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Quickfire questions with Mayo hurler Shane Boland



Quickfire Questions

Name: Shane Boland
Club: Tooreen Age: 23
Occupation: Student

Tell us something about yourself we don’t know?

I’ve a massive fear of heights.

A night in, or a big night out?
Big night out!

What’s your favourite TV show?

Name three things that are always in your fridge?
Milk, eggs, the brother.

Which three guests would you invite to your dinner party?
Jurgen Klopp, Harvey Specter, David Harrison – three big characters!

Favourite cheat meal?
Hillbilly’s breast in a bun.

Who’s your ideal date?
Sophia Miacova

What makes you nervous?
Watching Kenny Feeney hit frees.

What’s been your worst holiday?
No bad memories – made the most of them all.

Biggest messer in the dressing room?
Toss up between Darren McTigue and Gary Nolan – no gear-bag or dinner is safe with them around.

What do you miss most about being a kid?
Not having to watch the bank account.

What’s your most prized possession?
Nicky Rackard medal.

Most under-rated hurler in Mayo?
Mark Phillips.

Last time you cried?
Last Saturday, cutting onions for the curry.

Best thing about being a Mayo hurler?
Opportunity to play in some of the finest grounds in the country.

Worst thing about being a Mayo hurler?
Training pitches.

Bet advice you ever got?
If you want to hurl, hurl, if you want to drink, drink, but you can’t do both.

Three things you’d bring to a desert Island?
My dog, hammock, good company – the last time I went to Achill I brought these.

Favourite Mayo hurler when you were a kid?
Adrian Freeman.

Describe yourself in three words?
Ambitious, positive, studious.


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