Menu
BetZest Casino No Deposit Bonus

Ireland vs Wales betting tips, predictions, odds and free bets (Six Nations - 24.2.2018)

  • Written by David Bet
  • Share  
Round 3 of the RBS Six Nations 2018 sees Ireland host Wales in a pivotal match in the context of this year's tournament. Who will win on Saturday? Find here our Ireland vs Wales betting preview with predictions, betting tips, team news, enhanced odds, bookie offers and no deposit free bets on the 6 Nations tournament!


IRELAND vs WALES BETTING PREVIEW 

Ireland top the log ahead of England on points difference having won both the matches so far and earned 1 bonus point. They trashed 56-19 Italy in Round 2, leading 28-0 at half time, while in the opening match they recorded a hard-fought success in France (13-15) courtesy of a last gasp drop goal scored by  Johnny Sexton. The last 10 direct matches between Ireland and Wales have seen  five Welsh wins, four Irish wins and a draw, the latter coming in their last meeting at the Aviva Stadium in 2016. Only three of those ten games have seen double-figure margins of victory.

The hosts will be will be without Robbie Henshaw, after the centre injured his shoulder while scoring a try against Italy in their last match. Andrew Porter and Chris Farrell will make their first Six Nations starts for Ireland while British and Irish Lions duo Tadhg Furlong and Iain Henderson miss out due to harmstring injuries. Devin Toner will replace Henderson and partner James Ryan, with Munster centre Chris Farrell coming in for Robbie Henshaw, who is sidelined for up to four months with a shoulder injury.

Wales have a record of 1W 1L so far, having opened their Six Nations campaign with a 34-7 victory over Scotland (Tries 4-1) and suffered a 12-6 defeat at Twickenham against England (Tries 0-2). That loss saw Wales slip down to third on the standings, 3 points shy of England and Ireland. The Dragons will need to be more clinical if they are to win away at Ireland and will have to start better than they did against England. They recorded 22-9 win over Ireland in last year’s 6 Nations.

Head coach Warren Gatland has made three changes to his starting line-up. Fly-half Dan Biggar will replace Rhys Patchell in the No 10 shirt, after missing the first two games. Full-back Leigh Halfpenny has recovered from a foot infection and will feature from the off, in place of Gareth Anscombe. Fit-again Saracens wing Liam Williams will take over from Josh Adams. George North will be sitting on the bench once again with Gatland opting for a back-three of Halfpenny, Williams and Steff Evans.

BetVictor Free Bets

IRELAND vs WALES PROBABLE LINEUPS  

IRELAND: 15 Rob Kearney; 14 Keith Earls, 13 Chris Farrell, 12 Bundee Aki, 11 Jacob Stockdale; 10 Johnny Sexton, 9 Conor Murray; 8 Cian Healy, 7 Rory Best (captain), 6 Andrew Porter, 5 James Ryan, 4 Devin Toner, 3 Peter O’Mahony, 2 Dan Leavy, 1 CJ Stander.

Replacements: 16 Sean Cronin, 17 Jack McGrath, 18 John Ryan, 19 Quinn Roux, 20 Jack Conan, 21 Kieran Marmion, 22 Joey Carbery, 23 Fergus McFadden.

WALES: 15 Leigh Halfpenny, 14 Liam Williams, 13 Scott Williams, 12 Hadleigh Parkes, 11 Steff Evans, 10 Dan Biggar, 9 Gareth Davies, 8 Ross Moriarty, 7 Josh Navidi, 6 Aaron Shingler, 5 Alun Wyn Jones (captain), 4 Cory Hill, 3 Samson Lee, 2 Ken Owens, 1 Rob Evans.

Substitutes: 16 Elliot Dee, 17 Wyn Jones, 18 Tomas Francis, 19 Bradley Davies, 20 Justin Tipuric, 21 Aled Davies, 22 Gareth Anscombe, 23 George North.

Betfred Betting Bonus

IRELAND vs WALES ODDS 

Here at BetAndSkill we strive to provide you with the highest odds on every rugby match we preview. Find below the best odds on the Ireland vs Wales match winner market! We also suggest you to take a look at our enhanced odds section and grab plenty of price boost on the upcoming matches.


33/1 Ireland to win

Ladbrokes offer 33/1 Ireland to beat Wales in the RBS Six Nations!
T&Cs apply, 18+
Claim Here

25/1 Ireland to win

Betfair offer 25/1 Ireland to beat Wales!
+ up to £100 in free bets!
New customer offer. T&Cs apply, 18+ begambleaware.org
Claim Here

IRELAND vs WALES PREDICTIONS 

This section contais our free predictions on Ireland vs Wales, recommended by our professional tipsters. We also provide the odds related to each prediction. Feel free to back our betting tips and to post a comment at the bootom of this page should you bash the bookies!
  • Betfair Sportsbook BonusHandicap: Wales +8 points  2.05Bet
  • Betway Betting BonusMan Of The Match: Dan Biggar 17.00Bet
  • Unibet Betting BonusTo score first: Ireland 1.66Bet
  • LeoVegas free bet offerHighest scoring half: 2nd Half1.88Bet

Looking for more predictions on the Six Nations? Jump to our Rugby Free Betting tips section!


