Brick Walsh is the man you want in your MMA corner

In our weekly 'Getting To Know You' feature, Waterford hurler Noel Connors talks Netflix, movies, food and endorses the great GAA love affair with Marty Morrissey.

Brick Walsh is the man you want in your MMA corner

Q: Which professional athlete would you swap lives with?

A: Roger Federer — humble, family orientated and a true professional.

Q: Are you a Netflix/Box Office binger? Any recommendations?

A: Netflix, Making a Murderer is my recommendation.

Q: Technology you can’t live without?

A: My Mac — basically it can run the world…

Q: One team-mate you’d have in your corner in tag-team MMA?

A: Brick — incredible analyst and motivational speaker.

Q: The worst book/movie you forced yourself to read/watch all the way through?

A: The Martian… Awful.

Q: Favourite GAA pundit or commentator?

A: Marty… Everyone loves Marty.

Q: First sporting hero?

A: Ken McGrath, fortunate to line out beside him.

Q: Your last meal before training and first food afterwards?

A: Nuts, coffee, rice cakes and chicken — water obviously included — sweet potatoes, fish or meat and vegetables, protein shake and water.

Q: When did you last wear the county tracksuit top angling for a freebie?

A: When I met Michael Moynihan for lunch.

Q: What’s the one rule change you’d like brought into the game?

A: Maybe not a rule, but the addition of more games to the championship structure

Q: On Tinder? How soon do you let it slip you’re a countryman?

A: Nope, I’m more old school.

Q: Best nickname among your team-mates?

A: Shane Bennett — Worms — he loves sweets

Q: Five tracks for your ideal dressing room/training run playlist?

A: Walking on Cars — Speeding Cars; The Coronas — Someone Else’s Hands; Fleetwood Mac — Dreams; Sinéad O’Connor & The Chieftains — The Foggy Dew; Newton Faulkner’s — Dream Catch Me.

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