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Twenty Questions to a Usual Suspect - Baz

By BrianC
June 17 2003

The first time I met Baz was at Mulligans in Toulouse last October. He had brought a party of his clients over there to share the experience. We quickly named this "Corporate Craic." If any of his then clients are still prepared to do business with him.... well that is another story.

Meet the family

Twenty questions to a 'Usual Suspect'

Baz Of London Irish

Real Name Barry Buckley
Location Maidstone, Kent
Occupation Paper Broker

Movie(s) Carlito's Way. Heat. Bladerunner.
TV Programme(s) The League Of Gentlemen
Book(s) Anything by Len Deighton or Antony Beevor
Music The Pogues, UB40, New Order, Clapton, Led Zep.
Radio Station(s) None.
Food(s) Italian, Spanish, Indian
Drinks(s) AG, Stella, red wine, vodka.
Place(s) to visit Spain, Ireland.
How long supporting LI? 40+ years.
Best ever LI game (Excluding 2002 cup final) Quins v LI HC semi. Being able to see HQ from the stand and knowing we were going to the final. Tense day out.
Favourite LI experience off pitch (Excluding 2002 cup final) World Tour of Toulouse. My first overseas LI trip. Great city, great supporters, mighty craic.
How did you start supporting LI? Uncle took me to Sunbury as a wee slip of a lad.
What are your non-rugby pastimes? Fly fishing. Reading. Drinking.
Any Irish connection? Grandfather from Cork.
Most likely to say? I can sell you some.............
Least likely to say? I can't get hold of any.............
Tell us something about you we don't know. Used to play for West Hartlepool and left one of my kidneys on the playing field.

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