Long before he was managing Kilkenny to All Ireland Senior Hurling titles Brian Cody was teaching the skills of the game.

How about this piece of advice from a 22 year old Brian Cody - on how to catch a hurling ball.

When catching the ball it is important to catch it with your fingers and not in the palm of your hand.

'Skills of Hurling' was broadcast on 13 February 1976.

Catching the Ball