Celtic cousins in recent years, winning the last three encounters, so the Irish will certainly be up for this game.
Last season's corresponding fixture in Dublin ended with a last-minute penalty kick by Leigh Halfpenny, which won the game 21-23 for Wales.
Wales only other home game of the 2013 Six Nations is against England on the final weekend of the Championship.