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Dublin: 4 °C Sunday 26 April, 2015

#Brian O'Driscoll

# 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.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This exchange between Brian O’Driscoll and Amy Huberman is the definition of domestic bliss Relationship Goals

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 23 March, 2015

Bullish BOD backs Ireland to go where no other Irish team has gone before

The legendary centre thinks Joe Schmidt’s men are primed for a strong World Cup showing.

Irish rugby legend to star in ITV’s Rugby World Cup coverage

Big news for those of you with the multichannel.

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 20 March, 2015

BOD and Hickie visited Luke Fitz at summer camp and the result was this perfect photo

What stands out the most here is Hickie’s lustrous hair.

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Brian O’Driscoll tweeted his support of marriage equality and everyone is delighted In Bod We Trust

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 12 March, 2015

3 changes for Tyrone and one for Cork ahead of crunch weekend clash

Rivals bosses Mickey Harte and Brian Cuthbert have shown their hands ahead of the Healy Park showdown

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 9 March, 2015

No O’Driscoll but Cork name six from last year’s U21 winning team for Munster opener

Waterford have also named their team for their Munster quarter-final.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Two Irish players have made one Australian site’s rugby world XV

The Roar’s team was prompted by a list of the Telegraph’s ‘Top 100 rugby union players’.

# brian-odriscoll - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

A kick away from being the lost generation: Imagining a world without the ’09 Grand Slam

What would Irish rugby look like had Stephen Jones’ kick landed the other side of the crossbar?

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 12 February, 2015

It’s been five years since the Toulon Tank took on BOD – and made beating him look easy

The power of Mathieu Bastareaud was felt by O’Driscoll at the Stade de France in 2010.

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 6 February, 2015

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Featuring, the Six Nations and Darren Fletcher’s new club.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 2 February, 2015

Three Irishmen made the all-time Five/Six Nations XV of this English newspaper

It’s tough to narrow it down to just fifteen but The Telegraph gave it a go.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge We can totally get on board with Brian O’Driscoll and Amy Huberman’s #PoweringKindness acts Mouse In The House

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Rory McIlroy tries to teach BOD a ‘rugby style’ golf trick shot

Rory McIlroy tries to teach BOD a ‘rugby style’ golf trick shot

This has the making of a wonderful sitcom.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

2014 was a big year for sport, and here were the most watched events on Irish television

BOD’s farewell reigned supreme in the ratings.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Paul McShane’s an auld fella! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also, Cian Healy gave a controversial opinion on beards.

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 1 January, 2015

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 26 December, 2014

# brian-odriscoll - Thursday 25 December, 2014

18 incredible rugby players who retired this year

It’s almost enough to fill a squad for the greatest charity match ever.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Championship glory, tears and a November clean sweep: Ireland’s rugby season in pictures

No surprise that Brian O’Driscoll’s finale features quite a bit.

5 sporting Christmas cards that probably were not sent this year

Though, perhaps, they should have been…

# brian-odriscoll - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

The story behind this euphoric picture of Brian O’Driscoll retiring a champion

We spoke the man who captured the iconic moment.

# brian-odriscoll - Monday 22 December, 2014

Brian O’Driscoll held back tears after receiving a surprise Hall of Fame award last night

The rugby legend was commended for his fantastic year.

10 of the best sports books to buy as last-minute Christmas gifts

‘Night Games,’ ‘The Test,’ ‘The Race to Truth and more of this year’s most memorable work.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

Meanwhile, Joe Schmidt was named Manager of the Year and Brian O’Driscoll entered the Hall of Fame.

# brian-odriscoll - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

We’ll Leave it There So: Kimmage on BOD’s book, McGregor’s RTÉ documentary and all today’s sport

Also, Andy Lee returns home and Alan Brogan contemplates his Dublin future.

Kimmage: Brian O’Driscoll left ‘very interesting’ bits out of his book

BOD’s former collaborator believes The Test would be very different had they continued to work together.

# brian-odriscoll - Sunday 14 December, 2014

It’s Sunday so here’s 13 of our favourite images from the past 7 days

This is how another week looked through a lens.

# brian-odriscoll - Friday 12 December, 2014

‘I just didn’t think it was happening’ – BOD doubts rugby has doping problem

The centre spoke to Off The Ball about the recent accusations of doping in rugby.

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