Jim Hamilton, Conrad Smith and Ian Keatley on The Hard Yards 4 years ago

Jim Hamilton, Conrad Smith and Ian Keatley on The Hard Yards

A belter of a show...

It's another big week of Irish rugby. Following on from the heroics in Twickenham, there's a big weekend of Champions Cup action ahead with Munster taking on Toulon in Thomond Park, Leinster playing Saracens in Dublin and Connacht taking on Gloucester in Galway in the Challenge Cup.


Host Andy McGeady and SportsJOE reporter Pat McCarry were joined by All Blacks' legend Conrad Smith, the Rugby Pod's Jim Hamilton and Munster and Ireland fly-half Ian Keatley.

1.00 - Ian Keatley interview
1.30 - His crucial role in Ireland camp
11.30 - Jim Hamilton interview
16.00 - Big Jim on Maro Itoje
34.00 - Conrad Smith interview
43.00 - Smith on Bundee Aki
47.00 - Twitter questions

The Hard Yards

This week: Conrad Smith, Jim Hamilton, Ian Keatley, Champions Cup preview and Leo Cullen's nickname

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