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JAMIE POWELL | Double Derby win at The Curragh | Friday Night Racing

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 44:32

Fresh from two wins on Derby day at The Curragh, apprentice jockey Jamie Powell joins Ger Gilroy and Johnny Ward on this week's Friday Night Racing! #EveryRacingMoment | @HRIRacing

Crapp Quiz | Johnny Ward returns

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 22:44

Johnny Ward returns to the Crappy Quiz for the first time since January to take on Nathan and Ger. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

SOPHIE BECKER: Paris 2024 Dreams | Sub 52 seconds 400m

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 23:43

Irish Olympian Sophie Becker joined Eoin and Johnny on #OTBAM on the back of winning the 400m at the Nationals and ahead of running at the Morton Games this weekend. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

The numbers don't look good for Ireland in New Zealand | MEANINGFUL METRICS

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 14:12

Team OTB's Stephen Kisbey-Green joined Nathan Murphy on Thursday's Off The Ball to discuss all things Ireland vs New Zealand for this week's Meaningful Metrics. In association with Whoop | #UnlockYourself

Brittney Griner: The US basketball star facing 10 years in Russian prison | T. J. QUINN

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 22:43

ESPN Senior Writer T. J. Quinn joined Nathan Murphy on Thursday's Off The Ball to discuss the detention and trial of American WNBA star Brittney Griner in Russia. The two-time Olympic gold medalist Griner is facing trial for allegedly bringing hashish oil into Russia and faces the prospect of 10 years in prison if found guilty.

Irish Open Underway | Andy Farrell names test squad | Wimbledon continues

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 29:12

Nathan Murphy presents tonight's newsround panel which features Joe Molloy and Richie McCormack, talking you through the latest breaking sports stories of the day. @GilletteUK #EffortlessFlow

Virtual Insanity | Irish Open tips

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 7:36

John Duggan brings you the latest installment of Virtual Insanity, with tips for the Irish Open. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

Kilkenny vs Clare nostalgia | 02'-06' championship clashes | Jamesie O'Connor | Eddie Brennan

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 46:28

Joe Molloy looks back on some all time hurling match up's between Kilkenny and Clare ahead of their upcoming battle this weekend.

Ireland lose in New Zealand | Séamus McEnaney exits Monaghan | Wimbledon continues | The Newsround

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 33:24

Joe Molloy presents tonight's newsround, taking you through the major sports stories of the day. @GilletteUK #EffortlessFlow

Wimbledon | Serena's exit | Kyrgios drama

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 12:54

Colm Boohig chats about the early stages of Wimbledon, including Serena William's exit. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

Nelson Piquet's racial slur | Hamilton demands action | History of racism in Formula One | JESS MCFADYEN

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 16:49

Joe Molloy is joined by Motorsport Network's Jess McFadyen to discuss Nelson Piquet's racial discrimination of Lewis Hamilton.

Padraig Harrington US Open Win | GAA fallout | Ireland V Georgia reaction | The Newsround

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 32:46

Joe Molloy, David McIntyre and Richie McCormack take you through tonight's headlining stories on The Newsround. @GilletteUK | #effortlessflow

'I'm not having penalties in the red!' | The Brawl, poor Mayo, dominant Derry | Performance Rankings

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 30:47

Ger and Eoin separate the good from the bad in the Gillette Labs Performance Rankings. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

SUNDAY PAPER REVIEW | John Delaney saga rolls on | Racism in English rugby | Trans-inclusion in sport

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 26, 2022 78:36

Joe Molloy was joined by Cliona Foley and Tommy Martin on the Sunday Paper Review this week. As the Review was broadcast live on Sunday's Off The Ball, there are intermittent updates from former Footballer of the Year James O'Donoghue who was in Croke Park for OTB covering Galway's All-Ireland quarter-final clash with Armagh.

