IrishRugby.ie caught up with back rowers Jamie Heaslip and Stephen Ferris at Wednesday’s launch of the PricewaterhouseCoopers High Performance Select Group for 2008. Click on the links below to listen to the interviews.
Leinster number 8 Jamie Heaslip received a double boost this week as fresh from being included the extended Ireland squad for the 2008 RBS 6 Nations, he was named on Wednesday as one of 16 players involved in the new PricewaterhouseCoopers High Performance Select Group.
To hear Heaslip’s thoughts on both and Leinster’s must-win Heineken Cup clash with Leicester Tigers, please click here.
Currently fighting his way back to fitness after a knee injury, Ulster back rower Stephen Ferris is hopeful that he can continue on the path to further Test caps as a member of the HPSG. He was greatly heartened by Ulster’s Heineken Cup win over Bourgoin last Friday and is itching to get back involved with the province.
To hear Ferris’ opinions on his selection for the HPSG, Ulster’s current plight and what they can do to rediscover their form and the competition for places in Ireland’s back row, please click here.
For more information on the Pwc HPSG for 2008, please click here.