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Because sport is more than just the results. The best and funniest podcast content from Ireland's favourite sports website. Discussing everything relevant to the world of Irish sport and beyond.

Because sport is more than just the results. The best and funniest podcast content from Ireland's favourite sports website. Discussing everything relevant to the world of Irish sport and beyond.
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Ireland

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Sports

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Because sport is more than just the results. The best and funniest podcast content from Ireland's favourite sports website. Discussing everything relevant to the world of Irish sport and beyond.

Twitter:

@ballsdotie

Language:

English

Contact:

003531-5518535


Episodes

Euro 2016 Day 1: Best Bets, Ireland's Chances, When Will England Crash Out?

6/10/2016
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This is your daily Euro 2016 podcast. On the first episode of EUROS RACKET, the lads preview the tournament, wonder how many goals Ireland will score and when England will crash and burn. Nathan Murphy and Miguel Delaney also check in from France with their best bets for the tournament.

Duration:00:45:05

The Racket 01.06: Irish Squad, Gala Interview, Rock n Roll Marathon Stories

6/1/2016
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Racket ahoy: featuring a tip of the hat to the FAI's graphic team, along with an exclusive interview with Gala, the auteur behind 'Free From Desire', the unofficial anthem of Euro 2016. On World Running Day, Donny meets some of the inspirational people competing for the Rock n Roll Idol competition. Dublin's Rock n Roll half marathon takes place on August 5-7. You can sign up for the Dublin event here: http://www.runrocknroll.com/dublin/ We are on twitter: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney,...

Duration:00:34:18

Galway Bay FM Commentary At End Of PRO 12 Final

5/28/2016
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The closing stages of the PRO 12 final, brought breathlessly to you by Galway Bay FM.

Duration:00:04:58

The Racket 27.05 - The growth of the 'Lonnachts' and the 'big' Ryder Cup news

5/27/2016
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On the Racket today, we preview the Ryder Cup vice-captaincy, discuss the rugby fans who have shifted from Munster fans to Leinster fans and now moved onto Connacht, and we preview Cavan-Armagh with our Cavan correspondent. Follow @ConorNeville, @DonnyMahoney, @McCarthyMick and @MarkFarrelly131 on twitter

Duration:00:39:36

The Racket 24.05: The Strange Story Of The Irish Marathon Team, Oliver Kay On Adrian Doherty

5/24/2016
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A bumper Racket features a chat about the strange case of the Irish Olympic marathon team, and Donny's memories of Bill Cosby. We also explain why Paddy Crerand was in studio yesterday, and we talk to Oliver Kay of The Times about his book Forever Young: The Story Of Adrian Doherty. Find us on twitter: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @gcooney93

Duration:00:59:02

The Racket. 19.05 - The Championship Handicap Betting Preview

5/19/2016
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Leitrim-Roscommon, Tipp-Cork, Tyrone-Derry, Dublin-Wexford and more...

Duration:00:41:02

The Racket 17.05: Europa League Special With Phil Thompson

5/17/2016
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Ahead of the Europa League final, we interviewed Liverpool legend Phil Thompson in a brand new Opel Insignia. Hear him talk about his European success with Liverpool, Bill Shankly and life with Merson and Stelling on Soccer Saturday. Find us on twitter: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @Mikeyt086. Brought to you by Opel.

Duration:00:32:28

The Racket 13.05: Championship Betting Handicap Preview

5/13/2016
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We look at the betting handicaps on this weekend's championship matches.

Duration:00:36:22

The Balls.ie Fantasy Football Podcast GW38

5/12/2016
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The final week. Can't type. Too emotiomnasdnsdkjsndjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjj

Duration:00:26:33

The Racket. 12.05: Matthew Macklin retires, the glory of IFL TV and #stumpconor controversy

5/12/2016
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On the Racket, we discussed the retirement of Matthew macklin, the wonder of IFL TV and we've another #stumpconor

Duration:00:29:15

The Racket 11.05: The Fury Of West Ham Fans, Robbie's Strike Partner, #StumpConor Scales New Heights

5/11/2016
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Today's Racket features the wrath of West Ham fans after the absurd farewell to Upton Park, along with a disgusting slight upon the character of Caleb Folan and the best #StumpConor to date. We're on twitter: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @gcooney93

Duration:00:35:01

The Racket 10.05: Twitter Vendetta, Eurovision Bets, #StumpConor

5/10/2016
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The racket features another lobby group highly offende by Gavin Cooney: first A League of their Own, and now the equally boring institution of Manchester United. @MarkFarrelly131 joins us for a betting preview of the Eurovision, which is a legitimate sporting event by virtue of the fact you can drink cans while gambling on it. If you have a sporting trivia question which you think can stump Conor Neville, tweet it using #StumpConor. Follow the lads on twitter: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney,...

Duration:00:29:25

The Racket 09.05: Clare's TK Maxx, Furious Mullane, Bluffer Joe Rogan, Irish Bocelli

5/9/2016
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The lads discuss the league final, featuring some Tony Kelly love and a John Mullane rant. Also, as Andrea Bocelli fulfilled a career goal by playing the King Power stadium, we ponder who will sing alongside Martin O'Neill if/when we win the Euros. Find us on twitter: @ballsdotie, @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @gcooney93

Duration:00:29:02

The Balls.ie Fantasy Football Podcast GW 37

5/6/2016
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Mikey and Gavan face an ethical dilemma during the penultimate gameweek of the season.

Duration:00:23:45

The Racket 06.05: Explaining Ulster Football and a new take on Leicester

5/6/2016
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Following Kieran McGeeney's comments on North-South relations, we spoke to Niall McCoy about the Ulster football v rest of the country debate + Sean Sheehan discusses Leicester City's return to old fashioned values

Duration:00:46:25

The Racket 05.05: Roy Keane on coolness and Tipp minor boss on parents

5/5/2016
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On today's Racket, we discuss Roy Keane's controversial opinions on what constitutes cool and the Tipp minor manager taking on Mammies and Daddies

Duration:00:24:24

The Racket 04.05: Banning Leicester Talk, Torres' Revival, #StumpConor

5/4/2016
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On today's podcast, we are forced to ban all talk of Leicester City. We also discuss the odd rebirth of Fernando Torres, and there is another edition of #stumpconor. Excitingly, The Racket has reached adolesence, acted out and been given its own place: find us on twitter @Ballspodcasts. You can also find us individually: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @gcooney93. If you have a question on 1990s Sports Trivia that you think might stump Conor Neville, tweet it to us using #stumpconor, and you...

Duration:00:24:12

The Racket 03.05: Leicester Reaction, Offaly Hurling Abberation

5/3/2016
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The Racket is here to bask in the 'unprobable' and glorious abberation of Leicester City's title victory, and to highlight exactly where the Offaly hurling abberation is: are they occasionally successful or a super-power currently at rock bottom? Tweet us: @ConorNeville, @donnymahoney, @gcooney93. Also, if you think you can stump Conor Neville with a question of 1990s sporting trivia, tweet @ballsdotie using the #StumpConor.

Duration:00:34:40

The Racket 29.04 - The GAA draft and that Kerry news report

4/29/2016
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We run through the picks from the historic GAA draft, that Kerry hurling report on RTE, and look briefly at events in Longford

Duration:00:27:01

The Balls.ie Fantasy Football Podcast GW36

4/28/2016
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Mikey and Gavan wind down the season with their heroes and villains, with a special mention for one nasty bastard at Tottenham.

Duration:00:36:39