Jetbull Betting Bonus

IRELAND vs WALES FREE BETS & PROMOTIONS 

  •  
    LADBROKES
    Bet £5 Get £20 in Free Bets - Bonus code 20FREE
    18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.
    Claim
  •  
    BET365
    up to £100 in bet credits
    New Customers only. Up to £100* in Bet Credits. Sign up, deposit £5* or more to your account and bet365 will match your qualifying deposit in Bet Credits when you place qualifying bets to the same value and they are settled. Min odds/bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. T&Cs, time limits & exclusions apply.
    Claim
  •  
    BETFRED
    Bet £10, get £30 + 30 free spins
    Only available to new customers from UK & Northern Ireland. You must stake £10 or more at single/cumulative odds of Evens (2.0) or greater on your first bet. Free bet balance of £30 credited within 48 hours of your first bet being settled. Free Bets expire after 7 days. E-Wallet restrictions apply. Minimum 5 game rounds. Game restrictions apply. Maximum 30 Free Spins on selected games. Free Spins expire after 7 days. Full T&Cs apply.
    Claim
  •  
    SPORTING INDEX
    £50 FREE to get started! No deposit!
    New clients get £100 (non-withdrawable) to bet with. Keep what you win. Any losses over £100 are your liability. Market restrisctions & 7 day time limit apply. Account opening subject to suitability checks. Spread betting involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits. Full T&Cs apply. 18+. GambleAware.org.
    Claim
  •  
    WILLIAM HILL
    Bet £10, get £30 in free bets
    BeNew customers using Promo Code P30 only, min £10/€10 stake, min odds ½, free bets paid as £15/€15 (30 days expiry), free bet/payment method/player/country restrictions apply.
    Claim
  •  
    BETVICTOR
    Bet £5, get £30 free bets
    New Customers only. Deposit and place a £5 qualifying bet at odds of 2.00 or greater within 7 days of opening a new account; excludes cashed out bets. Receive 2x £10 Free Sports Bets, valid on set events only at odds 2.00 or greater, expires in 7 days, plus a £10 Casino Bonus, expires in 7 days. Wager the Casino Bonus 35x to withdraw winnings. Credit/Debit card deposits only. Geographical Restrictions and T&Cs Apply. Please Gamble Responsibly. 18+
    Claim
  •  
    TIPBET
    €5 No Deposit Bonus - Promo Code: BAS
    Claim
  •  
    888SPORT
    Bet £10, get £30 in free bets. Promo code: 30f
    New customers only – Min deposit of £10 using deposit code 30f - Qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Deposit method and withdrawal restrictions apply - 18+. Full T&C’s apply.
    Claim
T&Cs apply. 18+. Gamble responsibly.

LATEST FREE BETS & EXCLUSIVE OFFERS

  •  
    LVBET
    £5 No Deposit Bonus
    £5 No Deposit free bet on registration. Geo restrictions apply. 10x wagering requirements on odds of minimum 3.4 (1.75). Max winnings capped at £50. Betting markets restrictions apply. Full T&Cs apply. 18+.
    Claim
  •  
    ENERGY BET
    £5 No Deposit Free Bet
    18+. Promotion is only valid for new UK customers who registered using special promotion links and banners. Wagering requirements 7x turnover of the bonus amount, only accumulator bets with final odds of minimum 3/4. Minimum odds for each event 1/4. Players can withdraw up to £50 from the bonus amount granted after the wagering requirements have been met. Bonus valid for 30 days. T&Cs apply.
    Claim
  •  
    JETBULL
    100% bonus up to €/£100. Exclusive!
    18+ begambleaware.org. Please bet responsibly.
    Claim
  •  
    SPORTNATION
    100% bonus up to £50. Promo code:SN50
    New customers only. Valid once per customer. Bonus expires after 30 days. Offer expires 31.07.19. 7x turnover at 1.6 minimum odds before withdrawal. Skrill and Neteller deposits excluded. 18+ only. BeGambleAware
    Claim
  •  
    MANSION BET
    50% up to £50 (Bonus Code: MB50)
    New customers only. Real Money Deposit Required. Credit or Debit Card only. Deposit & Bonus amount must be wagered 6 times (min. odds 4/5) prior to bonus funds and associated winnings becoming withdrawable. 18+. gambleaware.org
    Claim
  • 1XBet Betting Bonus1XBET
    €100 or £90 welcome bonus!
    Claim
  •  
    10BET
    100% up to £50. Use bonus code: SCORE10
    New Customers only; Min. deposit £15 (no Skrill/Neteller); Use bonus code SCORE10; Bonus amount is 100% of deposit up to £50; Offer can be claimed once per household; Wager the qualifying deposit and bonus amount 5x within 30 days to convert bonus winnings into real money; Wagers must be on min. odds of 4/5 on singles or acca bets with min. odds of 2/5 per selection to qualify; Max. stake contribution to wagering requirement is the value of your bonus; Certain bet types are excluded; See full terms; Terms apply; 18+.
    Claim
T&Cs apply. 18+. Gamble responsibly.
SHARE IT WITH YOUR FRIENDS
Let your friends know about this article! Share it on your favourite social media!



User Rating: no ratingno ratingno ratingno ratingno rating / 0

Poor  Best 

Sections

Betting Tips

Free Bets

Follow Us