Rugby TV & Podcast: Richie McCaw Film “Chasing Great” Director Michelle Walshe, Producer Cass Avery

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NEW YORK, NY – For Week 37 of our Fantasy Sports Network show, we welcome New Zealand’s highest-grossing documentary of all time coming to U.S. theaters. Director Michelle Walshe and Producer Cass Avery talk to Rugby Wrap Up host Matt McCarthy about the story of how a shy farm boy went on to be one of the greatest #rugby players of all time. Film footage is cut throughout the interview.


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If you’d like to schedule a screening for your club, shoot us an email us at with #ChasingGreat in the subject line.

Also, check out this week’s Six Nations banter with Irish Rugby Royalty’s George Hook, Martin “007” Pengelly of The Guardian, Steve “The Lizard” Lewis and host Matt McCarthy re the hottest of hot #6N points:

Eddie Jones’ blunders?
Scotland’sImperious Mongrels.
Finn Russell/Gregor Townsend
-The Westies of Hell’s Kitchen buying Ireland’s win over Wales
France’s Les Bleus & Mark Twain
-The Best Rugby Pub in NYC


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RWU Co-host Johnathan Wicklow Barberie is the contrived Kiwi rugby personality who can't go ANYWHERE without being asked for an autograph. He always obliges... Matt McCarthy handles the more serious interviews and handles the RWU Sports Desk.

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