Opinion Comment

Friday 23 February 2018

O'Driscoll could yet play World Cup-winning role


O’Driscoll: Likely to hold the key
O’Driscoll: Likely to hold the key
David Kelly

David Kelly

When Brian O'Driscoll decided to retire, his biggest regret was that he never got the opportunity to help deliver a World Cup for his country.

He may still get the chance.

Ireland's most iconic on-field warrior of the professional age will now have the opportunity to demonstrate those same reserves of determination and spirit that will undoubtedly need to be mined to advance his country's bid to host the 2023 World Cup.

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