Episode 47: Will Greenwood

February 19, 2018

This week Brian Moore's Full Contact went on tour to Royston Rugby Club to celebrate grassroots rugby.

World Cup winner Will Greenwood came along to take a look at how the NatWest Six Nations have been going so far - including why he thinks England's discipline isn't a majoy concern.

England and Saracens flanker, Hannah Gallagher, gave her analysis of the Women's Six Nations and told us about how she got into rugby. 

Plus, we were joined on stage by Mick Clark and Jamie Green of Royston Rugby Club to tell us about the work of NatWest's RugbyForce programme.


Episode 46: Rob Andrew, Martyn Williams, Reggie Corrigan, Craig Chalmers, and Maggie Alphonsi

February 12, 2018

Brian Moore and Rob Andrew are back to analyse the second round of NatWest Six Nations action, with a bonus Will Carling too.

They unpick England v Wales with Martyn Williams to get his thoughts on that TMO decision. Craig Chalmers tells us why we shouldn't be writing off Finn Russell just yet as he discusses Scotland v France. Plus we head to the Emerald Isle to speak to Reggie Corrigan who says he doesn't know what to make of Ireland just yet after their match against Italy.

And World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi gives her thoughts on who's stood out for England in the Women's Six Nations so far.


Episode 45: Rob Andrew, Gavin Hastings, Andrew Trimble, James Hook, Christian Scotland-Williamson, and Nick Heath

February 5, 2018

Brian Moore and Rob Andrew are back to go through the first weekend of the 2018 NatWest Six Nations.

Joining the show to analyse all the action are former Scotland full back Gavin Hastings, Ireland’s Andrew Trimble, and Wales’ James Hook.

Plus commentator Nick Heath goes through the first weekend of the Women’s Six Nations.

And some Super Bowl discussion as Brian caught up with NFL hopeful Christian Scotland-Williamson to discuss the Eagles incredible victory and his transition from rugby to American Football.


Bonus Podcast: Ben Te’o and Mike Brown

February 1, 2018

A bonus Brian Moore's Full Contact for you this week.

Listen to when Brian Moore went to the England Rugby training camp and spoke with Ben Te'o and Mike Brown about the upcoming NatWest 6 Nations tournament, Eddie Jones, and ice baths.


Episode 44: Rob Andrew, Shane Williams, Conor O’Shea, Mike Blair, Shane Byrne and Claire Purdy

January 29, 2018

As the Natwest 6 Nations fast approaches Brian is joined in the studio by Rob Andrew to attempt a prediction of what the 2018 tournament will bring.

To help them are Scotland’s assistant coach Mike Blair, former Ireland hooker Shane Byrne, former Welsh winger Shane Williams and Italy's head coach Conor O’Shea.

Plus World Cup Winner Claire Purdy goes through the Women’s 6 Nations.


Episode 43: Ben Coles, Alan Quinlan, Simon Halliday, Nigel Owens, and Kate Alder

January 22, 2018

Brian Moore is joined in the studio this week by Telegraph rugby writer, Ben Coles, to discuss the exhilarating weekend of European Cup action.

Brian and Ben speak with Munster and Ireland back rower, Alan Quinlan, on Ireland's Europe and 6 Nations chances. EPCR's Chairman, Simon Halliday, gives his take on the weekend and what they're doing to improve the tournaments. Plus Wasps Ladies Club Captain, Kate Alder, joins after her team ended Saracens unbeaten run.

And regular guest Nigel Owens is back to answer your questions on rugby’s laws and says you're allowed to ruck (so long as it's legal)!


Episode 42 - Maggie Alphonsi, Gareth Steenson, Dan Lyle, Danielle Waterman, Stephen Gemmell, Nigel Owens

January 15, 2018

Brian Moore is joined in the studio this weeks by former Saracens and England flanker, Maggie Alphonsi.

With them to discuss the weekend's action are Exeter fly-half, Gareth Steenson and England and Wasps full-back, Danielle Waterman.

Former USA captain, Dan Lyle, discusses the proposal for a team from America to join the Pro 14 competition, Scotland Technical Director, Stephen Gemmell discuss what the 'Super Six' is and referee Nigel Owens is back to discuss the laws of the game.


Episode 41 - James Simpson Daniel, Matt Perry, Nigel Owens, Mike Ross, and Giselle Mather

January 8, 2018

Brian Moore is joined in the studio this week by the former England and Gloucester winger, James Simpson Daniel.

With them to discuss the weekend's action are the former Bath full back Matt Perry and former Leinster prop Mike Ross.

Nigel Owens is back to discuss the role of the TMO. Plus Wasps Ladies coach Giselle Mather updates the podcast on how the Premier 15s are going.



Episode 40: Ben Ryan, Richard Wigglesworth, Nigel Owens, Sean Lamont, and George Robson

December 31, 2017

Brian Moore is joined in the studio by Ben Ryan, the man who coached the Fiji 7s team to Olympic Gold.

Speaking with them on the week's matches are England and Saracens’ scrum half Richard Wigglesworth and former Scotland full back Sean Lamont.

Nigel Owens is takes us through the slimming down of rugby’s laws. Whilst George Robson gives us a tactical breakdown of how to attack well in rugby.

Plus Ben and Brian go through some of the big moments of 2017 including the Lions, Exeter Chiefs Premiership crowning and a look ahead to the World Cup.



Episode 39: Mick Cleary, Bernard Jackman, Nigel Owens, James Simpson-Daniel, and Holly Myers

December 18, 2017

Joining Brian Moore in the studio this week is the Telegraph's Mick Cleary.

James Simpson Daniel discusses Gloucester's recent good form and ongoings behind the scenes.

Dragons continue to make headlines and their Head Coach, Bernard Jackman tells us all about the changes going on in the region.

Nigel Owens is back to answer those pesky rugby laws questions and talk about Joy Neville's debut.

Plus we get our regular update on the Premier 15s from Quins’ wing Holly Myers.