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The Mal & Johnny Show - James Hook & David Brayley

Mal Pope in Conversation

Mal and Johnny Chat to award winning authors James Hook and David Brayley.  AS his rugby career was coming to an end James had the idea of book about Rugby aimed at children.  Mal suggested he chat to David and last month they received the prize for best Children's sport book from the Daily Telegraph.


21 Oct 2021

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James Hook joins Kyran

Ruck It!

Ruck It! with Kyran Bracken. The Rugby podcast that doesn't take itself too seriously! Kyran is joined by Welsh Rugby legend, James Hook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


12 Mar 2021

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Mal Pope In Conversation with James Hook and Shane Williams

Mal Pope in Conversation

Mal pope chats with James Hooka nd Shane Williams about life after rugby.  Who were the best people to play with and against, favourite grounds, coaches and how Shane dumbfounded the critics who said he was too small to be a professional rugby player... and how he won his father £50,000 with a special try!


12 Feb 2021

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James Hook - Wales v England 2007 & 2008

The Rugbee Buzz from Aitch & Aitch Bee

Mark chats to former Wales & British Lions star James Hook about not one but two of his favourite games the 2007 and 2008 6N victories against England. He also tells us more about his new coaching roles, his thoughts on the current Wales squad ahead of the Autumn Cup and how he became a best-selling children’s author.


5 Nov 2020

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H-Hour Podcast #104 James Hook – British & Irish Lions & Wales rugby, author “Chasing a Rugby Dream”


James Hook is a former Welsh rugby union and British & Irish Lions player. Hook has won 81 caps for Wales and is Wales' fourth highest all-time points scorer. Most often playing as a fly-half, Hook is known as a utility player, and has also played as a centre, wing and fullback. He began his club career with Neath, from 2004 to 2006 and also played for Gloucester, Perpignan and Ospreys. He is now retired from playing professional rugby and has begun authoring children's books with a rugby theme.

1hr 8mins

30 Sep 2020

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S2E47: James Hook on retirement | Summer Rugby Yes or No?

Under The Sticks Rugby

Big talking points and a very decorated guest join Paul Williams, Sean Holley and Andy McGeady.  James Hook speaks about retirement, his favourite games and moments and what comes next after rugby. Super Rugby is high on the agenda with its impending return and the show finishes with the big debate over summer rugbySee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 17mins

10 Jun 2020

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James Hook talks about hanging up his boots, becoming an author and battling Ireland

House of Rugby URC

Ospreys and Wales legend James Hook joins Barry Murphy and Andrew Trimble for the latest House of Rugby episode. Having retired last week, James looks back on his successful rugby career and talks about the switching to coaching, and writing children's books. There's also a Home Alone quiz and a chat on great sports books.

1hr 22mins

9 Jun 2020

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Five games that changed my life: James Hook

The Welsh Rugby Podcast

Ben James is joined by Wales and Ospreys legend James Hook to relive the five matches that changed his life. There's matches for Neath, Ospreys and Wales in there - plus some very special games against England!


20 May 2020

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James Hook picks his Dream XV

Attacking Scrum - Wales Rugby Podcast for Welsh Rugby fans

This week we welcome an absolute Welsh rugby legend to The Attacking Scrum. Former Wales, British Lions, Gloucester and Ospreys fly half James Hook joined us to pick his Dream XV. There's no room for any Welshman but there's lots and lots of fun and Hooky picks his favourite rugby players to form a side. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 1min

18 May 2020

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Nigel Owens and James Hook live: A special night at Cilfynydd RFC

The Welsh Rugby Podcast

A special live episode of the Welsh Rugby Podcasts as we headed up to Cilfynydd RFC to record a bumper episode with Nigel Owens and James Hook to raise money for the WRU's flood relief fund.These are the best bits from that night. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

1hr 12mins

16 Mar 2020