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Check out this superb BOD v Gatland front page story from Wales
# Mount Grudgemore
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# Mount Grudgemore

Check out this superb BOD v Gatland front page story from Wales

Feb 7th 2014, 10:56 PM 8,770 Views 20 Comments

That’s a monument we would love to visit on our summer holliers.

'I've never been certain that I'm going to start under Joe' - BOD on selection anxiety
# Lucky 13
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# Lucky 13

'I've never been certain that I'm going to start under Joe' - BOD on selection anxiety

Jan 31st 2014, 7:15 AM 4,027 Views 6 Comments

The country’s most capped player will hope lucky number 13 comes up for the 130th time.

'A bloody hard thing to do' - O'Driscoll on Ireland's Grand Slam hopes
# Final Farewell
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# Final Farewell

'A bloody hard thing to do' - O'Driscoll on Ireland's Grand Slam hopes

Jan 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,263 Views 9 Comments

The backline talisman insists his team have respect for Scotland but are ‘totally capable of beating them’.

BOD on his rugby 'afterlife' and how coaching doesn't float his boat
# Moving On
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# Moving On

BOD on his rugby 'afterlife' and how coaching doesn't float his boat

Jan 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 18,467 Views 14 Comments

The inspirational centre insists he will only focus on life after rugby when the season is over.

Brian O'Driscoll ready to 'empty the tank' as Ireland report clean bill of health
# Six Nations
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# Six Nations

Brian O'Driscoll ready to 'empty the tank' as Ireland report clean bill of health

Jan 28th 2014, 1:41 PM 9,882 Views 28 Comments

The legendary centre is focused on his final international campaign while Tommy Bowe and Donnacha Ryan need to prove their fitness.

Happy 35th, BOD: 13 reasons we all love Brian O'Driscoll
# 13 Going On 35
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# 13 Going On 35

Happy 35th, BOD: 13 reasons we all love Brian O'Driscoll

Jan 21st 2014, 3:00 PM 30,926 Views 47 Comments

Party in Carton House tonight!

Brian O'Driscoll is Ireland's most marketable personality
# In Demand
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# In Demand

Brian O'Driscoll is Ireland's most marketable personality

Jan 20th 2014, 1:48 PM 3,558 Views 7 Comments

BOD topped a new poll of Irish sponsorship industry experts with a record 37%.

Ospreys clash is the first of Brian O'Driscoll's 'last' big matches
# Long Goodbye
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# Long Goodbye

Ospreys clash is the first of Brian O'Driscoll's 'last' big matches

Jan 16th 2014, 9:34 PM 7,267 Views 7 Comments

The centre played his first European game at the RDS eight years ago.

’13: The highs, lows and heavy blows of Brian O’Driscoll’s final full year in rugby
# Centre Of Attention
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# Centre Of Attention

’13: The highs, lows and heavy blows of Brian O’Driscoll’s final full year in rugby

Dec 31st 2013, 12:13 PM 4,360 Views 7 Comments

It won’t be remembered as BOD’s best year, but there was no shortage of thrilling moments.

The eight candidates to fill Brian O’Driscoll’s 13 jersey
# Suitors
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# Suitors

The eight candidates to fill Brian O’Driscoll’s 13 jersey

Dec 26th 2013, 8:30 PM 11,683 Views 17 Comments

Ireland’s leading try-scorer will hang the now famous jersey up for the last time in March.

BOD and Luke Marshall (twice) feature in Pro12 biggest hits of the year
# Hefty Tackles
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# Hefty Tackles

BOD and Luke Marshall (twice) feature in Pro12 biggest hits of the year

Dec 24th 2013, 2:40 PM 4,810 Views 4 Comments

Whoever compiled this ‘best of’ must enjoy the sight of Irishmen getting thumped.

Did Ireland overreact to Brian O’Driscoll’s Lions dropping?
# BOD
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# BOD

Did Ireland overreact to Brian O’Driscoll’s Lions dropping?

Dec 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 13,812 Views 60 Comments

The legendary centre was unforgettably axed from the starting team for the third Test against Australia in June.

Keith Earls lining up another run as Munster's outside centre
# 13 Jersey
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# 13 Jersey

Keith Earls lining up another run as Munster's outside centre

Dec 21st 2013, 12:15 PM 4,066 Views 12 Comments

The Moyross man seems best suited on either wing but has long-held ambitions of starting in midfield.