THE SATURDAY PANEL | GPA Pride Awareness - Dónal Óg Cusack | Michael Darragh MacAuley | Hannah Looney

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 25, 2022 33:41

This is the Saturday Panel, as the Gaelic Players Association mark Pride 2022 by hosting a GPA Pride Breakfast and participating in Dublin's Pride Parade in support of the LGBTQ community. John Duggan was joined by former All-Ireland winning hurler with Cork and pundit Dónal Óg Cusack, All-Ireland winner with Cork and dual player, Hannah Looney, and Michael Darragh MacAuley, chief impact officer of the Human Collective, and the 2013 Footballer of the Year with Dublin. All different, all equal, all human. #PlayersForPride | @gaelicplayers | @We_Are_HumanC

Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Preview with Jim Bolger and David Jennings | Friday Night Racing

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 55:22

Trainer Jim Bolger and Racing Post's David Jennings joined Johnny Ward for this week's Friday Night Racing to preview the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Preview. HRI Racing | #EveryRacingMoment

Crappy Quiz chaos | Nathan storms off

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 26:11

The latest episode of the Crappy Quiz has more controversy than ever. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

How Roger Federer became Wimbledon's greatest player | MEANINGFUL METRICS

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 16:56

With Wimbledon right around the corner, OTB's Colm Boohig joined Nathan Murphy on Thursday's Off The Ball to discuss the Meaningful Metrics around Roger Federer's experience at the All England Club. In association with Whoop | #UnlockYourself

F1: 'Encouraging Signs" For Ferrari | Russell And Hamilton Rivalry | Chris Medland

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 19:05

Formula One journalist Chris Medland joined Shane and Eoin on #OTBAM to discuss the fall-out from the Canadian GP and to preview next week's race at Silverstone. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

Wimbledon Was My Dream | Defeating Ons Jabeur

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 28:17

Former professional tennis player, Jenny Claffey, joined Shane and Eoin on #OTBAM to preview this year's Wimbledon and discussed why injury prevented her from fulfilling her dream of playing at SW19. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

Mane to Bayern | LIV Golfers Green Light for Open| Lukaku transfer | The Newsround |

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 30:00

Michael McCarthy, Richie McCormack and Ann Marie Donelan take you through tonight's main news stories on The Newsround. @GilletteUK | #effortlessflow

Mane to Bayern | LIV Golfers Green Light for Open| Lukaku transfer | The Newsround |

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 29:59

Michael McCarthy, Richie McCormack and Ann Marie Donelan take you through tonight's main news stories on The Newsround. @GilletteUK | #effortlessflow

'It's a black mark on the NFL' | Deshaun Watson's ongoing (sexual) assault allegations | JOHN GONZALEZ

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 19:21

Richie McCormack is joined by Sports Illustrated's John Gonzalez to discuss the current saga surrounding Deshaun Watson as he settled 20 of his 24 sexual assault allegations yesterday.

The extraordinary life and career of Tom O'Riordan | Cliona Foley & Vincent Hogan

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 33:11

Richie McCormack is joined by Cliona Foley & Vincent Hogan to look back on the life and career of Irish track and sprint legend Tom O'Riordan.

Kerry vs Mayo 2014 Showdown | Limerick Gaelic Grounds | Mayo Mick | Greatest games ever?

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 55:50

Richie McCormack, Michael McCarthy and Eoin Sheahan are reminiscing over the famous Kerry vs Mayo Showdown at the Limerick Gaelic Grounds in 2014 ahead of their quarter final clash this weekend. @AIB_GAA | #TheToughest

Tyson Fury denied USA entry | Alleged Kinahan links | Impact of sanctions | NICOLA TALLANT

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 27:22

Nicola Tallant, Investigations Editor with The Sunday World, joined Eoin and Dan on OTB AM to discuss Tyson Fury being refused entry to the United States over alleged links to Daniel Kinahan. #OTBAM with @GilletteUK | #EffortlessFlow

Gary Murphy brilliantly dissects the state of Golf's Saudi fallout, Graeme McDowell's role, Tiger's future?

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 32:38

Golf commentator and former professional Gary Murphy joins Nathan, Aisling and Eoin at the Roisin Dubh for a chat about the fascinating world of Golf at the moment. We're talking the Saudi backed LIV Golf Tour, Graeme McDowell's performance last week, whether Tiger Woods is nearing the end and plenty too on Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry ahead of the US Open. Stephen Hunt is on the stage too, you can also check out our podcasts with Stephen Hunt in OTB Football, Cora Staunton in OTB GAA and the Crappy Quiz right here in the OTB Highlights feed - we had a great night with thanks to Islands Edge Stout. #IslandsEdgePodTour This show was recorded before the US Open took place. Subscribe to the 'OTB Highlights' feed for a constant, quality supply of the best interviews and pieces from the OTB Podcast Network.

