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Last year
Sorry Bod but it is time to stand aside - Sexton on his 37th birthday has become the GOAT
Johnny Sexton turns 37 today – the birthday boy has now won so much that he has to be recognised as the best we’ve had.
'It was a really special moment for us as a squad to have Brian in'
Ireland and Leinster legend O’Driscoll was a welcome visitor to camp ahead of Saturday’s Six Nations opener.
'O'Gara held onto my hand and said, 'Look me in the eye and show some respect''
Will Genia was a guest on today’s episode of Rugby Weekly Extra for members of The42.
'It's hard to look away from Gordon for a better centre partner' - Brian O'Driscoll
The ex-Ireland centre discusses what makes a good centre combination.
All time
'She has this rawness to her... Imagine where she could get to in even four or five years'
Brian O’Driscoll reflects on Ireland’s performance against Wales and looks ahead to the challenge that France will pose.
20 years on: Looking back at Brian O'Driscoll's hat-trick in Paris in 2000
The 21-year-old centre bagged three wonderful tries in Ireland’s historic 27-25 win.
O'Driscoll: Ireland need a 'thug' who will throw their weight around
The former Ireland captain also warned it will be difficult for Andy Farrell to experiment during the Six Nations.
'In the final year, Joe failed to evolve the team when he needed to' - BOD
Brian O’Driscoll wants to see Irish rugby placing a greater focus on developing passing skills.
'I'm gutted for him' - Paulie and BOD lament Schmidt's cruel swansong
‘Look at what he’s done for Ireland over the past six or seven years,’ says Brian O’Driscoll.
O'Driscoll nervous for Schmidt's Ireland after 'horror performance' in London
The former Ireland captain empathised with Rory Best’s struggles last weekend.
'Johnny is an antagonistic person' - BOD on Sexton's 'confrontational' captaincy style
O’Driscoll believes it can sometimes have a ‘negative knock-on connotation’ for the team as a whole.
Amy Huberman shared a gas back-to-school photo of Brian O'Driscoll
Why does this 39-year-old man look so much like a child?
It's safe to say that drinks were on Brian O'Driscoll after yesterday's Grand Slam win
He won a handy €500 from a bet he put on for yesterday’s Grand Slam.
It's safe to say that drinks were on Brian O'Driscoll after yesterday's Grand Slam win
He won a handy €500 from a bet he put on for yesterday’s Grand Slam.
Scotland should beware 'rugby anorak' Schmidt, says O'Driscoll
‘One word you associate with Joe Schmidt is detail. I have never known any coach to scrutinise a game like him.’
Brian O'Driscoll had a lovely reunion with the little girl in THAT adorable Temple Street photograph
This is almost too cute.
Ireland U20s captain O'Brien follows in the footsteps of BOD and Ringrose
The UCD clubman is an exciting prospect for the future.
O'Driscoll hopes defensive improvement can lift Irish World Cup hopes
The Ireland icon believes the gap between the southern and northern hemispheres has narrowed as the 2019 World Cup nears.
Sonny Bill Williams helps Tana Umaga shut down talk of '05 BOD incident
‘If people haven’t put it behind them then they never will,’ said the Blues head coach.
O'Driscoll spear tackle fallout helped 'galvanise' All Blacks, says Graham Henry
“The guys had respect for Brian and they didn’t want that to happen. I think they handled it pretty well.”
17 times Amy Huberman and Brian O’Driscoll were the soundest couple
This pair.
Brian O'Driscoll got his steak salted by the one and only Salt Bae last night
BOD-level meme.
'I remember vividly thinking that this guy has got something special'
Brian O’Driscoll has been impressed with Garry Ringrose’s emergence at outside centre.
'It is probably the biggest tournament we're capable of hosting' - O'Driscoll
Brian O’Driscoll has been helping out with Ireland’s Rugby World Cup 2023 bid.
'It was probably the game that re-attached me as a fan again' - BOD savoured the Chicago All Blacks win
The former Irish captain relished the victory at Soldier Field.
O'Driscoll hopes to see Leinster culture boosted by Henry's short stay
O’Driscoll hopes to see Henry usher in tools which ensure “mediocrity won’t be acceptable.”
Brian O'Driscoll is not tempted by coaching
Brian O’Driscoll and the Hoff. Together at last.
BOD, Hook and D'Arcy deliver their verdict on Andy Farrell's new Ireland role
The rugby league legend’s role will start at this summer’s tour to South Africa.
O'Driscoll pays tribute to McCaw after losing Tests record
After losing his caps record to Richie McCaw, BOD hailed the New Zealand legend’s achievement.
BOD and D'Arcy are hairstyle fwends! It's the sporting tweets of the week
Kieran Donaghy, Jerome Boateng, Carl Froch, Sean Cronin and Noel Connors all make the cut as well.
Paul O'Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement
The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.
No cans by the canal for BOD, he's hanging out with other sporting legends in Dubai
Not a plastic bag in sight.
No prizes for guessing who BOD thinks will reach the Champions Cup final
He thinks Clermont are “the best team that have never won the European Cup” and the strongest of the four remaining sides.
Brian O'Driscoll has explained the story behind his legendary 'tomato' quote
Poor aul’ Gordon D’Arcy.
Brian O'Driscoll wants off 'The Good Wall', will Andy Lee oblige?
Number one, number 13. Whatever.
BOD explains why that final penalty call against Bath was in Leinster's favour
There was some controversy around Jerome Garces’ decision in the final minute last Saturday.
UPDATE: Brian O’Driscoll was caught rapid enjoying his 'business trip' a bit too much
Ah, rookie mistake.
This exchange between Brian O’Driscoll and Amy Huberman is the definition of domestic bliss
Even they fight about… raisins.
Irish rugby legend to star in ITV's Rugby World Cup coverage
Big news for those of you with the multichannel.
11 essential phrases to bluff your way through the Six Nations
Here’s the comprehensive guide to bumbling your way through Ireland matches over the next couple of months.