In #BOD and #vinb we trust: Ireland on Twitter in 2013
# Trending
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# Trending

In #BOD and #vinb we trust: Ireland on Twitter in 2013

Dec 12th 2013, 5:01 AM 9,984 Views 13 Comments

The Irish tweeted about everything from lapgate to Anglotapes, Seamus Heaney to the Late Late (among other things).

VIDEO: Watch Brian O'Driscoll's magical between the legs pass
# Genius
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# Genius

VIDEO: Watch Brian O'Driscoll's magical between the legs pass

Dec 8th 2013, 11:14 AM 9,986 Views 21 Comments

The Leinster centre pulled off this moment of sublime skill against Northampton in the Heineken Cup last night.

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘I love playing for this team’
# BOD
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# BOD

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘I love playing for this team’

Dec 7th 2013, 9:29 PM 37,996 Views 135 Comments

The legendary centre was named man of the match for his part in Leinster’s 40-7 win over Northampton.

Dr BOD: Brian O'Driscoll receives another honorary doctorate
# BOD
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# BOD

Dr BOD: Brian O'Driscoll receives another honorary doctorate

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:13 PM 6,069 Views 7 Comments

Irish rugby star named a Doctor of Arts at National University of Ireland ceremony.

O'Driscoll: No one will give Ireland a chance, that's fine by us
# Fade To Black
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# Fade To Black

O'Driscoll: No one will give Ireland a chance, that's fine by us

Nov 20th 2013, 8:00 AM 12,504 Views 36 Comments

The patched up centre is itching to take on rugby’s biggest challenge one last time.

'Totes amazeballs... I'm not saying that': BOD fights the good fight in new ad
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# BOD

'Totes amazeballs... I'm not saying that': BOD fights the good fight in new ad

Nov 15th 2013, 12:47 PM 12,620 Views 7 Comments

“Cray cray,” “awesometacular,” and “smex” are also off the table.

14 years on, O’Driscoll still strikes fear into Australian hearts
# Waltzing O'driscoll
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# Waltzing O'driscoll

14 years on, O’Driscoll still strikes fear into Australian hearts

Nov 14th 2013, 9:30 PM 21,698 Views 43 Comments

The outside centre made his debut against the Wallabies in 1999.

BOD and D'Arcy set for record-equalling 51st Test together
# Partnership
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# Partnership

BOD and D'Arcy set for record-equalling 51st Test together

Nov 9th 2013, 1:05 PM 3,693 Views 9 Comments

The long-time Ireland centre partnership reaches another milestone this evening.

9 things Brian O'Driscoll can do* now he's got the Freedom of Dublin
# Wreck The Gaff
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# Wreck The Gaff

9 things Brian O'Driscoll can do* now he's got the Freedom of Dublin

Nov 4th 2013, 8:57 PM 14,949 Views 0 Comments

The honour will be bestowed on the rugby legend from 2014 so we’ve drawn up a wishlist on his behalf. *Some are real!

BOD and Fr Peter McVerry to be awarded Freedom of the City of Dublin
# Dublin
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# Dublin

BOD and Fr Peter McVerry to be awarded Freedom of the City of Dublin

Nov 4th 2013, 7:46 PM 11,366 Views 40 Comments

The two men now have the right to pasture sheep on common ground within the city boundaries.

In pictures: Brian O'Driscoll honoured at black-tie Convention Centre testimonial
# BOD
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# BOD

In pictures: Brian O'Driscoll honoured at black-tie Convention Centre testimonial

Nov 2nd 2013, 11:55 AM 36,204 Views 28 Comments

The Ireland rugby icon was the toast of Dublin last night.

Snapshot: Dublin's Convention Centre lit up for BOD
# Legend
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# Legend

Snapshot: Dublin's Convention Centre lit up for BOD

Nov 1st 2013, 10:11 PM 7,746 Views 7 Comments

The tributes rolled in for the Lions, Ireland and Leinster centre Brian O’Driscoll on the night of his testimonial dinner.

Amy Huberman’s Halloween costume is perfect
# Trick Or Treat
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# Trick Or Treat

Amy Huberman’s Halloween costume is perfect

Oct 31st 2013, 10:00 PM 40,859 Views 34 Comments

BOD’s not home tonight — but the kids don’t need to know that.

