Robbie Henshaw. Photo courtesy of Connacht Rugby.
It should have been the event that we could celebrate as a country but, well, it turned out only those with access to certain paid for sports subscriptions got to enjoy.
The final score was Ireland 40 New Zealand 29.
But to help ease the pain of not being able to see Ireland beat the all-blacks, and before we all start of another debate on the rights to see national team sports on free-to-air TV, here is that final try from Robbie, bless him. (Video courtesy of BT Sport's twitter feed).