Just where would Ireland have been without this great sportsman? And what will they do when their centre supreme bows out of top-flight rugby?
To many, the Irish skipper has done it all after leading his country to that long-awaited Grand Slam last year, going on to win the top club honour in the game with Leinster’s Heineken Cup triumph.
But still the 31-year-old’s hunger to achieve more seems undiminished.
(read the original article by Lyle Jackson)