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Did you know? 5 terrific trivia facts about Ronan O’Gara

Legendary Ireland and Lions fly-half Ronan O’Gara is celebrating his birthday today, meaning there is no better time to go over some classic O’Gara trivia.
  • Ronan O’Gara was born in San Diego, California
  • He graduated with a B.A. and a master’s degree in Business Economics in 1999
  • The 40-year-old has five kids
  • His most respected opponent was England fly-half Jonny Wilkinson
  • O’Gara is the all-time highest points scorer for Ireland and is the fourth highest points scorer in the history of International Rugby Union
  • He loves Chinese food
  • He’s scored several match-winning dropped goals for Ireland, including in the 78th minute of the Wales vs Ireland match in the 2009 Six Nations Championship to secure the Grand Slam
  • His favourite actor is Morgan Freeman