THE TUESDAY PANEL | The problem with Irish sports books | Is Koepka LIV's turning-point? | Stephen Ireland

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 46:16

Joe Molloy, Mick McCarthy and Arthur James O'Dea gathered in the Off The Ball studio on Tuesday evening to discuss some of the prevailing issues from the world of sport.

Mixed weekend for Rory, miserable Mickelson tasty Tailteann Cup | Performance Rankings

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2022 29:49

Nathan Murphy and Eoin Sheahan cast their eyes over the winners and losers from this weekend's sport in the Gillette Labs Performance Rankings. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

SUNDAY PAPER REVIEW | Fans & sportswashing | Ireland off to New Zealand | Troy Parrott's next move

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 19, 2022 83:38

John Duggan was joined by journalist Cian Tracey and Team OTB's own Arthur James O'Dea for the latest installment of the Sunday Paper Review.

FOOTBALL SATURDAY | Cullen our best midfielder | Southgate hate | LOI title race | Mané to Bayern

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2022 93:11

Stephen Elliott, Dan McDonnell and Johnny Ward join John Duggan for OTB Football Saturday - as we reflect on the international window that was for Stephen Kenny's Republic of Ireland! Football with @SkyIreland

THE SATURDAY PANEL - Irish Athletics | National Track and Field Championships Preview

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2022 38:25

John Duggan was joined by 100 metres hurdler and Athletics Ireland Women in Sport Officer Lilly Ann O'Hora, Irish Decathlete and pole vaulter Michael Bowler, and Matt Lockett, Athletics Ireland Endurance Coordinator. It's our big preview of the upcoming National Track and Field Championships! @irishathletics

"There can be no doubting Steph Curry's greatness" | Kieran Shannon on the NBA Finals

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 20:27

Johnny Ward is joined by the Irish Examiner's Kieran Shannon to look back on the NBA Finals, as Steph Curry's Golden State Warriors claimed their 4th title in 8 years.

Jockey Shane Crosse | First Royal Ascot winner | Working with Joseph O'Brien | FRIDAY NIGHT RACING

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 37:51

Johnny Ward is joined by 20 year old jockey Shane Crosse for this week's edition of Friday Night Racing, as they discuss his first Royal Ascot winner and what working with trainer Joseph O'Brien has been like thus far. He also chats to Richard Forristal about dangerous riding incidents and what can be done about them.

THE CRAPPY QUIZ: It's Back, Back Again | Passing The Parcel Of Doom On OTB AM

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 17:05

By popular demand, The Crappy Quiz made its return on Friday's #OTBAM. This week we pit Don Juggan against The Athlone Bone against Arthur O'PHDea in a battle of sporting factoids for the ages. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

ROISIN UPTON: Hockey World Cup Preparations | Uncapped Players | Post Olympics Evolution

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 17:07

Ireland hockey star Roisin Upton joined Eoin and Adrian on #OTBAM to look ahead to next month's World Cup where they face powerhouses Holland and Germany in the pool stage. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

The Crappy Quiz in Galway: Hunty vs. Cora vs. Murphy - live at the Roisin Dubh

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 11:12

There was only one way to finish our brilliant night at the Roisin Dubh with Cora Staunton, Gary Murphy and Stephen Hunt and that was with a very special Crappy Quiz. It was all with thanks to Islands Edge Stout. #IslandsEdgePodTour Subscribe to the 'OTB Highlights' feed for a constant, quality supply of the best pieces from the OTB Podcast Network.

"The risk is worth more than the reward to shoot from distance" | How Steph Curry revolutionised the NBA | MEANINGFUL METRICS

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 15:18

Nathan Murphy is joined by Ronan Mullen for this week's episode of Meaningful Metrics - as we look at who will win the NBA Championship, and how Steph Curry trailblazed a new form of offence in the sport. In association with Whoop | #UnlockYourself

US OPEN VIRTUAL INSANITY: Sticking With Cantlay | Avoiding Rory | John Duggan

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 10:48

John Duggan gave his tips for the US Open on this morning's #OTBAM Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

FORMULA ONE: Canadian Grand Prix Preview | Porpoising Concerns | Shane Hannon

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 21:30

OTB Sports' resident F1 fan, Shane Hannon, joined Ash O'Reilly and Eoin Sheahan on #OTBAM to discuss the upcoming Canadian GP and drivers' concerns about porpoising. #OTBAM with @Gillette UK | #effortlessflow

