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'I Took Back Power': Ursula Jacob On Speaking Out Against Online Abuse

She's an All-Ireland winner, an All-Star winner and one of the top pundits on The Sunday Game, but Ursula Jacob has spent the last few months having to defend herself against online abuse. The reason? Her Wexford accent. The Sunday Game pundit spoke...
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11:15 AM - 16 Aug 2022



Dermot & Dave

'I Took Back Power': Ursula Jacob On Speaking Out Against Online Abuse

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11:15 AM - 16 Aug 2022

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She's an All-Ireland winner, an All-Star winner and one of the top pundits on The Sunday Game, but Ursula Jacob has spent the last few months having to defend herself against online abuse.

The reason? Her Wexford accent.

The Sunday Game pundit spoke out recently in a viral social media post where she called out social media accounts who had been targeting.

Speaking to Dermot and Dave, Ursula revealed why she decided to speak out, and the reaction she has seen since.

Ursula is taking part in the Hurling for Cancer Research charity match, taking place in St Conleth's Park on August 16th.


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