Wednesday 18 October 2017

The future of rugby

Q BRIAN O'Driscoll may be about to pull on the Irish jersey for the last time in Dublin, but the future of rugby is in the safe, if somewhat sleepy, hands of 11-day-old Thomas Fullam from Rochestown in Cork. Thomas's parents, Paddy and Aine, asked photographer Ann-Marie Collins to take a special shot of their son before the final home game of Ireland's Six Nations campaign. Thomas is named after his grandfather, Tom, who was a talented rugby player with Bandon RFC.

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