Ireland's win over Scotland | McIlroy's PGA win | All-Ireland QF games set | THE NEWSROUND

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2022 24:30

Joe Molloy is joined by Richie McCormack & Mick McCarthy for Monday's edition of The Newsround, chatting about all the biggest stories from the weekend. @GilletteUK #EffortlessFlow

PERFORMANCE RANKINGS | GAA Scheduling | Rory McIlroy | Kenny's kids

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 13, 2022 33:17

Nathan Murphy goes through the performers and non-performers after another hectic weekend of sport. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

THE SATURDAY PANEL | Online abuse in sport - Anna Caplice, Colm Begley, Mark Smyth

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2022 45:11

John Duggan was joined by Colm Begley of the GPA, ex-Irish rugby international Anna Caplice, and psychologist Mark Smyth to discuss the scourge of online abuse of sportspeople.

“Rachel Blackmore stuck with it when not a lot of others would have.” | Jockey Gavin Ryan | FRIDAY NIGHT RACING

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 24:40

John Duggan is joined by jockey Gavin Ryan for this week's edition of Friday Night Racing, as we look ahead to next week's Royal Ascot. @HRIRacing #EveryRacingMoment

Who will come up trumps in the GAA Qualifiers? | We crunch the numbers | MEANINGFUL METRICS

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 13:32

Nathan Murphy is joined by Mick McCarthy for another edition of Meaningful Metrics, where we look at the stats that matter and predict who will come out on top this weekend in the GAA qualifiers. In association with Whoop | #UnlockYourself

ROWING FROM NEW YORK TO GALWAY: Damian Browne And Fergus Farrell's World Record Attempt

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 15:34

Friends and former rugby players Fergus Farrell and Damian Browne will begin an epic 3,000-mile row across the Atlantic from New York to Galway this weekend. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

'Maybe this is just our level?' | Reaction to Ireland's loss to Ukraine | LIV Golf gets underway!

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 27:02

Nathan Murphy is joined by Richie McCormack & Joe Molloy for Thursday's edition of The Newsround, chatting about all the biggest stories of the day - including the start of the LIV Golf tournament! @GilletteUK #EffortlessFlow SUBSCRIBE to the Off The Ball channels: - YOUTUBE | https://www.youtube.com/offtheball... - TWITTER | https://www.facebook.com/offtheball... - INSTAGRAM | https://www.instagram.com/offtheball... - FACEBOOK | https://www.facebook.com/offtheball... - WEBSITE | https://www.otbsports.com/radio... - We are live on the OTB SPORTS app 24/7 - or if you don't have the app listen on desktop: https://www.otbsports.com/radio... PODCAST the show too - we'll timestamp it for you as well - iTunes: search for OTB AM in your app! - Spotify: search for OTB AM in your app! - We are wherever you get your podcast GET IN TOUCH WITH OFF THE BALL - WhatsApp: get in touch on 0879180180 - Snapchat: add us and message the show @offtheball1 - Twitter: follow and tweet us @offtheball and @offtheballam

F1: Azerbaijan Grand Prix Preview | Ricciardo's Future | Jess McFadyen

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 20:48

Motorsport journalist, Jess McFadyen, joined Shane and Ger on #OTBAM to preview this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

LIVE FROM THE AVIVA | Ireland vs Ukraine preview | Blatter & Platini on trial | THE NEWSROUND

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2022 22:44

Joe Molloy is joined by Nathan Murphy & Richie McCormack for a special edition of The Newsround, as we report LIVE from the Aviva Stadium for a preview of Ireland vs Ukraine, followed by live match commentary by Nathan & Stuey Byrne. @GilletteUK #EffortlessFlow

PERFORMANCE RANKINGS | Ireland in the Red | Nadal the GOAT

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 28:46

Nathan Murphy bring's us through the good, the bad and the average from the weekend. Catch OTB's sports breakfast show LIVE weekday mornings from 7:30am or just search for OTB AM and get the podcast on the OTB Sports app or wherever you listen to yours. SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW the OTB AM podcast. #OTBAM is live weekday mornings from 7:30am across Off The Ball, in association with Gillette | #EffortlessFlow

SUNDAY PAPER REVIEW | 'Cody let himself down - it is not acceptable' | Shane Keegan & Niall O'Toole

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 5, 2022 66:36

Johnny Ward was joined by Shane Keegan and Niall O'Toole for the latest installment of the Sunday Paper Review.

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