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Dublin: 6 °C Sunday 7 February, 2016

#Brian O'Driscoll

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 4 February, 2016

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 29 January, 2016

4 Irish players feature in Welsh publication’s all-time Six Nations XV

England have the highest representation with six, while Scotland are snubbed completely.

Schmidt explains Ringrose omission after BOD called for Six Nations cap

The Ireland head coach is keeping a close eye on Leinster’s promising outside centre.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 21 January, 2016

BOD on McGregor: ‘Over time it’s very hard to maintain that lack of self doubt’

The centre also offered some clarity on why his partnership with Paul Kimmage didn’t work out.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 28 December, 2015

‘Whatever he gets he deserves every cent of it’ – O’Driscoll wishes Madigan luck in France Pastures New This post contains videos

‘Whatever he gets he deserves every cent of it’ – O’Driscoll wishes Madigan luck in France

The former Ireland captain says the out-half has earned the right to be first choice.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 24 December, 2015

‘In the creation of Brian O’Driscoll, I was the butterfly’

In his excellent new oral history, Tom English recalls a famous win in Paris for Irish rugby.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

‘I know it sounds crazy, but we felt invincible’

Writing in his autobiography, Peter Stringer recalls Drico’s hat-trick and the famous day when Ireland won in Paris.

5 Irish sporting records that are very unlikely to be broken

No surprise that most of these records are held by the best of the best.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 21 December, 2015

Matt Giteau defused an apparent spat between Brian O’Driscoll and a legendary Wallaby wing last night

We’re hoping BOD was pulling Twitter’s leg last night, because otherwise this was quite unseemly.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Jonah Lomu had all the qualities you could wish for in a hero — Brian O’Driscoll

‘Be careful, if you get there too quickly you might have to actually tackle him’.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll is enjoying his weekends too much to even consider coaching

He was speaking at the final day of the Web Summit.

# brian-odriscoll - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll on what went wrong and Ireland’s ‘two biggest injury losses’

The Ireland legend was not impressed by what he saw on Sunday afternoon.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Ireland v Italy: 3 times the sides have memorably clashed

This is the 25th meeting between the sides – and there have been a few classics.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Have Cabinteely offered Eva Carneiro a job? It’s the sporting tweets of the week!

The best sporting offerings from the last seven days on Twitter.

# brian-odriscoll - Saturday 15 August, 2015

O’Driscoll pays tribute to McCaw after losing Tests record BOD

O’Driscoll pays tribute to McCaw after losing Tests record

After losing his caps record to Richie McCaw, BOD hailed the New Zealand legend’s achievement.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Quiz: How well do you remember our previous World Cup warm-up games?

Do you remember the highs and lows of Ireland’s World Cup preparations through the years?

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 20 July, 2015

The sporting world has changed a lot in the time New Zealand have been rugby’s top test nation

Brian O’Driscoll’s arm was in a sling, while Roy Keane was still Manchester United captain.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Rodgers bidding for Southampton chairs now? It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Brian O’Driscoll, Padraic Maher and the London Fire Brigade also make our list.

# brian-odriscoll - Saturday 4 July, 2015

BOD shows up at Wimbledon and brings his gear along to take on Tim Henman Keeping Active This post contains videos

BOD shows up at Wimbledon and brings his gear along to take on Tim Henman

O’Driscoll’s back-hand needs a bit of work.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll weighs in on McGregor-Aldo — it’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also, featuring Barry Geraghty, Stephanie Roche and Caroline Wozniacki.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Spear tackle to ‘sook’: 10 years on from the O’Driscoll-Umaga debacle

It was an ugly scene when it happened and the aftermath did little to improve matters.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Gary Lineker remembers Italia 90 – It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also, British comedian Chris Addison on hurling.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll mocks ‘style icon’ ROG! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Featuring Brian O’Driscoll, Philip Neville and the search for Rory McIlroy.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Kenny Cunningham is wrong — Jack Grealish deserves time to make up his mind

The Aston Villa youngster turned down Martin O’Neill’s offer of a place in the Ireland squad yesterday.

Dublin star Ger Brennan throws his weight behind the ‘No’ campaign

The St Vincent’s defender says he wants to protect children’s rights by voting no in this month’s marriage referendum.

Kenny Cunningham says Ireland should forget about Grealish… and BOD agrees

Two ex-Ireland captains have waded into the debate.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

BOD replaced one Munster sporting legend with another on the Good Wall tonight

The former Leinster player also spoke candidly about finishing his career in rugby.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 4 May, 2015

Gordon D’Arcy and Brian O’Driscoll traded glorious hair-related burns on Twitter earlier

D’Arcy probably wins a split decision here.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Paul O’Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement

The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

7 Irish players make The Guardian’s European best XV of the past 20 years

Munster’s Paul O’Connell is among the legends to make the cut for the fantasy team.

# brian-odriscoll - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

No cans by the canal for BOD, he’s hanging out with other sporting legends in Dubai Fun In The Sun This post contains images

3 games in 6 days means hamstring injury and missing league final for Cork defender

Brian O’Driscoll’s hectic recent schedule hasn’t helped.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll has explained the story behind his legendary ‘tomato’ quote Words Of Wisdom This post contains videos

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll wants off ‘The Good Wall’, will Andy Lee oblige?

Number one, number 13. Whatever.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Rob Kearney enjoyed the hot weather as much as you! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring James O’Donoghue, Dietmar Hamann and Shane Lowry

‘Never mind play rugby, some days I couldn’t even get out of my bed’

Niall Breslin, better known as ‘Bressie,’ chats to The42 about sport, mental health and life as a teenager in Israel.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 5 April, 2015

The UFC bandwagon and BOD in the dog house – It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring first-world problems for Jack McCaffrey.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 30 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge UPDATE: Brian O’Driscoll was caught rapid enjoying his ‘business trip’ a bit too much Crowdsurf

# brian-odriscoll - Saturday 28 March, 2015

BOD met the greatest ever Sevens magician and impressed him with an audacious bit of skill

This is the sort of thing we miss in his retirement.

Embrace your inner Whelo – Why Glenn Whelan’s a better role model than Paulie and Shefflin

TV3′s Tommy Martin finds unlikely heroism in one of the Ireland squad’s less celebrated members.

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