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Lions vs. South Africa ‘A’, Alun Wyn’s return and growing Covid concerns | Craig Ray & Gerry Thornley

OTB Rugby

Joe Molloy is joined by Craig Ray and Gerry Thornley to look ahead to the Lions vs. South Africa match against an apparent Springbok’s second team, Alun Wyn Jones potential return and the ever-growing Covid concerns in the SA set-up.#UniteThePride | @VodafoneIreland

30mins

12 Jul 2021

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Lions vs. South Africa ‘A’, Alun Wyn’s return and growing Covid concerns | Craig Ray & Gerry Thornley

OTB Rugby

Joe Molloy is joined by Craig Ray and Gerry Thornley to look ahead to the Lions vs. South Africa match against an apparent Springbok’s second team, Alun Wyn Jones potential return and the ever-growing Covid concerns in the SA set-up.#UniteThePride | @VodafoneIreland

30mins

12 Jul 2021

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Conor Murray’s promotion & the South Africa situation | Gordon D’Arcy & Gerry Thornley | Monday Night Rugby

OTB Rugby

Joe Molloy is joined by former Lion and Ireland international Gordon D’Arcy & rugby correspondent Gerry Thornley to talk through the British & Irish Lions first run out, Conor Murray’s new role as captain and the increasingly worrying Covid situation in South Africa.#UniteThePride | @VodafoneIreland

34mins

28 Jun 2021

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Conor Murray’s promotion & the South Africa situation | Gordon D’Arcy & Gerry Thornley | Monday Night Rugby

OTB Rugby

Joe Molloy is joined by former Lion and Ireland international Gordon D’Arcy & rugby correspondent Gerry Thornley to talk through the British & Irish Lions first run out, Conor Murray’s new role as captain and the increasingly worrying Covid situation in South Africa.#UniteThePride | @VodafoneIreland

34mins

28 Jun 2021

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#71 Champions Cup Final Preview with Gerry Thornley & Gavin Cummiskey

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

Put the good china away, hide all the fancy photo frames, maybe put a bit of plastic over the furniture. Leinster and Saracens are meeting in the Heineken Champions Cup final and it's going to be rowdy.Gerry Thornley and Gavin Cummiskey are in studio to break down the biggest club game of the year between the no-argument two best teams in Europe. It's Sexton v Farrell, it's Itoje v Ryan, it's Conan v big bad Billy Vunipola. Seconds out, and all that.All in your extra bonus Added Time with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.

25mins

9 May 2019

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#58 Limerick Beat Kilkenny, Champions League Subplot, Six Nations Review with Gerry Thornley

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

Is this the most It's Only The League hurling league ever? Sean Moran, Pat Nugent and Malachy Clerkin inhaled every last bit of small ball over the weekend and emerged more assured than ever that it is, in fact, still only February. The main findings were that Limerick look impressive, Kilkenny have work to do and we really, really need a black card in hurling.With Liverpool and Manchester City slated for Champions League action this week, Emmet Malone joins us to explore whether or not Europe is anything more than a subplot in the main story of both clubs' season at this pointAnd after a week off, the Six Nations is back this weekend. Gerry Thornley is in studio to tease out selection issues ahead of the Italy game. Can we afford to experiment? Can we afford not to?All this and more in your Monday morning Added Time, with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.

48mins

18 Feb 2019

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#55 The Big Six Nations Preview with Gerry Thornley & Gavin Cummiskey

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

Gerry Thornley and Gavin Cummiskey are in studio to break down the most highly anticipated Six Nations in years, with Ireland going in as favourites and everyone else licking their lips at the thought of bringing them down.What can go wrong for Joe Schmidt? Will Manu, Mako Maro and BIlly bring the heft that sees England rise to the top again? Can Wales overcome the loss of Taulupe Faletau? Will this be the tournament where everything comes off for Finn Russell and the Scots. Can France realistically continue being plump useless or will they turn it around when we least expect it? Won't somebody give Conor O'Shea a hug?All these questions and more will be answered in your Added Time Six Nations preview, with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.

30mins

29 Jan 2019

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#23 The World Cup, GAA, Golf & Gerry Thornley on Ireland's 26-21 win

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

After a weekend that packed a month's worth of sport into 48 hours, Added Time is here to ease you into another week of it. We have golf, we have rugby, we have the World Cup, we have the GAA Championships, we have everything short of a review of Taylor Swift at Croke Park - but only because we don't have the time.Gerry Thornley is on the line from Australia after Ireland's impressive 26-21 showing on Saturday morning. Emmet Malone joins us from Sochi after a free-wheeling and thoroughly enjoyable first weekend of the World Cup.Mary Hannigan is in studio with her take on what a televisual feast it has all been so far.On top of all that, we have Roscommon v Galway in the Hyde and a drab finish to the US Open after a chaotic Saturday night, which may or may not include some outrage at Phil MIckelson. All in your Monday Added Time, with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.Timings:05:30 Emmet Malone in Sochi18:43 Mary Hannigan on World Cup TV32:17 Pat and Malachy on the weekend's GAA38:59 Gerry Thornley in Australia on Ireland's win

55mins

18 Jun 2018

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#21 Gerry Thornley on Ireland's Defeat Down Under & Hurling Championship with Sean Moran

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

Ireland have lost a rugby match for the first time since somewhere around the Mesozoic period. Gerry Thornley was in Brisbane to see the 18-8 defeat at the hands of Australia and joins us on the line to pick the bones out of it.The Munster hurling championship has entered the red zone and started shedding teams, with Tipperary and Waterford bounced out this weekend. Sean Moran was in Thurles for Tipp's madcap endgame defeat to Clare, in which Tipp exited the summer with their best performance of the season for the second year running.We also go deep into Leinster hurling, the scheduling wrinkles the GAA needs to sort out for next season and the Stephen Cluxton injury that has the potential to blow the football season wide open.All this in your Monday Added Time podcast with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.Timings: 03:19 Gerry Thornley on Ireland v Australia17:40 Malachy and Pat talk football 27:22 Sean Moran on the Munster hurling championship

52mins

11 Jun 2018

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#19 Carlow's Big Win, Hurling Weekend, Gerry Thornley on Leinster's Incredible Season

Added Time: The Irish Times Sports Podcast

Carlow's historic victory over Kildare yesterday made today a de facto bank holiday in the county and came about after a couple of years of serious progress under Turlough O'Brien. Centre-back Daniel St Ledger joins us to talk about a day he couldn't have dreamed of for most of his decade in a Carlow jersey.Sean Moran is in studio to pick the bones out of the Munster Championship matches between Tipperary and Cork and Waterford and Clare. Keith Duggan was in Salthill for Galway's brutalising display against Kilkenny so we'll have him on the line as well.And as the curtain comes down on Leinster's incredible season, Gerry Thornley is in studio to dig into how this all came about for a province that was in crisis mode as recently as two years ago.All in your Monday Added Time podcast with Malachy Clerkin and Pat Nugent.

50mins

28 May 2018