Pic: English comedian pays tribute to Ireland's hurlers after seeing it on TV 6 years ago

Pic: English comedian pays tribute to Ireland's hurlers after seeing it on TV

"Hurling is best described as rugby with a weapon."

The reaction of English people seeing hurling for the first time was all the rage last summer thanks to the coverage on Sky Sports. 

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They were amazed by the game, and rightly so, it is the fastest field sport in the world.

English people are still discovering the game and well-known comedian Chris Addison got his first taste of the action last night.

The Mock the Week panelist was pretty impressed to say the least.