AP Sexton returns for Ireland as captain against Russia Jae Hong Oct 1, 2019 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Russian players react during the Rugby World Cup Pool A game between Russia and Samoa at Kumagaya Rugby Stadium, Kumagaya City, Japan, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. Samoa defeated Russia 34-9. Jae Hong Tags Wire Sports International Rugby Union Rugby Union Rugby Rugby World Cup Men's Rugby Union Men's Rugby Men's Sports As featured on +3 Sexton returns for Ireland as captain against Russia For once, Ireland is quite happy to have a short turnaround, playing just five days after its last Rugby World Cup match. Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Most Popular IHSA: Moline football must forfeit win over Rock Island for ineligible player Police: Couple's alleged Geneseo murder plot was to gain house for themselves Feds: Moline Osaka workers have been paid Coal Valley seeks to ban sale of cannabis in city limits Moline's Osaka Buffet found to have violated wage laws; owes $78,970 to workers View All Promotions promotion spotlight AP What breed of puppy is perfect for you? promotion spotlight AP How much do you know about Halloween?