Podcasts

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

Season 1 of the The Prawn Sandwich Show ran from March 2010 to June 2010 and the series has returned for Season 2.

You can subscribe to the show on iTunes here or in a feed aggregator with this link or download the individual episodes from the links on this page.

Season 2, Episode 2: Irish Olympic boxing hopeful Katie Taylor talks to Emmet about the London Olympics, her media profile, choosing between football and boxing and her thoughts on turning pro.

Season 2, Episode 1: Football Journalist Georgina Turner joins Emmet to discuss her career with Sports Illustrated and the Guardian as well as the issues facing women in Football.

Episode 13; 18 June 2010: Emmet talks to Gregory Loughran, president of the Irish American Football Association, about the EFAF Atlantic Cup taking place in Dublin where the Irish, Belgian, Dutch and Luxembourg champions will be competing. We also discuss the implications of Ireland’s heavy defeat to New Zealand for the remainder of their summer tour.

Episode 12; 11 June 2010: With the World Cup just hours away, we complete our preview by chatting with our man in Korea, Henry Bridge. Henry discusses the attitude of Asian Football fans towards the World Cup and breaks down Groups A to D with Emmet. We also hear from Ciaran Ruane on the Canadian Grand Prix this weekend.

Episode 11; 04 June 2010: Emmet talks to Denise McGrath about the preparations that you need before competing in the Women’s Mini Marathon, discusses the likely teams to come out of the bottom half of the world cup draw with Ciaran and our usual WWFO of the week from the Dude Perfect trickshot basketball group.

GAA Focus Episode 3; 28 May 2010: Coilin talks with Timmy Hammersley and Ronan Curran about Cork’s clash with Tipperary, Michael Murphy and Marty Clarke on Donegal v Down, Colm Bonnar and Ollie Canning on Wexford v Galway, Antrim’s Shane McNaughton on their quarter-final against Offaly, Paul McCormack on Armagh hurlers against Down and finally the Under 21 Hurling Championship and Feile Peil na nOg.

Episode 10; 23 May 2010: Cóilin interviews Ireland Boccia captain Padraic Moran ahead of the World Championships, we preview the Turkish Grand Prix in Formula 1. Meanwhile Emmet previews the UFC 114.

GAA Focus Episode 2; 21 May 2010: Cóílín hears from some of the country’s top players and officials on last weekend’s handpass dispute and we hear from the camps in Tyrone, Antrim. Longford and Louth ahead of their Football Championship ties this weekend and the Laosi and Carlow Hurlers about their game this Saturday.

Episode 9; 17 May 2010: Emmet and Cóilin look at the controversy around Limerick’s planned friendly against Barcelona, preview the Magners League final between Leinster and the Ospreys and look at minister Eamon Ryan’s plan to force Heineken Cup games involving Irish teams to be available on free-to-air TV.

GAA Focus Episode 1; 14 May 2010: Coilin speaks to Kerry midfielder Michael Quirke ahead of their Munster tie with Tipperary; We hear from Armagh’s Steven McDonnell ahead of his side’s Ulster opener against Derry; Ger Farragher talks about Galway’s Allianz NHL success, and in a special report we hear from the Laois Ladies Minor Football camp following their Leinster title win over Westmeath at the newly revamped O’Connor Park, Tullamore this week.

Episode 8; 10 May 2010: With the line up for the Magners League semi finals finalised, we look ahead to those matches and the Heineken Cup final. Coilin talks to the Cork senior football captain, Michael Shields, ahead of the Championship and Emmet looks at one of the less savoury sides of American sport.

Episode 7; 03 May 2010: With the national leagues over, Emmet and Coilin look ahead to the GAA Championship season. Ciaran joins Emmet to preview the weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix, the first European race of the season and finally we look at the Men’s and Women’s Irish Hockey Cup finals.

Episode 6; 25 April 2010: Emmet and Coilin look ahead to all of the Allianz National Hurling League Finals, the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup semi finals in rugby and the Shane Mosely v Floyd Mayweather Jr bout.

Episode 5; 20 April 2010: Emmet and Coilin look at all four of this weekend’s Allianz National Football League Finals, former Irish Baseball international Cormac Eklof joins us to discuss the MLB season and Baseball in Ireland, and we round off with our WWFO of the week.

Episode 4; 13 April 2010: This week we’re looking at the big motions at GAA Congress, the Chinese Grand Prix and the Formula 1 season so far and the quick look at the upcoming NHL playoffs.

Special Episode; 08 April 2010: A special show on the weekend’s Irish Heineken Cup and Challenge Cup quarter finals Leinster v Clermont, Munster v Northampton and Connacht v Bourgoin. Everything to do with this weekend’s Heineken Cup quarter finals and Connacht’s Challenge Cup quarter final.

Episode 3; 05 April 2010: This week we have an interview with James Wynne of Slatterys PR about marketing and sponsorship in sport, cover the promotion and relegation races in the GAA National Football League and look at a possible Haye v Klitschko heavyweight title fight.

Episode 2; 29 March 2010: The big Munster v Leinster Magners League game, the closing stages of the National Football and Hurling Leagues, the upcoming GAA congress and the future of the UFC are all covered this week.

Episode 1; 22 March 2010: This week we discuss the future for Ireland’s Rugby team after Saturday’s 6 Nations loss, the state of play in the National Hurling and Football Leagues, and we take a quick look at March Madness.

Episode 0; 17 March 2010: Emmet and Coilin run down all the St Patrick’s Day sporting action including the Leinster and Ulster schools cups in rugby and the GAA club finals.