An Irishman Abroad

Six Nations Special: Episode 178

February 10, 2017

With Six Nations fever taking over right now, we are treating you to the Irishman Abroad Six Nations Special. Formed out of the highlights of some of the listener's favourite rugby episodes from the series to date, this bumper episode is bound to inspire.

With excerpts from conversations with some of Ireland's greatest sporting legends, we hear their fascinating stories of struggle and perseverance, while also hearing their thoughts on doping, their frank opinions of former teammates, and much, much more.

Participants in this episode are: Brian O'Driscoll, Ronan O'Gara, Peter Stringer, Jamie Heaslip, Shane Horgan, Keith Wood, Enda McNulty, Gordon D'Arcy, Jerry Flannery, Gavin Hickie, Bernard Jackman, Mick Finnegan and Niall Breslin.

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