Monday 24 July 2017

Off centre

•Ireland has no greater sportsman than Brian O'Driscoll; to have achieved what he has and to remain grounded says much about the man.

He has taken more punishment and brought respect for Irish rugby to a new age.

He single-handedly was responsible for bringing the game out of the "bite, boot and bullock" dark ages.

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