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The Rugby Pod

The Rugby Pod

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The Rugby Pod
The Rugby Pod

The Rugby Pod

The Rugby Pod

28
Followers
51
Plays
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The Rugby Pod with Andy Goode & Big Jim Hamilton & hosted by Andy Rowe. Think pub chat, but with two of the biggest characters in the game. The guys chat through everything from tour stories to what really goes on behind the scenes in the World of Rugby. We also cover all the latest news, but with plenty of laughs, opinions and without taking ourselves too seriously. We're made for fans, by fans & we're always looking to engage with our audience, so if you have a funny story, a question or opinion, get in touch through Twitter or Facebook. Enjoy!

Latest Episodes

Episode 10 - Drew Mitchell & Japanese Heroism

EBig Jim dissects Scotland's pool stage exit with an open cloth, while he and Goodey marvel at the heroics of Japan both on and off the field. We discuss their possible inclusion in the Rugby Championship and look ahead to all of the World Cup quarter-finals. And, Australian legend Drew Mitchell joins us to talk Cheika, Jones and all things England v Australia...you don't want to miss it! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

67 MIN5 d ago
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Episode 10 - Drew Mitchell & Japanese Heroism

Episode 9 - Saint-Andre & Burger

EDarren Cave joins Big Jim and Goodey in the studio as we catch up with France's coach at the 2015 World Cup Philippe Saint-Andre to find out if the rumours of more mutiny in the French camp are true. Jacques Burger also joins us to discuss Namibia's heroic half against the All Blacks and how the Tier 2 nations are punching above their weight and need more support. Plus, there's a heated debate on Tomas Lavanini's red card and an in-depth look ahead to the epic conclusion of Pool A... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

71 MIN1 w ago
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Episode 9 - Saint-Andre & Burger

Episode 8 - Rob Evans, Japanese Jim & Whinging Wallabies

EWelsh international Rob Evans joins us to discuss Wales' epic win over Australia, as well as what it was like being left out of the squad at the last minute. Jim has found some Japanese ancestry so he can't lose when Scotland face the hosts and we dissect the Same Kerevi and Michael Hooper incidents with an open cloth. All that plus more Japanese words of wisdom from Jim and a host of your social media questions answered... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

65 MIN2 w ago
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Episode 8 - Rob Evans, Japanese Jim & Whinging Wallabies

Episode 7 - Ropey Referees, Scotland's Shame & A World Cup Winner

World Cup winner Steve Thompson joins us on the Pod this week and he has some strong views on the current England side and what they're lacking, as well as some candid thoughts on his time wearing the red rose. Meanwhile, Big Jim is scathing about Scotland's performance against Ireland and Goodey isn't impressed, to put it mildly, with the standard of refereeing at the World Cup so far... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MIN3 w ago
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Episode 7 - Ropey Referees, Scotland's Shame & A World Cup Winner

Episode 6 - Denton & The World Cup Preview

EWe're joined by Scotland international Dave Denton after he was forced to hang up his boots at the age of 29 because of concussion and we check in with World Rugby consultant Ross Tucker to find out more about the latest on concussion and how the high tackle framework might have a big effect on the World Cup. Big Jim and Goodey preview the opening weekend of the tournament, make some predictions and Jim's even giving out Japanese lessons as well! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

64 MINSEP 17
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Episode 6 - Denton & The World Cup Preview

Episode 5 - Stransky & The Scottish Hammer

EBig Jim & Goodey are back from their 'work' trip to Miami to dissect the final round of World Cup warm-up games with an open cloth and give their verdict on who will win the tournament. We speak to 1995 World Cup winner Joel Stransky about the sad passing of the great Chester Williams and South Africa's chances and we also catch up with the Scottish Hammer making waves in the NFL! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MINSEP 10
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Episode 5 - Stransky & The Scottish Hammer

Episode 4 - Wigsvili & Shock Selections

EBig Jim has an apology for Devin Toner as we discuss his shock omission and some surprise selections from Wales and rumours of big calls by Scotland too. We're also joined by former Ireland international Darren Cave in the studio and catch up with Georgia forwards coach Graham Rowntree to hear about their historic Test against Scotland and his adventure in the Caucasus! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINSEP 3
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Episode 4 - Wigsvili & Shock Selections

Episode 3 - Ireland In Trouble

EAs well as discussing Manu's magic and whether they've got it wrong about the Ford/Farrell combination, Big Jim and Goodey are joined by Ireland legend Stephen Ferris, who is deeply concerned about the decline of the men in green. We also hear from John Cooney about being cut from the Ireland squad ahead of the World Cup, answer your social media questions and much, much more... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

56 MINAUG 28
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Episode 3 - Ireland In Trouble

Episode 2 - Ross Moriarty

EWales are world number one for the first time ever and we've got arguably their most important player off his Turkish sun lounger and on for a chat about expectation, preparation and sharing a room with Bradley Davies! Goodey's just back from a week in Portugal with stories of poolside chats with Johnny Sexton and his family and Big Jim pulls no punches on England going back to the Ford/Farrell axis and Scotland's thrashing at the hands of France. All that plus a few of your social media questions answered... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

51 MINAUG 23
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Episode 2 - Ross Moriarty

Episode 1 - Eddie, are you ok?

