Welcome to our fifth Rugby Podcast – ‘Rugby Tackled’ – hosted by Andy Park, former Ulster Rugby winger and member of the famous 1999 European Cup winning team.
Each podcast, surveys all happenings in provincial, national and international rugby with in-depth opinion and analysis from key individuals on and off the field.
This week Andy is joined in the studio by:
Dr David Irwin: former Ulster, Ireland and British and Irish Lion
Simon Best: former Ulster captain and Irish Rugby international.
Listen to the show below or download the MP3:
Points for discussion are documented below:
(Times are indicated should you wish to listen to any specific point raised):
00.20: Ireland versus France review
05.41: How will Ireland cope without Paul O’Connell and Murray?
07.03: Simon on brother Rory being named Captain for Saturday’s game
08.18: Ireland versus Scotland preview – what will be the game plan?
11.49: France versus England preview
15.08: England Head Coach role?
16.43: Itlay versus Wales preview
20.45: Ulster versus Edinburgh in the RaboDirect Pro12 review