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Never Knocked Down

Sean Mannion is a boxer from Connemara who has been compared to Muhammad Ali - So, how did this quiet humble hero from the West of Ireland blaze a trail to a World Title shot in Madison Square Gardens in 1984? ...

Documentary maker: Richie Beirne

Richie Beirne was born in Roscommon and has worked in RTE RADIO 1 since 1996.

At present he is reporting into Arena RTE's flagship Culture/entertainment/ Arts programme and will be presenting Arena over Christmas. He has also made several award wining programmes in Documentaries and Features. He has worked right across the schedule reporting into Drivetime, Pat Kenny and every year follows the professional Tour of Ireland bike race for RTE Radio Sport.

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