E34: The Leinster League returns, Women's rugby including Tullow's Paul Flood Cup Semi Final, the controversy over changing facilities for the provinces, the senior team's terrible World cup qualifier and more


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In this episode, Stephen Byrne is joined by Johnny Tobin from Tullow Rugby Club, Tom Crotty from Carlow Rugby Club and James Blanchfield from Kilkenny Rugby Club.

The lads discuss lots including….

  • The Leinster League gets underway, we preview Carlow, Kilkenny and Tullow's games
  • The Tullow ladies face Old Belvedere in the Paul Flood cup semi final
  • Tullow are to host the finals of the Paul Flood and Paul Cusack competitions
  • We discuss the controversy over the changing facilities for the provincial women’s teams that made the news.
  • Tom Crotty talks about how the Rhino team is getting on (Tullow/Carlow combined)
  • The Ireland women’s senior team, what happened in their world cup qualifier and what issues there are.
  • New signings for the provinces including Duane Vermeulen for Ulster
  • Sean O’Brien was in action in a pre-season friendly against Connacht
  • And the lads have a few tales about marking pitches for games

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