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O'Driscoll and Quinlan on analysis as Newstalk secure radio rights for Lions Test Series

The coverage begins with this weekend’s warm-up game against Japan at Murrayfield.

Brian O'Driscoll.
Brian O'Driscoll.
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BRIAN O’DRISCOLL AND Alan Quinlan will be on co-commentary duty for the Lions Test Series after Newstalk have secured FM radio rights for all the fixtures on this summer’s tour to South Africa.

The eight-match tour takes place at the home of Springboks, with the three Test matches on 24 July, 31 July and 7 August.

The coverage by OTB Sports commences this Saturday with the Lions facing Japan in a warm-up game at Murrayfield in Scotland.

Neil Tracey will be on commentary duty for the games, joined by O’Driscoll and Quinlan for the Test matches. The warm-up games wil feature Devin Toner and Niamh Briggs as co-commentators.

Keith Wood and Ronan O’Gara will also be part of the station’s preview and analysis coverage of the Lions games.

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