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Brian O'Driscoll scores a try and is congratulated by Jamie Heaslip 7/12/2013

Brian-eken Cup; here’s BOD’s career stats in the European Cup

Brian O’Driscoll and Leinster take on Toulon on Sunday knowing this could be the legendary centre’s last European appearance.

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Brian O'Driscoll scores a try and is congratulated by Jamie Heaslip 7/12/2013

Brian-eken Cup; here’s BOD’s career stats in the European Cup

Brian O’Driscoll and Leinster take on Toulon on Sunday knowing this could be the legendary centre’s last European appearance.

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Video: The JOE Rugby Roadshow went to Limerick last night, here are all the best bits

Jerry Flannery, Niall Ronan and Marcus Horan pay tribute to some Leinster lad, while there’s an in-depth discussion about ice cream.

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Samsung presents… Six of the best Leinster tries against Munster

Enjoyed the game at the weekend? Then you’re going to love this look back at six corking tries from previous Leinster v Munster clashes.

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Video: The Wolf of D4 featuring the ginger hipster from The Nation Holds Its Breath

The Nation Holds Its Breath is Ireland’s first rugby/comedy entertainment show and it kicks off online tomorrow at 4pm on brandtv.ie/tnhib. Here’s a look at the hilarious promo…

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Rob Kearney on the Six Nations win, BOD, the Heineken Cup and Boring Kearney Twitter account

JOE caught up with Rob Kearney recently for a chat about Ireland’s victorious Six Nations campaign, some busy weeks ahead, BOD’s farewell and, of course, the Boring Kearney Twitter account.

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Video: Really cool behind the scenes look into the science behind Leinster Rugby training

Rugby players don’t just turn into strong, powerful and highly efficient athletes overnight you know, a lot of science and technology goes into their training behind the scenes.

Keith Earls and Brian O'Driscoll 31/3/2012

Samsung presents… some of the best tackles from Leinster v Munster matches

There will be some serious collisions at Aviva Stadium on Saturday night when Leinster host Munster in the Rabo so here’s a few of the most famous tackles in previous clashes between red and blue.

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Samsung presents… six of the best Brian O’Driscoll moments of magic

Samsung bid farewell to BOD with six of his very best passes…

Brian OÕDriscoll celebrates with Fergus McFadden at the final whistle 15/3/2014

Fantasy Rugby Review – The Final Countdown

Were you a champ or a chump after a breathless last weekend of The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby League? Come this way to find out.

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Gallery: 13 pictures of Brian O’Driscoll in the thick of things against France

Brian O’Driscoll has done serious damage against most teams, but France have feared him more than most over the years… and with good reason too.

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Fantasy Rugby Preview – Week Five

It will be very hard to think of anything but Paris this weekend, but as far as The Irish Fantasy Rugby League is concerned, it might be prudent to focus your attention elsewhere.

Brian O'Driscoll and Ian Madigan 13/4/2013

Life Style Sports presents… Slick Flicks & Serious Kicks by the cream of Irish rugby talent

From Cork to Dublin, the lads from Munster and Leinster have pulled some serious tricks over the years on the pitch. Here’s five of the best.

Jerry Flannery and Brian O'Driscoll 20/11/2009

Zero Rucks Given: Jerry Flannery on the big one v France and his life with ‘The Bodster’

Fla is feeling pretty confident ahead of the crunch clash in Paris, the scene of the final Irish international for the man he calls ‘The Bodster’.

Celebrating Grand Slam success with Ronan O'Gara in 2009

The best Irish XV of the O’Driscoll years, as voted for by JOE readers

This team of Irish legends would certainly take some beating.

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Video: Classy touch from Ugo Monye and Harlequins as they pay tribute to Brian O’Driscoll

Monye, of course, was a team-mate of O’Driscoll’s on the 2009 Lions tour and the respect he has for the centre is clear.

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Samsung presents… six of the best Brian O’Driscoll passes

Samsung bid farewell to BOD with six of his very best passes…

Brian O'Driscoll leaves the pitch 8/3/2014

Fantasy Rugby Review – Week Four

This weekend was all about one man and one man only and even The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby Gods were on Brian O’Driscoll’s side.

Brian O'Driscoll 6/3/2014

Fantasy Rugby Preview – Week Four

Italy come to town this weekend and they’ve decided to rest their best player. Surely every manager in The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby League should be putting their eggs in Ireland’s basket, right?

Rockstar-style celebration of the 2006 Triple Crown with Paul O'Connell

Gallery: Ten of the best pictures from Brian O’Driscoll’s international career

Ahead of Brian O’Driscoll becoming the most capped player in international test rugby this weekend, the lads at Inpho Photography have decided a tribute is in order. And what a fitting tribute it is.

Paul O'Connell dejected 22/2/2014

Fantasy Rugby Review – Week Three

Were you as down in the dumps as the Ireland players or did the performance of your troops in The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby League provide some solace after what was a disappointing weekend?

Paul O'Connell carries Devin Toner and Andrew Trimble carries Peter O'Mahony 20/2/2014

Fantasy Rugby Week Three Preview

This weekend might be all about the big one at Twickenham for Irish rugby fans, but make sure to keep an eye on events elsewhere, for the sake of your Fantasy Rugby team at least.

Peter O'Mahony recieves the RBS man of the match award from Margaret Frawley 8/2/2014

Fantasy Rugby Review – Week Two

It was another great weekend for Ireland, but how did your own players fare in The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby League?

Brian O'Driscoll scores a try 2/2/2013

Burning Issue: Will Ireland beat Wales this weekend?

Ireland take on Wales in what could potentially be the most important game of the Six Nations tomorrow. Will Ireland come out on top? Two JOEs argue the toss.

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The Haka this; Some of the best amateur Hakas ever performed

The Haka isn’t just the preserve of professional rugby teams. Anyone can have a lash, even Beyonce.

Rob Kearney and Leigh Halfpenny 2/2/2013

Fantasy Rugby Week Two Preview

With the opening weekend done and dusted, managers should have a better idea of what to expect from here on in, but we’re on hand to offer some advice just in case.

Rob Kearney celebrates his try 2/2/2014

Fantasy Rugby Review – Week One

A decent start to the Six Nations for Ireland then, but how did your own charges fare in The Irish Times Fantasy Rugby League?

Brian O'Driscoll 9/11/2013

Brian O’Driscoll the unanimous choice as Ireland’s greatest ever rugby captain

We asked the question and you responded in droves and at the end of it all, there was one clear winner.

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