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Now displaying: June, 2016
Jun 30, 2016
With the Leinster hurling final and the Munster football on the cards, the lads preview the weekend's GAA handcaps.
Jun 30, 2016
The lads ponder who'll manage England next, wonder if Euro 2016 is the end of the fun for Ireland fans, and preview Portugal-Poland.
Jun 29, 2016
The lads wonder who was Ireland's best Euro 2016 performer and look ahead to World Cup qualifying. Plus - who will be top scorer and player of the tournament?
Jun 28, 2016
England have been bounced from the Euros by Iceland. The lads try to make sense of it all.
Jun 27, 2016
The lads look back on Ireland's draining and depressing loss to France in Lyon.
Jun 24, 2016
We speak to Miguel Delaney and Nathan Murphy about how their tips are shaping up for the start of the tournament. Plus we look at the twitter account of James McClean and Ireland's likely penalty takers for Sunday
Jun 23, 2016
The lads react to Ireland's amazing win over Italy and wonder can we win the whole bleedin' tournament.
Jun 22, 2016
Ireland have just beaten Italy 1-0 at Euro 2016, so get on the Racket podcast for the best of the reaction. We pick through the biggest talking points, including Darryl Murphy's 92nd minute overhead winner, Roy Keane's embrace with John Delaney, the revolutionary fervour of Liberty, Equality, Christie and the last-16 showdown with France.
Jun 21, 2016
It's a day away from Ireland and Italy and we're looking for reasons to be positive. Do we want Northern Ireland to do well tonight? Are England the same old England?
Jun 20, 2016
On today's Racket, post Belgium-Ireland. @Donnymahoney talks about the feeling in the ground in Bordeaux, @ConorNeville on the atmosphere while watching in a Dublin pub while @MCCarthyMick talks about kicking over a bin.
Jun 18, 2016
A special Saturday pod just in time for your build up to Ireland V Belgium. Conor and Mick talk to Donny from the ground in Bordeaux as we prepare to send Belgium home.
Jun 17, 2016
Conor and Mick take the reigns today with Donny departing for Bordeaux. Ireland's mathematical chances of qualification from Group E is dissected. Also, we give our Takeaway with Four Star Pizza after Northern Ireland's historic win over Ukraine yesterday, and as it's Friday, our Ladbrokes Prophets for Profit Miguel Delaney and Nathan Murphy join us from France.
Jun 16, 2016
If Euro 2016 was a house party, would the Irish be the eejot in the centre room leading the drinking games and enforcing the craic? That and other important matters in today's pod with Conor, Donny and Mick, including Stan Collymore the war reporter, and our Ladbrokes Bet of the Day.
Jun 15, 2016
On our Racket GAA special, we analyse the betting handicaps ahead of a densely packed weekend. Mayo-Galway and Tipp-Limerick among the games discussed.
Jun 15, 2016
Conor Neville has returned from France, and brings with it a detailed analysis of why Irish fans are, in fact, The Best Fans In The World.™ We also have news of an exceptionally bitter Cristiano Ronaldo, and the return of our Bet of the Day. Follow us on twitter: @donnymahoney, @ConorNeville, @gcooney93.
Jun 14, 2016
The Euros Racket returns with The Takeaway from Ireland's draw with Sweden, along with the return of the runaway success that is our Bet of the Day. We're 2 from 2, so have a listen for the chance to win some dough. Find us on twitter: @gcooney93, @donnymahoney, @McCarthyMick. The Takeaway is brought to you by Four Star Pizza, who are giving customers the chance to score a double deal on their takeaway for all games during the Euros campaign. To take your half-time feasting to the next level, see fourstarpizza.ie or fourstarpizza.co.uk for more.’
Jun 13, 2016
This is your daily Euro 2016 podcast. On the second episode of The EUROS RACKET, Ireland and Sweden in finally here and it's like Christmas Eve. Conor is on the streets of Paris with some rowdy Irish fans and, after acing our first bet on Friday, we're back with another Ladbrokes Bet of the Day.
Jun 10, 2016
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.
Jun 9, 2016
On today's edition of the Racket, we discusses the Championship betting handicaps + a letter writer sticks it to the flag culture
Jun 8, 2016
Today's Racket previews the forthcoming punditry wars between BBC, RTE, TV3 and ITV, along with news of Gianluca Vialli falling victim to football's own version of Godwin's Law. We also have an incredibly tricky #StumpConor.
Jun 7, 2016
On today's edition of the Racket, we discussed the collapse of Donny's accumulator at the weekend and we interview Paul Gibson on the time Muhammad Ali wrote back to him.
Jun 3, 2016
On today's edition of the Racket, we talked about the weekend's betting handicaps + our sweepstakes draw
Jun 2, 2016
On today's show, we've an interview with Declan Lynch, Sunday Independent columnist and the author of new book 'The Ponzi Man'. We talk about the Euros, Liverpool, his new book and the strange world of online gambling. We also discuss what happened to the Joxer Goes To Stuttgart crew
Jun 1, 2016
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, @gcooney93.
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