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There's only one Ricky Hatton... ahem... Brian O'Driscoll

We will leave the pre match build ups to the likes of Sky and BBC but we did come across this rather funny piece during the week. 106 more words

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Ireland team announcement...Sexton in, Kearney on the bench

I decided to take advantage of the new facility on irishrugby.ie that allows us all to view Ireland’s team announcements live. Interesting to see the nonsense that the journos get up to before Messrs. 90 more words

Jonny Sexton

How O'Driscoll adapted to become the best

Following on from the most successful year of his rugby career, Brian O’Driscoll has been named Rugby World magazine’s Player of the Decade. This shows the incredible consistency with which the Leinster, Ireland and Lions man has shown. 338 more words

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Leinster and Drico up for awards...

…and even though he hasn’t been nominated and isn’t Irish, Richie McCaw says he is ‘optimistic’ he can take the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year Award ahead of the former Leinster captain (!). 307 more words

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Sexton in for O'Gara; Leo, D'Arcy on the bench; Shaggy and O'Brien miss out

…though I expect Jonny saw it coming before us:

Ireland team to face South Africa: Rob Kearney, Tommy Bowe, Brian O’Driscoll (capt), Paddy Wallace, Keith Earls,  52 more words

Jonny Sexton

Jamie and Drico - 2 of the best in the world

The IRB have noted what we all knew already, that Brian O’Driscoll and Jamie Heaslip are among the top rugby players in the world. Both have been shortlisted by the IRB for the player-of-the-year award; the winner will be announced on 29 November. 112 more words

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