Ireland 2-0 France

John Jermyn scored for Ireland against Australia
John Jermyn netted for Ireland just before the break in Paris

Ireland are on course to win the Five Nations tournament in Paris after beating the hosts on Saturday.

The Irish took the lead on the stroke of half-time thanks to a John Jermyn penalty corner.

John Jackson doubled Ireland's advantage on 50 minutes with a superb reverse stick shot.

Ireland stand top of the standings and can only be denied the trophy if Argentina defeat Korea by eight goals or more on Sunday.