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Irish crown O'Driscoll's farewell in style

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Ireland won the Six Nations title on Saturday with a thrilling 22-20 victory over France to give iconic centre Brian O'Driscoll the perfect end to his stellar international career. 

Ireland's players celebrate with their medals and trophy after winning a Six Nations rugby union match against France on March 15, 2014 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris

Ireland scored three tries -- Jonathan Sexton getting two -- to France's two in a pulsating encounter to see them to only their second win in Paris in 42 years. Fittingly the last time in 2000 O'Driscoll was also in the side and scored a hat-trick of tries.

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