Episode 32: Hugo Southwell, Mike Tindall, Nigel Melville, Richie Gray, Dafydd James, Paul Cooke

October 30, 2017

Brian Moore is joined this week by Hugo Southwell to discuss everything from the weekend's action to the English and Welsh forwards facing off.

Mike Tindall gives his reflection on Bath v Gloucester and who Eddie Jones should be picking as his back three.

Former Welsh wing Dafydd James updates us on the latest Pro 14 action and we hear from Paul Cooke as he rounds up the first set of fixtures from the Rugby League World Cup.

Richie Gray, arguably the world's leading collision coach, tells us what could be done to stop rugby's injury crisis.

Plus, RFU director of professional rugby, Nigel Melville, discusses the extended season proposals and development of the women's game.


Episode 31: Mick Cleary, Martyn Williams, Thomas Waldrom, Malcolm O’Kelly, Poppy Cleall

October 23, 2017

Brian is joined in the studio by the Telegraph's rugby correspondent, Mick Cleary this week.

After a second weekend of exhilarating European Cup action the boys are joined by Exeter Chiefs' Thomas Waldrom, former Lions and Wales flanker Martyn Williams, and the former Leinster and Ireland lock Malcolm O’Kelly.

Plus the Premier 15s were back underway after a short break and four try hero, Poppy Cleall reflects across Round 5's matches.



Episode 30: Craig Chalmers, Tom May, Shane Byrne, Maggie Alphonsi, Nicky Robinson

October 16, 2017

This week Brian Moore and Craig Chalmers look back on the first weekend of European Cup competition with the help of Tom May, Shane Byrne and Nick Robinson.

Plus Maggie Alphonsi tells us why she's so excited about the women's game getting a Barbarians team.


Episode 29: George Chuter, Lee Byrne, Nigel Owens, Emily Scarratt, Garry Schofield

October 9, 2017

This week Brian is in conversation with George Chuter, Lee Byrne, Nigel Owens, Emily Scarratt and Garry Schofield. Plus we speak to Rob Andrew about his new book which you can read extracts from in Telegraph all week.


Episode 28: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

October 2, 2017

Alongside Brian Moore this week to discuss the latest news and action from the world of rugby is James Simpson-Daniel.

We hear from James Haskell on that Marler incident and his thoughts on proposals to extend the season. We speak to Stephen Ferris to get his account of the Pro14 so far. Plus England captain, Sarah Hunter, talks through the women's Premier 15s third round, and Garry Schofield predicts his Super League champion.

And we have the return of Nigel Owens to the podcast.


Episode 27: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

September 26, 2017

Alongside Brian this week the Telegraph’s rugby news correspondent Gavin Mairs.

We speak with Newcastle Falcons' Director of Rugby, Dean Richards, and the RPA’s CEO Damien Hopley. We get a look at the PRO 14 with former Scarlet, Rupert Moon and Eorl Crabtree joins to give us a run down of the Super League play offs.

Plus stay tuned to the end to hear Brian's BIG rant.


Episode 26: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

September 18, 2017

Joining Brian Moore this week is former Scotland scrum half Rory Lawson.

This week guests include: Worcester captain Donncha O’Callaghan, European Rugby Chairman Simon Halliday, and former Ireland international Reggie Corrigan. As always we talk rugby league with Phil Caplan, and Quins coach Gary Street takes us through the first weekend of the women’s Premier 15s.


Episode 25: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

September 11, 2017

Joining Brian in the studio this week is former Quins and London Irish lock, George Robson.

We hear from Schalk Brits, Mark Cueto, James Downey and Craig Murdock to go over the week’s rugby union and league action. Plus we're looking ahead to Saracens v Falcons in Philadelphia.


Episode 24: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

September 4, 2017

World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi joins Brian in the studio to look back on the weekend's action. Also on board are Exeter Chief's fly half Gareth Steenson, Lee Radford the Challenge Cup winning coach of Hull FC, and former South African international Thinus Delport is on hand to discuss his home nation joining the PRO 14 tournament. 


Episode 23: Brian Moore’s Full Contact

July 9, 2017
Former Scotland scrum half Rory Lawson joins Brian for the final episode of the season to review the Lions' drawn series with New Zealand.

Helping them look back this week are Michael Owen, Ben Ryan, and former All Black Scott Hamilton. Maggie Alphonsi talks the Women's World Cup plus we have our final Team Behind The Team feature.