This year’s RBS Six Nations has now passed the halfway mark and Ireland’s title defence has finally fallen to the wayside following a 21-10 defeat to England at Twickenham that has put Eddie Jones’ side top of the table with Wales following closely behind as both sides boast an undefeated record.

But the praise must deservingly be given to Scotland as they managed to end their nine-game losing streak in the competition as they beat Italy 20-36 in Rome to move up to fourth in the table.

Check out below our Team of the Week for the third round of the 2016 Six Nations:

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