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#tullow tank

# tullow-tank - Thursday 28 May, 2020

The 'Tullow Tank' has a book coming out

Sean O’Brien’s ‘Fuel’ will be published on 29 October.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Sean O'Brien in line for London Irish debut after 10 months out

Springbok lock Lood de Jager will also make his Sale debut in the match.

# tullow-tank - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Adaptable Ward another welcome tank out of Tullow

The Ireland U20 prop is willing to switch to either side of the scrum.

# tullow-tank - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Ireland's Sean O'Brien has been ruled out of the World Cup

The 32-year-old will undergo hip surgery and miss six months of action.

# tullow-tank - Saturday 25 May, 2019

'His last memory now with Leinster will be lifting the trophy'

Leinster captain Johnny Sexton handed the Pro14 trophy to Sean O’Brien in Glasgow.

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

'There's been a few tears shed' - O'Brien hopes to play for Ireland after move

The 32-year-old will join London Irish after this year’s World Cup.

# tullow-tank - Monday 11 February, 2019

'One of the hardest decisions I've ever had to make': London Irish confirm Sean O'Brien signing

The Tullow Tank has agreed to join London Irish from December.

# tullow-tank - Friday 8 February, 2019

Ireland back row Sean O'Brien to join London Irish after World Cup

The deal could be officially announced as early as next week.

# tullow-tank - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'Tough dude' Sean O'Brien set to bring an edge to Ireland's pack Sob

'Tough dude' Sean O'Brien set to bring an edge to Ireland's pack

The 31-year-old Tullow man is back in Ireland’s seven shirt after a year-long absence.

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'I'm going to get very greedy next year': World Cup and everything in between the target for Sean O'Brien

The back row is having to busy himself with rehab and racing before approaching a comeback in the new season.

# tullow-tank - Friday 20 April, 2018

Sean O'Brien underwent surgery on his shoulder today

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen revealed that the flanker required a procedure on the issue this morning.

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Sean O'Brien set to miss out on Leinster's semi-final clash with Scarlets

The back row may even require surgery on his shoulder injury.

# tullow-tank - Monday 30 October, 2017

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All-action Sean O'Brien all set for November while Leinster aim to cap excellent opening

The Tullow Tank says he’s ‘fit as a fiddle’ after an excellent 80-minute display to bridge a month long absence.

# tullow-tank - Monday 10 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge Sean O'Brien belting out Westlife on the Lions tour just sums up Irish people on holiday After Sesh

# tullow-tank - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Sean O'Brien cleared to play in third Lions Test as citing is dismissed

The Ireland flanker’s hearing in Wellington lasted almost three hours.

# tullow-tank - Saturday 1 July, 2017

'It doesn't take a lot to get that kid going': Jamie Heaslip sheds light on Seán O'Brien's resurgence

Heaslip suggested the Lions players would head out tonight, “but they won’t be going OUT out.”

# tullow-tank - Friday 23 June, 2017

'I know the New Zealand back row hugely respect Sean O'Brien'

Warren Gatland and his Lions coaches expect a big impact from the Leinster openside.

# tullow-tank - Friday 16 June, 2017

'A bit of a cuddle' just the trick to put Sexton back on top form, says Sean O'Brien

The Tullow Tank also rubbished the notion that there is an ‘aura’ of invincibility to the World Champion All Blacks.

# tullow-tank - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Warren Gatland was impressed with the 'outstanding' Sean O'Brien

Peter O’Mahony also made a big impression in the back row.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Delayed by a calf strain, Tullow's finest ready to hit Lions tour like a tank Sob

Delayed by a calf strain, Tullow's finest ready to hit Lions tour like a tank

Sean O’Brien has a big opportunity against the Crusaders on Saturday.

# tullow-tank - Friday 10 March, 2017

O'Brien happy with the 'dirty work' as he looks to hit his peak for Ireland

The 30-year-old openside has been steadily growing in form in the Six Nations.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Leinster expect O'Brien back next weekend, but planning without Cronin

A tight calf caused Leo Cullen to keep the Tullow Tank out of the Montpellier firing line.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'These two weeks will define our season': O'Brien ready to empty the tank again

After the frustration of being kept away from the Wallabies, the Tullow Tank is revved up and ready to go again.

# tullow-tank - Saturday 12 November, 2016

'It's a fickle industry': Sean O'Brien putting building blocks in place for life after rugby

Here’s hoping the Tullow Tank has more than a few years left wearing his scrum-cap.

# tullow-tank - Monday 31 October, 2016

Jerome Kaino surprised 'spearhead' Sean O'Brien not involved with Ireland

The Tullow Tank’s reputation precedes him.

# tullow-tank - Friday 21 October, 2016

Sean O'Brien back and on the blindside for Leinster's trip to Montpellier

The return of Jonathan Sexton and Mike McCarthy completes a triple boost for the eastern province.

# tullow-tank - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Sean O'Brien never feared for his career during ongoing layoff with hamstring injury

The Leinster and Ireland flanker is approaching the end of a long road to recovery.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Sean O'Brien set for surgery and facing 'considerable period' on the sidelines

The Tullow Tank suffered a massive setback in his rehab in the last weekend of the regular season and will miss Ireland’s tour to South Africa.

# tullow-tank - Monday 25 April, 2016

Sean O'Brien will 'definitely' be back for Leinster before the Pro12 play-offs

O’Brien may not be fit enough to face Ulster this weekend, but Jonathan Sexton will be back in Leinster’s number 10 shirt.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Sean O'Brien: If Garry Ringrose played 6 Nations this year, I guarantee he gets hurt

The Leinster flanker hopes to return from his ripped hamstring tendon in a month’s time.

# tullow-tank - Monday 18 January, 2016

Sean O'Brien: It would be huge honour to captain Ireland, but if it's not to be I'll soldier on

The flanker is not often spoken of as captaincy material, but would jump at the chance if it was offered.

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

O'Brien's display against Munster bodes well for Joe Schmidt's Ireland

The 28-year-old was excellent on his return from an inner-ear issue.

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Sean O'Brien seeing a specialist today in the hope of clearing up inner ear issue

The Tullow Tank’s unusual injury has persisted and a poor prognosis could impact Joe Schmidt’s plans for the Six Nations.

# tullow-tank - Friday 20 November, 2015

Schools players have advantage over clubs, says SOB, but not because of old boys' network

The Leinster back row says more training time and better coaching pushes schools players on faster.

# tullow-tank - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Small print to be read on O'Brien decision, but Ireland unlikely to appeal

The Tullow man will have a watching brief in the Millennium Stadium this weekend.

From The Daily Edge 8 Irish rugby players who went above and beyond in World Cup ads Heroes

# tullow-tank - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Sean O'Brien handed one-week ban for Papé punch, will miss Argentina clash

The Tullow Tank will be hoping to fight for his place again if Ireland reach the semi-final.

# tullow-tank - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

'We got a rude awakening on the physicality side of things' - Sean O'Brien

The Ireland flanker is ready for Sunday’s clash with France — “a far more dangerous side”.

# tullow-tank - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Forget Ian Madigan -- Irish women are now asking Sean O'Brien out on Twitter Tullow Tank

# tullow-tank - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Sean O'Brien hungry to dominate the rucks for Ireland at the World Cup

The Tullow man sat down with The42 to discuss the growth of his game around the breakdown.

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