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Paul Mullen: The Islander

The incredible story of Paul Mullen, the Irishman who packed down for the USA at tighthead at last year’s World Cup finals in Japan. 

The 28-year-old – who has won 18 caps since making a 2018 Test debut – is currently stranded at his family home on Inis Mór, the largest of the three Aran Islands. 

Beyond 80 | Knocked

Beyond 80 takes an unflinching look at the reality of concussion in rugby.

‘Knocked’ sees players, referees, medics and the sport’s bodies give a unique insight into the condition and what’s being done to combat it.

Podcasts

The XV – Rugby History

A podcast about the history of rugby and it’s roots in different countries, narrated by historian Tony Collins.

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Footy Great Podcast

Former All Blacks media manager and Crowd Goes Wild host, Ric Salizzo, interviews legends of the game.

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The XV – Ben Kimber

Ben Kimber explores some of the key topics in Australian rugby past and present, including interviews with the biggest names in the sport.

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The XV Contributors

Owain Jones Profile

Owain Jones

Northern Hemisphere Editor, The XV

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Gregor Paul

Southern Hemisphere Editor, The XV

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Sam Peters Profile

Sam Peters

Former Mail on Sunday and
The Sunday Times journalist

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Craig Ray Profile

Craig Ray

Cape Town-based
Daily Maverick sports editor

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