Ireland will have reigning champs Wales at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday fifth February in the initial installation of the 2022 Six Nations Championship.
Ribs fought against eminent loss to beat 14-man Ireland 21-16 during the 2021 Championship.
Ireland and Wales have challenged an aggregate of 132 rugby test matches since their first gathering in 1882. Ribs have won 70 of those matches, while Ireland have won 55 matches. There have additionally been seven drawn matches between the two countries.