Champions Cup semi-finals, Leinster's injuries and Munster's successful tour 4 years ago

Champions Cup semi-finals, Leinster's injuries and Munster's successful tour

A great episode for you this morning...

It's a big week for Irish rugby. Champions Cup semi-finals are approaching this weekend and there's huge games for both Leinster and Munster.


On this week's The Hard Yards, we discuss what we can expect from both games, Scarlets having no fear in Dublin, heartbreak in semi-finals and Munster's task in Bordeaux.

Host Andy McGeady and SportsJOE reporter Pat McCarry are joined in studio by James Downey to discuss the action ahead, while Bristol hooker Jason Harris-Wright joined the panel over the phone for a chat about life playing in England this season.

2.00 - James in Zambia
5.00 - Prep for semi-final
6.00 - Treviso heroics
10.00 - Leinster/Scarlets
13.00 - James Lowe
15.00 - Injuries
20.00 - Munster in Bordeaux
21.00 - James's tough memories in semi-finals
24.00 - Leone Nakarawa
29.30 - Jason Harris-Wright
41.00 - What next for Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding?


The Hard Yards

This week: Champions Cup, What next for Jackson and Olding, and French heartbreak for Jimmy

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