Munster know Biarritz will provide a stiff test

Friday, April 30th, 2010

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Earlier this week the Munster team and management gave their views ahead of the weekend’s big Heineken Cup semi-final against Biarritz. Just press play on each of the pieces below to hear their thoughts.
Jean De Villiers
Marcus Horan
Tony McGahan

Leinster team look ahead to Toulouse test

Friday, April 30th, 2010

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Action81.com’s Cóilín Duffy caught up with the Leinster team and management earlier this week to get their thoughts on this weekend’s Heineken Cup semi-final with Toulouse. Just press play on the audio files below to hear their thoughts on the big game.
Nathan Hines
Leo Cullen
Jono Gibbes
John Fogarty
Check back in at 4pm today when we’ll have word [...]

WWFO: Bango brings the pain

Friday, April 30th, 2010

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We first met Bango the Milwaukee Bucks mascot earlier this week when he did this and given that the Bucks have another big game tonight we figured it only fitting to post another video of Bango in action. In this video he gives Atlanta fans all they can handle and more.

WWFO: Player pulls out his own tooth

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

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Never doubt the manliness of NHL players. In Game 6 of the series with Montreal, Washington’s Eric Belanger ignored the offers of medical attention after taking a shot to the face and pulled out his own tooth.

WWFO: Where amazing happens

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

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Great NBA mascot action here courtesy of Sam Monson. The Milwaukee Bucks mascot Bango did a moonsault dunk off a 16 foot ladder on Monday night. Whether you know what those words mean or not, check out the video below.

Ad men will be feeling Hunky Dory tonight

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

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Continuing our series of Business and Sport articles, Emmet Ryan examines the furore created by a new ad campaign created by Hunky Dorys.
The IRFU got played today by a company that makes crisps and it wasn’t the titillation that did it.
Now I understand the image isn’t the largest so I’m going to assume some of [...]

Live: UCD vs Drogheda Utd

Monday, April 26th, 2010

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Welcome to our LIVE coverage of the Airtricity League clash between UCD and Drogheda United. These sides met just seven days ago in the Leinster Senior Cup. The Students were victorious on that occasion but face a different challenge in this Premier Division tie.

Our coverage updates after every incident of note and we’ll have [...]

The Prawn Sandwich Show – Episode 6

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

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The sixth episode of our podcast The Prawn Sandwich show is now online.
This week we look forward to the GAA National Hurling League finals and the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup semi finals all on next weekend. We also take a look at the upcoming Mosely v Mayweather fight and finally, as usual, we [...]

WWFO: A rolling maul…in Football

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

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This German football team tried a novel way of moving the ball downfield from the tip.

WWFO: Brian believes he can fly

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

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Brian Kownacki leapt into internet fame earlier this week when he took an unorthodox approach to scoring in a Baseball game. This is quite a feat of athleticism and not a shabby commentary job either so we’ll let the announcer pick it up from here.

Kownacki’s effort helped Fordham University rally to beat Iona 12-9.