VIDEO: RTÉ's kayak expert takes a call from team manager live on air

The coach in London wanted a second opinion on an apparent foul by Hannah Craig.

WELL, YOU WON’T see this on the BBC this week.

Those of us watching Hannah Craig’s progress in the Women’s K1 Slalom were treated to RTÉ’s expert in Montrose Ike Jacob taking a call from the team manager Karl Dunne.

Michael Lyster — more used to refereeing the likes of Joe Brolly and Pat Spillane – was happy to leave the conversation unfold live on air. Watch it here:

More importantly of course, Craig is through to her event final.

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