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The Buildup is our weekly podcast, in association with Ladbrokes, where we preview all the major sporting action for the weekend ahead. We'll be building the hype, whetting the appetite and making some bold predictions for everything that's happening across football, rugby, GAA and everything else in between.

 

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The Buildup is our weekly podcast, in association with Ladbrokes, where we preview all the major sporting action for the weekend ahead. We'll be building the hype, whetting the appetite and making some bold predictions for everything that's happening across football, rugby, GAA and everything else in between.

 

    The Buildup - Cutting Klopp Some Slack With Kevin Doyle

    The Buildup - Cutting Klopp Some Slack With Kevin Doyle

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris, Jason Quigley, and other top sporting pundits. 

    Kevin joins us this weekend to talk about the Premier League weekend on the back of a brilliant Champions League week. Can Liverpool bounce back from a horror show in Madrid, avoid losing 8 in a row at Anfield and get revenge on Aston Villa for their 7-2 trouncing earlier in the season? 

    He also plays 1-2-Free, where you can win €100 cash on Ladbrokes.com by selecting the correct score in three of this weekend's Premier League games. 

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

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    • 22 min
    The Buildup Masters Special - Tips & Preview With Mike Bailey

    The Buildup Masters Special - Tips & Preview With Mike Bailey

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris and Jason Quigley.

    This week, we're looking forward to the first Major Championship of 2021, The Masters at Augusta National. 

    The whole things kicks off on Thursday and we've got all the main contenders (and more than a couple of big outsiders!) covered with US golf reporter Mike Bailey, a man who never steered us wrong with his tips for the 2020 Majors. 

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 24 min
    The Buildup - The Heineken Cup Is Back!

    The Buildup - The Heineken Cup Is Back!

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris, Jason Quigley, and other top sporting pundits. 

    Stephen joins us this week to look ahead to Munster and Leinster's Heineken Cup Last 16 games this weekend on the back of a frustrating display for Munster in the Pro 14 final and yet another trophy for Leinster. 

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 27 min
    The Buildup - Ferris: Is This Munster's Time?

    The Buildup - Ferris: Is This Munster's Time?

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris, Jason Quigley, and other top sporting pundits. 

    Stephen joins us this week fresh off predicting Ireland to beat England, and all of the Six Nations results from last week, to look ahead to this weekend's Pro 14 final between Leinster and Munster. Silverware has been a long time coming for Munster, as has victory over Leinster. Could Saturday be the day? 

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 24 min
    The Buildup - Ferris On Stander And Ireland To Beat England!

    The Buildup - Ferris On Stander And Ireland To Beat England!

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris, Jason Quigley, and other top sporting pundits. 

    Stephen joins us this week with reaction to CJ Stander sudden retirement announcement today and to give his take on Ireland's final Six Nations game with England this Saturday. It's been a great Championship so far for the viewer, can Super Saturday live up to what's come before? 

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 36 min
    The Buildup: Road To Cheltenham - The Gold Cup

    The Buildup: Road To Cheltenham - The Gold Cup

    The Buildup, in association with Ladbrokes is our weekly podcast where we mark your card for the sporting action of the week ahead in the company of Ladbrokes ambassadors Kevin Doyle, Stephen Ferris, Jason Quigley, and other top sporting pundits. 

    The Road to Cheltenham is our new weekly series ahead of the Cheltenham Festival where we get you ready for the best racing week of the year with our horse racing guru, Aonghus Ó Maicín. In week 4, we're getting you set up for the big race of the week - the Gold Cup. Can Al Boum Photo make history with 3 in a row for Paul Townend and Willie Mullins?

    Get in touch with the show by emailing thegaffer@balls.ie or contact us @ballsdotie on Twitter or Instagram.

    Please bet responsibly, visit Dunlewey.net for further information.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings

OisinWalsh67 ,

Ireland vs Denmark tickets

Listen to the podcast every week. Savagely good

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Good listen to weekly

Good build up for the game 🇮🇪

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Great Listen

Great podcast, sound bunch of lads. Easy to listen to. COYBIG!

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