Posts Tagged "Brian O’Driscoll"
A common expression from the past is “the luck of the Irish”. Irish rugby fans everywhere, however, would be ruing their luck after their national team failed at the death to hold out the mighty New Zealand All Blacks and record an historic first-ever win.
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Last week I wrote of my expectation that the All Blacks would manage to see off the English, but also of a feeling in my waters that they might still be heading for another end-of-year ambush, though this time in Dublin.
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Ireland will be without injured wing Fergus McFadden against the All Blacks, while question marks remain over three other key backs, including fired-up veteran Brian O’Driscoll.
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Rugby great Brian O’Driscoll has pleaded with the Irish public to let go and move on from his controversial Lions axing as he prepares for one last battle against the Wallabies.
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Much is made about the magic of the FA Cup; the romanticism of how a lowly team from Chelmsford can go up against the might of Manchester United in a game people will talk about for years.
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Even for an Irish fan, the current Irish rugby union team has both good and bad spots.
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Brian O’Driscoll admitted on Thursday that he still harbours “resentment” towards British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland over his non-selection for the third Test against Australia earlier this year.
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Tomorrow night’s upcoming Test between the Wallabies and the Lions has highlighted an interesting conflict in coaching styles.
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Warren Gatland’s decision to drop Brian O’Driscoll is his stupidest decision to date so far this tour, and that’s really saying something.
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Warren Gatland has balls. Mighty big balls! He has dropped Irish rugby legend Brian O’Driscoll from the series deciding third Test in Sydney.
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Irish great Brian O’Driscoll has needled James Horwill by calling the Wallabies skipper “a lucky boy” after he was cleared of a rucking charge.
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There’s a lot of debate around concerning the Lions first XV Test selection and how it was derived. Here’s my analysis of how the first XV came about.
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Leinster shrugged off the absence of star centre Brian O’Driscoll to beat Stade Francais 34-13 on Friday to clinch the European Challenge Cup.
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Ireland great Brian O’Driscoll has been given a three-week ban for stamping on Italy’s Simone Favaro.
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Ireland delayed their team announcement for Saturday’s clash with Italy by 48 hours as they struggle with an injury crisis that threatens to rob champion centre Brian O’Driscoll of a potential Six Nations farewell.
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NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika has revealed Brian O’Driscoll’s touted move to Sydney could become a reality thanks to the high-powered intervention from a cashed-up sponsor shared by the Super Rugby franchise and the Ireland captain.
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NSW coach Michael Cheika’s strong friendship with Brian O’Driscoll could result in the duo reuniting at the Waratahs but the former Leinster mentor says it won’t happen at the expense of home grown talent.
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Irish rugby star Brian O’Driscoll is eyeing a season with the NSW Waratahs as a perfect close to his career.
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I rarely agree with the The Times‘ chief rugby correspondent, Stephen Jones. In particular I argue with his views on the haka, southern hemisphere rugby, and the experimental law variations. Yet I respect him as a rugby writer.
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With the Australian rugby preparing for the grueling season of Super Rugby and the inaugural Rugby Championship, my appetite was satisfied by ESPN over the weekend with a three course Six Nations meal.
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