In pics: Man-bags, buggies and BOD out in force at Ireland training
# Carton House
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# Carton House

In pics: Man-bags, buggies and BOD out in force at Ireland training

Oct 31st 2013, 2:44 PM 6,661 Views 2 Comments

Samoa better watch out.

Simon Hick column: Still no clear plan for life after BOD
# Big Shoes
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# Big Shoes

Simon Hick column: Still no clear plan for life after BOD

Oct 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 10,449 Views 19 Comments

Outside centre is a difficult position to fill at the best of times, but following Ireland’s best ever player will be

10 things we learned from Brian O'Driscoll's Late Late interview
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# BOD

10 things we learned from Brian O'Driscoll's Late Late interview

Oct 19th 2013, 10:25 AM 8,271 Views 12 Comments

From being smaller than expectations to pram-spotting.

Brian O’Driscoll sets Grand Slam target in revealing Late Late interview
# Fairytale Finish
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# Fairytale Finish

Brian O’Driscoll sets Grand Slam target in revealing Late Late interview

Oct 19th 2013, 12:01 AM 35,794 Views 86 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland star told Ryan Tubridy his first thought upon seeing wife Amy Huberman was ‘she’s fit’.

O’Driscoll still ‘a wee bit away’ from being fit in time for Castres visit
# Outside Chance
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# Outside Chance

O’Driscoll still ‘a wee bit away’ from being fit in time for Castres visit

Oct 14th 2013, 4:56 PM 5,283 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster centre’s calf looks like it will keep him out of action for another week.

Leinster need O'Driscoll back to avoid Ospreys slip-up
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Leinster need O'Driscoll back to avoid Ospreys slip-up

Oct 9th 2013, 2:59 PM 2,154 Views 5 Comments

Matt O’Connor should be praying over BOD’s calf injury, with Leinster lacking leadership.

'Sublime' - Leinster coach raves about Brian O'Driscoll's stunning return
# Roaring Back
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# Roaring Back

'Sublime' - Leinster coach raves about Brian O'Driscoll's stunning return

Sep 27th 2013, 11:24 PM 17,938 Views 31 Comments

The outside centre showed all the eagerness and energy of an Academy star in his side’s bonus point victory.

O'Driscoll admits Gatland resentment after Lions axing 'kick in the guts'
# Collateral Damage
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# Collateral Damage

O'Driscoll admits Gatland resentment after Lions axing 'kick in the guts'

Sep 5th 2013, 8:01 PM 15,764 Views 80 Comments

The centre revealed he was not aware he had been dropped from the matchday 23 until it was read out to the whole squad.

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘Is Warren Gatland on the Christmas card list? Unlikely’
# Resentment
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# Resentment

Brian O’Driscoll: ‘Is Warren Gatland on the Christmas card list? Unlikely’

Sep 5th 2013, 4:49 PM 14,256 Views 48 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre opened up to Sky Sports about his “resentment” towards Lions coach Warren Gatland.

O'Driscoll: Pro rugby players are guinea pigs for concussion study
# Head Games
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# Head Games

O'Driscoll: Pro rugby players are guinea pigs for concussion study

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:30 PM 5,054 Views 1 Comment

It’s a job that has to be done, says the former Ireland captain.

BO'D: 'You can't mouth words and then not live them when it's your turn'
# Team Player
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# Team Player

BO'D: 'You can't mouth words and then not live them when it's your turn'

Jul 8th 2013, 12:10 PM 26,760 Views 63 Comments

The Lions centre feels Warren Gatland justified his contentious selection call by destroying the Aussies 41-16.

Twitter tells us what we can learn from Jedward
# Jedward Taught Me
# Jedward Taught Me

Twitter tells us what we can learn from Jedward

Jul 3rd 2013, 4:59 PM 1,521 Views 6 Comments

What an educational duo they are.

The Brian O'Driscoll / Hitler Downfall video is one of the best yet
# Gatland's Downfall?
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# Gatland's Downfall?

The Brian O'Driscoll / Hitler Downfall video is one of the best yet

Jul 3rd 2013, 11:43 AM 24,194 Views 14 Comments

Every cloud has a silver lining…

12 people who have a lot of feelings about Brian O'Driscoll
# JUSTICE FOR BOD
# JUSTICE FOR BOD

12 people who have a lot of feelings about Brian O'Driscoll

Jul 3rd 2013, 11:19 AM 6,624 Views 17 Comments

So many emotions being felt for poor BOD.