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Ireland v Australia… the biggest hits

BEST OF FRIENDS... Relations between Ireland and Australia haven't exactly been too friendly at times

BEST OF FRIENDS… Relations between Ireland and Australia haven’t exactly been too friendly at times

With Ireland and Australia’s finest going head to head in Perth this week in the latest installment of the International Rules, we thought we’d get you in the mood with a selection of highlights from when things weren’t always so friendly between the two sides.

So to help you pass your Tuesday morning, here are some of the biggest hits (legal or otherwise) from down through the years.

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