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Ronan O'Gara: Unguarded: My Life in Rugby

3.49  ·  Rating Details ·  76 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
One of Ireland's greatest ever players lays out his forthright views on the game he loves and his career in rugby with club and country.
Ronan O'Gara has been at the heart of Munster and Irish rugby for the past fifteen years. Now, as he comes to the end of a glittering playing career, it is time for him to reflect on those many successes and occasional failures with the s
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Paperback, 304 pages
Published June 24th 2014 by Transworld Ireland (first published November 7th 2013)
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Laura Crosse
Dec 28, 2013 Laura Crosse rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
These types of books are really only directed at true fans and there's no point in picking this up if all you're interested in is the gossip from inside the Irish or Munster squads because he doesn't give much away in that department. Now as much as I would have loved some more gossip I still really enjoyed this book. It basically tells O Gara's story of his last few years playing professional rugby and also touchs on him moving to France to coach Racing Metro.

I am a huge Ronan O Gara fan to th
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Barry Dorgan
Jan 15, 2014 Barry Dorgan rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Another poor sporting biography, complete waste of time. Last 2 chapters were slightly interesting about his move to Paris but the rest was terribly boring. Once again these sports stars give no real insight into what really happened. Avoid avoid avoid
Aj
Oct 06, 2014 Aj rated it liked it
I read this just after Paul McGrath's autobiography, the difference in confidence and self-belief between the two men is striking.

Overall an interesting insight into O'Gara's thoughts and how he works as well as some background from inside the dressing room.
Ita
Feb 17, 2014 Ita rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
loved learning more about the game of Rugby through his insight and I never read a more humble a person as ROG.
Michaelagh Tennyson
Jul 01, 2014 Michaelagh Tennyson rated it it was amazing
His first autobiography ended abruptly. This one carries on perfectly from it. A great insight into his life and his decision to retire!
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