EWe're back, in a new studio and looking lean after a pre-season of training in serious humidity. We're recording just as Eddie Jones announces his 31-man World Cup squad almost a month ahead of the deadline so break down his decisions, asking Eddie are you ok?! Goodey and Jim are divided on Scott Barrett's red card, we hear from Rory Best on why he doesn't sing Ireland's Call and much, much more... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

47 MINAUG 13
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Episode 1 - Eddie, are you ok?

Latest Episodes

Episode 10 - Drew Mitchell & Japanese Heroism

EBig Jim dissects Scotland's pool stage exit with an open cloth, while he and Goodey marvel at the heroics of Japan both on and off the field. We discuss their possible inclusion in the Rugby Championship and look ahead to all of the World Cup quarter-finals. And, Australian legend Drew Mitchell joins us to talk Cheika, Jones and all things England v Australia...you don't want to miss it! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

67 MIN5 d ago
Comments
Episode 10 - Drew Mitchell & Japanese Heroism

Episode 9 - Saint-Andre & Burger

EDarren Cave joins Big Jim and Goodey in the studio as we catch up with France's coach at the 2015 World Cup Philippe Saint-Andre to find out if the rumours of more mutiny in the French camp are true. Jacques Burger also joins us to discuss Namibia's heroic half against the All Blacks and how the Tier 2 nations are punching above their weight and need more support. Plus, there's a heated debate on Tomas Lavanini's red card and an in-depth look ahead to the epic conclusion of Pool A... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

71 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Episode 9 - Saint-Andre & Burger

Episode 8 - Rob Evans, Japanese Jim & Whinging Wallabies

EWelsh international Rob Evans joins us to discuss Wales' epic win over Australia, as well as what it was like being left out of the squad at the last minute. Jim has found some Japanese ancestry so he can't lose when Scotland face the hosts and we dissect the Same Kerevi and Michael Hooper incidents with an open cloth. All that plus more Japanese words of wisdom from Jim and a host of your social media questions answered... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

65 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Episode 8 - Rob Evans, Japanese Jim & Whinging Wallabies

Episode 7 - Ropey Referees, Scotland's Shame & A World Cup Winner

World Cup winner Steve Thompson joins us on the Pod this week and he has some strong views on the current England side and what they're lacking, as well as some candid thoughts on his time wearing the red rose. Meanwhile, Big Jim is scathing about Scotland's performance against Ireland and Goodey isn't impressed, to put it mildly, with the standard of refereeing at the World Cup so far... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Episode 7 - Ropey Referees, Scotland's Shame & A World Cup Winner

Episode 6 - Denton & The World Cup Preview

EWe're joined by Scotland international Dave Denton after he was forced to hang up his boots at the age of 29 because of concussion and we check in with World Rugby consultant Ross Tucker to find out more about the latest on concussion and how the high tackle framework might have a big effect on the World Cup. Big Jim and Goodey preview the opening weekend of the tournament, make some predictions and Jim's even giving out Japanese lessons as well! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

64 MINSEP 17
Comments
Episode 6 - Denton & The World Cup Preview

Episode 5 - Stransky & The Scottish Hammer

EBig Jim & Goodey are back from their 'work' trip to Miami to dissect the final round of World Cup warm-up games with an open cloth and give their verdict on who will win the tournament. We speak to 1995 World Cup winner Joel Stransky about the sad passing of the great Chester Williams and South Africa's chances and we also catch up with the Scottish Hammer making waves in the NFL! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MINSEP 10
Comments
Episode 5 - Stransky & The Scottish Hammer

Episode 4 - Wigsvili & Shock Selections

EBig Jim has an apology for Devin Toner as we discuss his shock omission and some surprise selections from Wales and rumours of big calls by Scotland too. We're also joined by former Ireland international Darren Cave in the studio and catch up with Georgia forwards coach Graham Rowntree to hear about their historic Test against Scotland and his adventure in the Caucasus! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINSEP 3
Comments
Episode 4 - Wigsvili & Shock Selections

Episode 3 - Ireland In Trouble

EAs well as discussing Manu's magic and whether they've got it wrong about the Ford/Farrell combination, Big Jim and Goodey are joined by Ireland legend Stephen Ferris, who is deeply concerned about the decline of the men in green. We also hear from John Cooney about being cut from the Ireland squad ahead of the World Cup, answer your social media questions and much, much more... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

56 MINAUG 28
Comments
Episode 3 - Ireland In Trouble

Episode 2 - Ross Moriarty

EWales are world number one for the first time ever and we've got arguably their most important player off his Turkish sun lounger and on for a chat about expectation, preparation and sharing a room with Bradley Davies! Goodey's just back from a week in Portugal with stories of poolside chats with Johnny Sexton and his family and Big Jim pulls no punches on England going back to the Ford/Farrell axis and Scotland's thrashing at the hands of France. All that plus a few of your social media questions answered... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

51 MINAUG 23
Comments
Episode 2 - Ross Moriarty

Episode 1 - Eddie, are you ok?

EWe're back, in a new studio and looking lean after a pre-season of training in serious humidity. We're recording just as Eddie Jones announces his 31-man World Cup squad almost a month ahead of the deadline so break down his decisions, asking Eddie are you ok?! Goodey and Jim are divided on Scott Barrett's red card, we hear from Rory Best on why he doesn't sing Ireland's Call and much, much more... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

47 MINAUG 13
Comments
Episode 1 - Eddie, are you ok?