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O'Driscoll fit for duty against Italy, Sexton ruled out

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Brian O'Driscoll was named Thursday in the Ireland side to take on Italy in their Six Nations closer in Rome on Saturday in what could be his final match in the tournament. 

Ireland's outside centre Brian O'Driscoll reacts during the Six Nations international rugby union match between Ireland and France at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on March 9, 2013. O'Driscoll was named Thursday in the Ireland side to take on Italy in their Six Nations closer in Rome on Saturday in what could be his final match in the tournament.

O'Driscoll, along with centre partner Luke Marshall, was concussed during last weekend's 13-13 draw with France, but both players have been passed fit.

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